The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 129 123 120
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 52 32 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.37% 1.21% 1.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.49% 4.69% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 27
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £27,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
MCITP
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
948 682 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.04% 25.85% 23.41%
Number of salaries quoted 791 509 518
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

MCITP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

MCITP Salary Trend in Leeds

MCITP
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCITP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

MCITP Salary Histogram in Leeds

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 94 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 85 (90.43%) Microsoft
3 84 (89.36%) MCSE
4 72 (76.60%) Windows
5 67 (71.28%) Active Directory
6 66 (70.21%) VMware
7 63 (67.02%) VMware Infrastructure
8 54 (57.45%) MS Excel
9 51 (54.26%) MS Exchange
10 48 (51.06%) Citrix
11 41 (43.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 39 (41.49%) Windows Server 2008
12 39 (41.49%) Hyper-V
13 37 (39.36%) SAN
14 33 (35.11%) MCTS
15 30 (31.91%) MCSA
16 29 (30.85%) ITIL
17 27 (28.72%) SQL Server
17 27 (28.72%) Windows Server 2003
18 25 (26.60%) NetApp
18 25 (26.60%) DNS
19 24 (25.53%) Citrix Certification
19 24 (25.53%) Exchange Server 2010
20 23 (24.47%) Lync
20 23 (24.47%) Windows Server 2012
20 23 (24.47%) CCA
20 23 (24.47%) Clustering
21 22 (23.40%) SharePoint
22 21 (22.34%) Cisco
23 20 (21.28%) vSphere

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 51 (54.26%) MS Exchange
2 24 (25.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (24.47%) Lync
4 22 (23.40%) SharePoint
5 15 (15.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (7.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (4.26%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (4.26%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (4.26%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (4.26%) IIS
10 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 54 (57.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.32%) MS Office
3 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.06%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.57%) Office 365
2 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 37 (39.36%) SAN
2 25 (26.60%) DNS
3 14 (14.89%) Unified Communications
4 12 (12.77%) Firewall
5 11 (11.70%) VPN
5 11 (11.70%) PBX
5 11 (11.70%) DHCP
5 11 (11.70%) DMZ
6 9 (9.57%) TCP/IP
7 7 (7.45%) MPLS
7 7 (7.45%) Internet
7 7 (7.45%) PSTN
7 7 (7.45%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (7.45%) WAAS
8 5 (5.32%) SMTP
8 5 (5.32%) H.323
9 4 (4.26%) NAS
10 3 (3.19%) Cisco IPT
10 3 (3.19%) IP Telephony
11 2 (2.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (28.72%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (7.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.06%) EDRMS
General
1 8 (8.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (34.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (23.40%) Consultant
3 19 (20.21%) 3rd Line Support
4 13 (13.83%) Microsoft Consultant
5 10 (10.64%) Architect
5 10 (10.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (9.57%) Server Support
6 9 (9.57%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 8 (8.51%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (7.45%) Support Engineer
8 7 (7.45%) Storage Solutions Architect
8 7 (7.45%) Virtualisation Architect
8 7 (7.45%) Storage Architect
9 5 (5.32%) Communications Manager
10 4 (4.26%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 4 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (4.26%) Sales Consultant
10 4 (4.26%) Server Engineer
11 3 (3.19%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.32%) LAMP
2 1 (1.06%) HTML
2 1 (1.06%) XML
2 1 (1.06%) XSLT
2 1 (1.06%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.47%) Clustering
2 14 (14.89%) Management Information System
2 14 (14.89%) Blackberry
3 8 (8.51%) Celerra
3 8 (8.51%) CLARiiON
4 7 (7.45%) CMDB
4 7 (7.45%) EqualLogic
5 4 (4.26%) PKI
6 1 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 72 (76.60%) Windows
2 39 (41.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (28.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (24.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (7.45%) Windows XP
6 6 (6.38%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.26%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.06%) Linux
8 1 (1.06%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.85%) ITIL
2 17 (18.09%) Change Management
3 12 (12.77%) Technical Architecture
3 12 (12.77%) Load Balancing
4 11 (11.70%) DevOps
4 11 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (7.45%) Service Delivery
6 5 (5.32%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.26%) ITIL V3
7 4 (4.26%) Migration
7 4 (4.26%) Identity Management
8 3 (3.19%) Data Protection
9 2 (2.13%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (2.13%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (2.13%) Project Management
10 1 (1.06%) PRINCE
10 1 (1.06%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.06%) Data Management
10 1 (1.06%) TOGAF
10 1 (1.06%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.70%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.32%) SQL
3 4 (4.26%) C
4 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 94 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 84 (89.36%) MCSE
3 41 (43.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 33 (35.11%) MCTS
5 30 (31.91%) MCSA
6 24 (25.53%) Citrix Certification
7 23 (24.47%) CCA
8 19 (20.21%) NCDA
9 11 (11.70%) CCEE
9 11 (11.70%) VCAP
9 11 (11.70%) CCIA
9 11 (11.70%) MCP
10 9 (9.57%) NCIE
11 8 (8.51%) CCEA
12 7 (7.45%) VTSP
13 6 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (6.38%) CCNA
14 3 (3.19%) Degree
15 1 (1.06%) CCDA
15 1 (1.06%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) SLA
1 3 (3.19%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 67 (71.28%) Active Directory
2 63 (67.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (41.49%) Hyper-V
4 20 (21.28%) vSphere
4 20 (21.28%) XenDesktop
5 11 (11.70%) XenApp
6 7 (7.45%) vCloud
7 6 (6.38%) UAG
8 3 (3.19%) XenServer
8 3 (3.19%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.06%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.06%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.06%) Xen
10 1 (1.06%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (21.28%) SCCM
2 5 (5.32%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.19%) SCOM
4 2 (2.13%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.13%) MOM
4 2 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.06%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 85 (90.43%) Microsoft
2 66 (70.21%) VMware
3 48 (51.06%) Citrix
4 25 (26.60%) NetApp
5 21 (22.34%) Cisco
6 9 (9.57%) Symantec
6 9 (9.57%) Dell
6 9 (9.57%) EMC
7 8 (8.51%) 3PAR
8 7 (7.45%) Brocade
8 7 (7.45%) Mitel
8 7 (7.45%) Siemens
8 7 (7.45%) Polycom
9 5 (5.32%) HP
10 2 (2.13%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.06%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.06%) CommVault
11 1 (1.06%) IBM
11 1 (1.06%) Veeam