The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 115 91 119
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +28
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 32 44 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.24% 1.75% 1.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.02% 4.91% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 17 41 20
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £34,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
MCITP
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1058 897 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 40.90% 35.71% 35.64%
Number of salaries quoted 600 633 626
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MCITP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

MCITP Salary Trend in Reading

MCITP
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCITP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

MCITP Salary Histogram in Reading

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 56 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 56 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (78.57%) MCSE
3 35 (62.50%) Windows
3 35 (62.50%) VMware
3 35 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 27 (48.21%) Citrix
5 27 (48.21%) MS Exchange
6 26 (46.43%) MCTS
7 25 (44.64%) SQL Server
8 24 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
8 24 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
9 22 (39.29%) Hyper-V
9 22 (39.29%) Cisco
10 19 (33.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (33.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 18 (32.14%) XenDesktop
11 18 (32.14%) vSphere
12 17 (30.36%) CCA
12 17 (30.36%) Citrix Certification
12 17 (30.36%) NetApp
12 17 (30.36%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
13 16 (28.57%) VTSP
13 16 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
14 15 (26.79%) MS Excel
15 14 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (25.00%) Windows 7
16 13 (23.21%) VCAP

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 27 (48.21%) MS Exchange
2 24 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
2 24 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (17.86%) IIS
5 8 (14.29%) Lync
6 4 (7.14%) SharePoint
7 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (26.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Office 365
2 4 (7.14%) IaaS
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 12 (21.43%) WAAS
3 7 (12.50%) DNS
4 5 (8.93%) Unified Communications
4 5 (8.93%) NetScaler
5 4 (7.14%) LAN
5 4 (7.14%) WAN
6 3 (5.36%) PBX
6 3 (5.36%) IP Telephony
7 2 (3.57%) SAN
8 1 (1.79%) Firewall
8 1 (1.79%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.79%) NAS
8 1 (1.79%) DHCP
8 1 (1.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (44.64%) SQL Server
2 14 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.79%) MS Access
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Architect
2 16 (28.57%) Consultant
3 15 (26.79%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (21.43%) Virtualisation Architect
4 12 (21.43%) Storage Architect
4 12 (21.43%) Storage Solutions Architect
5 9 (16.07%) Analyst
6 8 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 8 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 7 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
8 6 (10.71%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (8.93%) Senior Architect
10 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
11 3 (5.36%) Technical Consultant
11 3 (5.36%) IT Support Engineer
11 3 (5.36%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Consultant
11 3 (5.36%) Solutions Consultant
11 3 (5.36%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.79%) HTML
2 1 (1.79%) .NET
2 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Celerra
1 12 (21.43%) CLARiiON
2 6 (10.71%) Clustering
3 4 (7.14%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) IPTV
4 1 (1.79%) Open Source
4 1 (1.79%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 35 (62.50%) Windows
2 19 (33.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (30.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (14.29%) Android
7 6 (10.71%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.71%) Problem Management
1 6 (10.71%) Server Monitoring
2 3 (5.36%) Project Management
3 2 (3.57%) Migration
4 1 (1.79%) Network Design
4 1 (1.79%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (1.79%) Change Management
4 1 (1.79%) ITIL
4 1 (1.79%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.79%) Network Architecture
4 1 (1.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (1.79%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.64%) SQL
2 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.79%) C#
2 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 56 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (78.57%) MCSE
3 26 (46.43%) MCTS
4 19 (33.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 17 (30.36%) CCA
5 17 (30.36%) Citrix Certification
6 16 (28.57%) VTSP
7 13 (23.21%) NCDA
7 13 (23.21%) NCIE
7 13 (23.21%) VCAP
8 12 (21.43%) CCEA
8 12 (21.43%) CCIA
9 10 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (12.50%) CCNP
11 5 (8.93%) CCEE
12 4 (7.14%) CCDP
13 3 (5.36%) CCNA
14 1 (1.79%) MCSA
14 1 (1.79%) MCP
14 1 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 22 (39.29%) Hyper-V
4 18 (32.14%) XenDesktop
4 18 (32.14%) vSphere
5 12 (21.43%) vCloud
6 6 (10.71%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (10.71%) XenApp
6 6 (10.71%) ISA Server
7 3 (5.36%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (19.64%) SCCM
2 7 (12.50%) NetBackup
3 5 (8.93%) XenMobile
4 3 (5.36%) WSUS
5 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.79%) SCOM
5 1 (1.79%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.79%) SCSM
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 35 (62.50%) VMware
3 27 (48.21%) Citrix
4 22 (39.29%) Cisco
5 17 (30.36%) NetApp
6 13 (23.21%) EMC
7 12 (21.43%) 3PAR
8 5 (8.93%) AppSense
8 5 (8.93%) HP
9 4 (7.14%) IBM
10 1 (1.79%) SunGard
10 1 (1.79%) Dell
10 1 (1.79%) Symantec
10 1 (1.79%) PlateSpin
10 1 (1.79%) Veeam
10 1 (1.79%) F5