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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 162 127 116
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -11
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 18 45 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.49% 1.33% 1.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.91% 6.22% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 18 40 17
Average salary £24,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £30,000 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
940 723 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.71% 21.30% 21.12%
Number of salaries quoted 769 578 465
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 44 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (95.45%) Microsoft
3 41 (93.18%) MCSE
4 40 (90.91%) Active Directory
5 39 (88.64%) VMware
5 39 (88.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 37 (84.09%) Citrix
7 36 (81.82%) SQL Server
8 35 (79.55%) MS Exchange
8 35 (79.55%) Hyper-V
9 33 (75.00%) MS Excel
10 32 (72.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 30 (68.18%) MCSA
11 30 (68.18%) SAN
12 29 (65.91%) SharePoint
12 29 (65.91%) vSphere
13 28 (63.64%) XenDesktop
13 28 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2003
13 28 (63.64%) CCA
13 28 (63.64%) Citrix Certification
13 28 (63.64%) Cisco
14 26 (59.09%) VoIP
15 24 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2013
16 23 (52.27%) XenApp
16 23 (52.27%) XenServer
16 23 (52.27%) Veeam
16 23 (52.27%) Riverbed
16 23 (52.27%) Backup Exec
16 23 (52.27%) Wireless
16 23 (52.27%) Dell

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 35 (79.55%) MS Exchange
2 29 (65.91%) SharePoint
3 28 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2003
4 24 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (6.82%) Lync
8 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 33 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (68.18%) SAN
2 26 (59.09%) VoIP
3 23 (52.27%) Wireless
4 5 (11.36%) WAAS
4 5 (11.36%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (6.82%) DHCP
5 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.82%) DNS
6 2 (4.55%) PBX
7 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.27%) VLAN
7 1 (2.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.55%) DTS
General
1 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) 3rd Line Support
2 18 (40.91%) Technical Support
3 16 (36.36%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 10 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (18.18%) Server Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Virtualisation Architect
6 5 (11.36%) Storage Architect
6 5 (11.36%) Storage Solutions Architect
6 5 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Architect
6 5 (11.36%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) SQL DBA
8 2 (4.55%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) DBA
8 2 (4.55%) Sales Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) HTML
1 2 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) CLARiiON
1 5 (11.36%) Celerra
2 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.82%) Replication
3 2 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
2 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (9.09%) ITIL
2 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
2 3 (6.82%) Incident Management
2 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
2 3 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (4.55%) Identity Management
3 2 (4.55%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (93.18%) MCSE
3 32 (72.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 30 (68.18%) MCSA
5 28 (63.64%) CCA
5 28 (63.64%) Citrix Certification
6 21 (47.73%) MCP
7 8 (18.18%) MCTS
8 5 (11.36%) NCDA
8 5 (11.36%) NCIE
8 5 (11.36%) VCAP
8 5 (11.36%) VTSP
8 5 (11.36%) CCIA
8 5 (11.36%) CCEA
9 4 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (6.82%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 39 (88.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (79.55%) Hyper-V
4 29 (65.91%) vSphere
5 28 (63.64%) XenDesktop
6 23 (52.27%) XenApp
6 23 (52.27%) XenServer
7 5 (11.36%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 23 (52.27%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 39 (88.64%) VMware
3 37 (84.09%) Citrix
4 28 (63.64%) Cisco
5 23 (52.27%) Dell
5 23 (52.27%) Veeam
5 23 (52.27%) Riverbed
6 5 (11.36%) 3PAR
6 5 (11.36%) EMC
6 5 (11.36%) NetApp
7 3 (6.82%) Oracle