The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank - 51 53
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 0 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - 1.97% 2.91%
As % of the Qualifications category - 5.23% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 14
Average salary - £42,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.82%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
MCITP
Hertfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
156 153 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 29.83% 37.59% 31.39%
Number of salaries quoted 128 136 113
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

MCITP
Salary Trend in Watford

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

MCITP Salary Trend in Watford

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (89.47%) VMware
3 14 (73.68%) MCSE
4 12 (63.16%) MS Excel
4 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
4 12 (63.16%) CCNA
4 12 (63.16%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (57.89%) Hyper-V
5 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
6 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
6 10 (52.63%) MCSA
6 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (47.37%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (47.37%) Office 365
7 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (47.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (47.37%) Project Management
7 9 (47.37%) Cisco
7 9 (47.37%) CCNP
8 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
8 7 (36.84%) Citrix
9 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (26.32%) Yammer
10 5 (26.32%) Lync
10 5 (26.32%) SAN

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
1 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (47.37%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
4 5 (26.32%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (63.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) Office 365
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (26.32%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Support Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (31.58%) Pre Sales Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Consultant
3 5 (26.32%) Project Consultant
3 5 (26.32%) Project Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Root Cause Analysis
1 9 (47.37%) Project Management
2 2 (10.53%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (73.68%) MCSE
3 12 (63.16%) CCNA
3 12 (63.16%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (52.63%) MCSA
5 9 (47.37%) CCNP
6 3 (15.79%) CCA
6 3 (15.79%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (5.26%) MCTS
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Hyper-V
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) XenApp
3 2 (10.53%) XenServer
3 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
3 2 (10.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco
4 7 (36.84%) Citrix
5 2 (10.53%) HP
5 2 (10.53%) NetApp
5 2 (10.53%) IBM