The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 49 47 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.21% 0.72% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.93% 3.13% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-8.53% +10.81%
MCITP
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Qualifications Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
101 64 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 31.86% 23.10% 46.45%
Number of salaries quoted 86 60 95
Average salary £37,500 £36,625 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% +1.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCITP across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

MCITP
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCITP across the Bedford region.

MCITP Salary Trend in Bedford

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing MCITP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCITP.

1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (92.31%) MCSE
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
4 10 (76.92%) VMware
4 10 (76.92%) Windows
4 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
4 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (69.23%) Hyper-V
5 9 (69.23%) HP
6 7 (53.85%) Firewall
7 6 (46.15%) IPsec
7 6 (46.15%) Dell
7 6 (46.15%) Kerberos
7 6 (46.15%) NFS
7 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
7 6 (46.15%) DNS
7 6 (46.15%) MCTS
7 6 (46.15%) PKI
8 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
8 5 (38.46%) HP SIM
8 5 (38.46%) IBM
8 5 (38.46%) Server Monitoring
8 5 (38.46%) ITIL
8 5 (38.46%) VB.NET
8 5 (38.46%) .NET
8 5 (38.46%) LDAP
8 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
8 5 (38.46%) Finance
8 5 (38.46%) CA
8 5 (38.46%) MOM

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing MCITP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCITP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (23.08%) Lync
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) IPsec
2 6 (46.15%) Kerberos
2 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 6 (46.15%) DNS
3 5 (38.46%) LDAP
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Consultant
1 6 (46.15%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Support
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) PKI
2 3 (23.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Server Monitoring
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
1 5 (38.46%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (92.31%) MCSE
3 6 (46.15%) MCTS
4 3 (23.08%) NCDA
4 3 (23.08%) NCIE
4 3 (23.08%) VCAP
4 3 (23.08%) VTSP
4 3 (23.08%) VCDX
4 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (7.69%) CCNA
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
1 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (69.23%) Hyper-V
3 6 (46.15%) NFS
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) HP SIM
1 5 (38.46%) MOM
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
3 9 (69.23%) HP
4 6 (46.15%) Dell
5 5 (38.46%) IBM
5 5 (38.46%) CA
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco
7 3 (23.08%) Veeam
7 3 (23.08%) NetApp