The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 17 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -3
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.75% 0.49% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.55% 1.00% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
MCITP
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
22 100 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 38.60% 48.54% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 16 46 30
Average salary £35,000 £26,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% -19.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £18,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £34,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

MCITP
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

MCITP Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

MCITP
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +23 1 £30,000 -
MCITP
UK

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) MCSA
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (50.00%) MCTS
4 3 (50.00%) Network Security
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (33.33%) DHCP
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
6 1 (16.67%) SLA
6 1 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) MCSA
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) MCTS
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix