The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 78 81 92
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 21 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.82% 1.03% 1.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.42% 5.13% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 10
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,646 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-8.53% +12.32%
MCITP
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
327 195 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.31% 20.06% 35.42%
Number of salaries quoted 290 182 344
Average salary £37,500 £36,625 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% -14.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

MCITP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

MCITP Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

MCITP
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCITP across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

MCITP Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

MCITP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -3 7 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Luton -8 5 £65,000 +30.00%
Shefford - 5 £30,000 -
MCITP
East of England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 34 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (85.29%) Windows
2 29 (85.29%) VMware
3 26 (76.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (64.71%) Active Directory
5 20 (58.82%) MCSE
6 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
7 16 (47.06%) SAN
7 16 (47.06%) Firewall
7 16 (47.06%) MCTS
8 14 (41.18%) TCP/IP
9 12 (35.29%) Cisco
9 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
9 12 (35.29%) HP
9 12 (35.29%) Hyper-V
10 11 (32.35%) ITIL
10 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (29.41%) Windows 7
11 10 (29.41%) VMware ESX
12 9 (26.47%) CCNA
12 9 (26.47%) Project Management
12 9 (26.47%) Internet
12 9 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (23.53%) Mentoring
14 7 (20.59%) Office 365
14 7 (20.59%) Dell
14 7 (20.59%) NFS
14 7 (20.59%) DNS

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.71%) IIS
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (11.76%) Lync
4 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.94%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (47.06%) SAN
1 16 (47.06%) Firewall
2 14 (41.18%) TCP/IP
3 9 (26.47%) Internet
4 7 (20.59%) DNS
5 6 (17.65%) Kerberos
5 6 (17.65%) IPsec
5 6 (17.65%) NAS
6 5 (14.71%) LDAP
7 4 (11.76%) Network Security
8 2 (5.88%) WAN
8 2 (5.88%) DHCP
9 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
9 1 (2.94%) LAN
9 1 (2.94%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Network Engineer
1 9 (26.47%) Support Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Consultant
3 6 (17.65%) Network Support Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Technical Specialist
3 6 (17.65%) Network Support
4 5 (14.71%) SQL DBA
4 5 (14.71%) DBA
4 5 (14.71%) Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Storage Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior DBA
7 1 (2.94%) Wintel Support
7 1 (2.94%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) PKI
2 4 (11.76%) Clustering
3 3 (8.82%) Replication
4 1 (2.94%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 29 (85.29%) Windows
2 22 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (29.41%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) ITIL
2 9 (26.47%) Project Management
3 8 (23.53%) Mentoring
4 5 (14.71%) Dimensional Modelling
4 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.71%) Refactoring
4 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
4 5 (14.71%) Data Modelling
4 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (14.71%) Server Monitoring
4 5 (14.71%) Kimball Methodology
4 5 (14.71%) Database Security
5 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity
5 3 (8.82%) Migration
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.94%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.94%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
2 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
2 5 (14.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (58.82%) MCSE
3 16 (47.06%) MCTS
4 9 (26.47%) CCNA
4 9 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (17.65%) MCSA
6 6 (17.65%) Degree
7 4 (11.76%) CCA
7 4 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (11.76%) NCDA
7 4 (11.76%) NCIE
7 4 (11.76%) VCAP
8 3 (8.82%) VCDX
8 3 (8.82%) VTSP
8 3 (8.82%) CCNP
9 2 (5.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (76.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (64.71%) Active Directory
3 12 (35.29%) Hyper-V
4 10 (29.41%) VMware ESX
5 7 (20.59%) NFS
6 4 (11.76%) XenDesktop
6 4 (11.76%) XenApp
7 2 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (5.88%) vSphere
7 2 (5.88%) XenServer
8 1 (2.94%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (2.94%) vCloud
8 1 (2.94%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) HP SIM
1 5 (14.71%) MOM
2 3 (8.82%) SCCM
3 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (85.29%) VMware
2 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 12 (35.29%) Cisco
3 12 (35.29%) HP
4 7 (20.59%) Dell
5 5 (14.71%) CA
5 5 (14.71%) Citrix
5 5 (14.71%) IBM
6 4 (11.76%) NetApp
6 4 (11.76%) Veeam
7 2 (5.88%) EMC
8 1 (2.94%) AppSense
8 1 (2.94%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.94%) PlateSpin
8 1 (2.94%) CommVault
8 1 (2.94%) 3Com
8 1 (2.94%) Symantec