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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 91 105 72
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -33
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 1 9 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.086% 0.74% 2.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.39% 2.57% 10.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 33
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +8.59%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
257 350 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 22.10% 28.64% 25.61%
Number of salaries quoted 208 335 271
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) MCP
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE
4 2 (40.00%) MCSA
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) VBScript
5 1 (20.00%) VB
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) Flash

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Intranet
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) LIMS
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
1 1 (20.00%) VB
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) MCP
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE
4 2 (40.00%) MCSA
5 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (20.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) FalconStor
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) CA
2 1 (20.00%) CommVault