The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 31 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 3 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.42% 1.04% 1.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.35% 3.41% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £30,000 £39,000 £30,840
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +26.45%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
MCITP
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
69 88 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 32.70% 30.56% 41.12%
Number of salaries quoted 54 62 98
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £22,716
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

MCITP
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

MCITP Salary Trend in Aberdeen

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) iPad
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) iPhone
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) WAP
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
5 1 (16.67%) Apple
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) OLAP
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) WAP
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (33.33%) iPhone
1 2 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V2
2 1 (16.67%) Database Security
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) MCDBA
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Apple