The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 15 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.17% 0.70% -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.56% 1.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
MCITP
County Antrim

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

Qualifications Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
18 78 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 39.13% 54.55% 26.53%
Number of salaries quoted 12 37 29
Average salary £35,000 £26,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -21.21%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

MCITP
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

MCITP Salary Trend in Belfast

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) MCSA
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (50.00%) MCTS
4 3 (50.00%) Network Security
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (33.33%) DHCP
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
6 1 (16.67%) SLA
6 1 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) MCSA
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) MCTS
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix