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 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 42 56 54
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 30 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.48% 1.58% 2.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.23% 5.08% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 29 5 10
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,600 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-8.53% +12.32%
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
197 118 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 36.01% 31.13% 22.19%
Number of salaries quoted 138 95 56
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

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

MCITP Salary Histogram in Watford

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 55 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 44 (80.00%) Windows
3 36 (65.45%) MCSE
3 36 (65.45%) MS Excel
4 35 (63.64%) VMware
5 31 (56.36%) MS Exchange
6 24 (43.64%) SAN
7 23 (41.82%) Active Directory
8 22 (40.00%) Hyper-V
8 22 (40.00%) Lync
8 22 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 21 (38.18%) Citrix
10 20 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (34.55%) Office 365
11 19 (34.55%) CCNA
12 18 (32.73%) SCCM
12 18 (32.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 17 (30.91%) Firewall
14 16 (29.09%) MCSA
14 16 (29.09%) Exchange Server 2007
14 16 (29.09%) Exchange Server 2013
14 16 (29.09%) XenApp
14 16 (29.09%) XenDesktop
15 15 (27.27%) SharePoint
15 15 (27.27%) Cisco
16 14 (25.45%) CCNP
16 14 (25.45%) HP
16 14 (25.45%) SQL

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 31 (56.36%) MS Exchange
2 22 (40.00%) Lync
2 22 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (29.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 16 (29.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (27.27%) SharePoint
5 5 (9.09%) SAS
6 1 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 36 (65.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (34.55%) Office 365
2 13 (23.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (43.64%) SAN
2 17 (30.91%) Firewall
3 12 (21.82%) iSCSI
4 11 (20.00%) VPN
5 6 (10.91%) LAN
6 5 (9.09%) DNS
6 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 5 (9.09%) NAS
6 5 (9.09%) NetScaler
7 4 (7.27%) Unified Communications
7 4 (7.27%) Network Security
7 4 (7.27%) ADSL
7 4 (7.27%) Ethernet
7 4 (7.27%) PBX
8 2 (3.64%) WAN
9 1 (1.82%) Internet
9 1 (1.82%) HTTP
9 1 (1.82%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (5.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (50.91%) Consultant
2 15 (27.27%) Technical Consultant
3 14 (25.45%) Project Engineer
4 13 (23.64%) Support Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) Technical Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) Project Consultant
5 7 (12.73%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) IT Support
7 4 (7.27%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) Sales Consultant
8 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) EqualLogic
3 2 (3.64%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 44 (80.00%) Windows
2 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.27%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.82%) NetWare
5 1 (1.82%) Linux
5 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.18%) Project Management
2 9 (16.36%) Time Management
2 9 (16.36%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (14.55%) Migration
4 5 (9.09%) Network Design
5 4 (7.27%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (7.27%) Identity Management
5 4 (7.27%) Data Security
6 3 (5.45%) CRM
6 3 (5.45%) ITIL
7 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.82%) Change Management
8 1 (1.82%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.82%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.82%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.82%) High Availability
8 1 (1.82%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.82%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.45%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 55 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (65.45%) MCSE
3 20 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (34.55%) CCNA
5 18 (32.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 16 (29.09%) MCSA
7 14 (25.45%) CCNP
8 12 (21.82%) MCTS
9 10 (18.18%) VCAP
9 10 (18.18%) NCDA
10 9 (16.36%) NCIE
10 9 (16.36%) MCP
11 6 (10.91%) CCA
11 6 (10.91%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (7.27%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (41.82%) Active Directory
2 22 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 20 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (29.09%) XenApp
4 16 (29.09%) XenDesktop
5 13 (23.64%) vSphere
6 11 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (20.00%) XenServer
7 5 (9.09%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (32.73%) SCCM
2 10 (18.18%) SCOM
3 4 (7.27%) NetBackup
3 4 (7.27%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.82%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.82%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 44 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 35 (63.64%) VMware
3 21 (38.18%) Citrix
4 15 (27.27%) Cisco
5 14 (25.45%) HP
6 13 (23.64%) NetApp
7 11 (20.00%) Dell
8 9 (16.36%) EMC
8 9 (16.36%) IBM
9 5 (9.09%) Juniper
9 5 (9.09%) WatchGuard
10 4 (7.27%) Veeam
10 4 (7.27%) PlateSpin
10 4 (7.27%) Symantec
11 1 (1.82%) BMC
11 1 (1.82%) CA
11 1 (1.82%) Novell
11 1 (1.82%) Apple