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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 73 48 51
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +3
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 1 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.16% 2.70% 2.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.52% 7.09% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 12
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
191 141 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 31.36% 38.01% 32.15%
Number of salaries quoted 160 131 97
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 £27,500 £26,500 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 24 December 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 29 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (96.55%) Windows
3 22 (75.86%) VMware
4 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
5 19 (65.52%) MCSE
6 17 (58.62%) MS Excel
6 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
7 15 (51.72%) MS Exchange
7 15 (51.72%) CCNA
7 15 (51.72%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (48.28%) Hyper-V
9 12 (41.38%) MCSA
9 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (41.38%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (37.93%) Citrix
10 11 (37.93%) Project Management
10 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2013
11 10 (34.48%) SharePoint
11 10 (34.48%) Cisco
11 10 (34.48%) CCNP
11 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (34.48%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (34.48%) Office 365
12 9 (31.03%) SAN
13 7 (24.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (24.14%) MCTS
13 7 (24.14%) Lync
14 6 (20.69%) SQL
14 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 15 (51.72%) MS Exchange
2 12 (41.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (34.48%) SharePoint
5 7 (24.14%) Lync
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (58.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (34.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) SAN
2 2 (6.90%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (10.34%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Consultant
1 10 (34.48%) Support Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Project Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Project Consultant
2 7 (24.14%) Pre Sales Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (17.24%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 28 (96.55%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Project Management
2 10 (34.48%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (10.34%) CRM
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (6.90%) Time Management
5 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (65.52%) MCSE
3 15 (51.72%) CCNA
3 15 (51.72%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (41.38%) MCSA
5 10 (34.48%) CCNP
6 7 (24.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (24.14%) MCTS
7 5 (17.24%) CCA
7 5 (17.24%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (6.90%) NCDA
8 2 (6.90%) NCIE
8 2 (6.90%) VCAP
9 1 (3.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
2 14 (48.28%) Hyper-V
3 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (13.79%) XenApp
4 4 (13.79%) XenServer
4 4 (13.79%) XenDesktop
4 4 (13.79%) vSphere
5 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) SCOM
2 2 (6.90%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.90%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) VMware
2 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
3 11 (37.93%) Citrix
4 10 (34.48%) Cisco
5 4 (13.79%) NetApp
5 4 (13.79%) HP
6 2 (6.90%) Dell
6 2 (6.90%) EMC
6 2 (6.90%) Symantec
6 2 (6.90%) IBM
6 2 (6.90%) PlateSpin
6 2 (6.90%) Veeam