The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 81 97 82
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 27 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.94% 0.35% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.47% 1.45% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 2
Average salary £34,000 £33,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% -21.17%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
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 Glasgow region.

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
285 276 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.43% 24.21% 30.76%
Number of salaries quoted 176 192 140
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,850 £27,096
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

MCITP
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

MCITP Salary Trend in Glasgow

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 34 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (73.53%) Windows
3 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
4 21 (61.76%) MCSE
5 20 (58.82%) MS Excel
6 16 (47.06%) MS Exchange
7 15 (44.12%) VMware
7 15 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (41.18%) SAN
9 13 (38.24%) MCTS
10 12 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2007
10 12 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (35.29%) MCSA
10 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
12 9 (26.47%) Degree
13 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
13 8 (23.53%) ISEB
14 5 (14.71%) ITIL
15 4 (11.76%) IBM Notes
15 4 (11.76%) Lotus
15 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
16 3 (8.82%) Lync
16 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certified Architect
16 3 (8.82%) Office 365
16 3 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
16 3 (8.82%) Citrix
16 3 (8.82%) HP

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 16 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 12 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.76%) IBM Notes
4 3 (8.82%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (58.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) SAN
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) VLAN
2 1 (2.94%) VPN
2 1 (2.94%) SSL
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) Applications Specialist
3 7 (20.59%) Consultant
4 6 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Service Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) IT Support
5 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Senior IT Support
8 2 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (73.53%) Windows
2 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) ITIL
2 3 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.94%) TOGAF
4 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (61.76%) MCSE
3 13 (38.24%) MCTS
4 12 (35.29%) MCSA
5 9 (26.47%) Degree
6 8 (23.53%) ISEB
7 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 3 (8.82%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.94%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) XenApp
3 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 15 (44.12%) VMware
3 4 (11.76%) Lotus
4 3 (8.82%) HP
4 3 (8.82%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) Twitter