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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 26 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 3 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.13% 2.21% 2.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.95% 5.26% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 7
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.86%
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
76 114 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 28.68% 41.91% 34.72%
Number of salaries quoted 48 92 79
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £63,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 September 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (25.00%) Apple
4 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) iPhone
4 1 (25.00%) iPad
4 1 (25.00%) Lync
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL V2
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Database Security
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) OLAP
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) iPhone
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V2
1 1 (25.00%) Database Security
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MCDBA
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Apple