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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank - 34 27
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 0 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 0.43% 5.66%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.47% 17.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 12
Average salary - £39,000 £36,556
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.68%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
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
52 68 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 33.55% 29.06% 32.45%
Number of salaries quoted 50 52 71
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,420
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +19.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £70,000
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 23 January 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) WAP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) iPad

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco