The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 96 95 91
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 1 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.079% 0.74% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 2.70% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 6
Average salary £50,000 £43,250 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.60% +67.96%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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 Edinburgh region.

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
348 370 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.36% 27.47% 24.55%
Number of salaries quoted 229 248 195
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

MCITP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

MCITP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (91.67%) MCSE
3 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (75.00%) Citrix
4 9 (75.00%) Windows
4 9 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (75.00%) Finance
4 9 (75.00%) VMware
4 9 (75.00%) Retail
4 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (75.00%) Line Management
4 9 (75.00%) Data Centre
4 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) MySQL
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (16.67%) MCSA
6 2 (16.67%) OLTP
6 2 (16.67%) MCTS
6 2 (16.67%) Replication
6 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) OLTP
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
1 9 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 9 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 9 (75.00%) Consultant
1 9 (75.00%) Support Consultant
1 9 (75.00%) Wintel Consultant
1 9 (75.00%) Wintel Support
2 3 (25.00%) DBA
3 2 (16.67%) MySQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
1 9 (75.00%) Line Management
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (91.67%) MCSE
3 2 (16.67%) MCSA
3 2 (16.67%) MCTS
4 1 (8.33%) MCDBA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Citrix
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle