The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 83 66 59
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 1 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.12% 0.77% 1.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.44% 2.48% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 5
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -4.76%
MCITP
South Wales

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

Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
227 202 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.80% 31.08% 24.49%
Number of salaries quoted 209 180 127
Average salary £37,000 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.12% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

MCITP
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

MCITP Salary Trend in Cardiff

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 3 (60.00%) MCSA
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) Lync
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (40.00%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) Internet

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (60.00%) Lync
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (40.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (40.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint