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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 100 94 90
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 9 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.60% 0.24% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.18% 1.00% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £28,750 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.30% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-8.53% +12.32%
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
413 299 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.76% 24.02% 30.34%
Number of salaries quoted 245 176 254
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,650 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 16 September 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) MCSE
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (93.33%) DNS
3 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (80.00%) Citrix
4 12 (80.00%) MS Excel
4 12 (80.00%) Clustering
4 12 (80.00%) Finance
4 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 3 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (20.00%) MCSA
5 3 (20.00%) VPN
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Intune
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (13.33%) IaaS
6 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (13.33%) Office 365
6 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
6 2 (13.33%) LAN
6 2 (13.33%) VoIP

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (80.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) IaaS
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) VPN
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) VoIP
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
1 12 (80.00%) Server Support
1 12 (80.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (80.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Debian
6 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) MCSE
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Intune
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco