The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 130 147 144
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 36 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.00% 0.42% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.09% 1.65% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 15
Average salary £34,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £43,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.53% +9.33%
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 Scotland region.

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
881 790 1021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.58% 25.58% 31.42%
Number of salaries quoted 563 503 619
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MCITP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

MCITP Salary Trend in Scotland

MCITP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCITP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

MCITP Salary Histogram in Scotland

MCITP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
Glasgow +6 22 £34,000 -2.85%
Edinburgh -4 9 £28,750 -30.30%
Aberdeen +7 1 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Fife - 1 £45,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £60,000 -
MCITP
UK

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 80 (98.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 71 (87.65%) Windows
3 65 (80.25%) MCSE
4 57 (70.37%) Microsoft
5 45 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 45 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (53.09%) MS Excel
7 41 (50.62%) VMware
8 40 (49.38%) VMware Infrastructure
9 29 (35.80%) SAN
9 29 (35.80%) Windows Server 2003
10 27 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 24 (29.63%) MCSA
12 23 (28.40%) MS Exchange
12 23 (28.40%) MCTS
13 21 (25.93%) Citrix
14 20 (24.69%) ITIL
14 20 (24.69%) DNS
15 18 (22.22%) Lync
15 18 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
16 17 (20.99%) Exchange Server 2007
17 16 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
18 15 (18.52%) Finance
19 13 (16.05%) SQL Server
19 13 (16.05%) Clustering
20 12 (14.81%) IIS
21 11 (13.58%) PRINCE2
22 10 (12.35%) MOF
22 10 (12.35%) Degree
22 10 (12.35%) iSCSI

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 23 (28.40%) MS Exchange
2 18 (22.22%) Lync
2 18 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (20.99%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (14.81%) IIS
5 4 (4.94%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 43 (53.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.11%) Office 365
2 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (35.80%) SAN
2 20 (24.69%) DNS
3 10 (12.35%) iSCSI
3 10 (12.35%) Unified Communications
3 10 (12.35%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (9.88%) Wireless
5 6 (7.41%) DHCP
6 4 (4.94%) VPN
6 4 (4.94%) Firewall
7 3 (3.70%) WAN
7 3 (3.70%) LAN
8 2 (2.47%) VoIP
9 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.23%) SSL
9 1 (1.23%) VLAN
9 1 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.23%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.23%) OLAP
2 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 15 (18.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (27.16%) Consultant
2 19 (23.46%) Support Engineer
3 18 (22.22%) IT Support
4 15 (18.52%) IT Support Engineer
5 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Consultant
5 12 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support
5 12 (14.81%) Server Support
5 12 (14.81%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 10 (12.35%) Analyst
6 10 (12.35%) Communications Engineer
7 8 (9.88%) Applications Specialist
8 6 (7.41%) Service Analyst
8 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (6.17%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (4.94%) Support Analyst
10 4 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) Administrator
11 3 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
11 3 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) WAP
2 1 (1.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (16.05%) Clustering
3 8 (9.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.70%) iPhone
4 3 (3.70%) iPad
4 3 (3.70%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 71 (87.65%) Windows
2 45 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (35.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (8.64%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.70%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.23%) Debian
7 1 (1.23%) Linux
7 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.69%) ITIL
2 11 (13.58%) PRINCE2
3 10 (12.35%) MOF
4 4 (4.94%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (4.94%) Mentoring
5 3 (3.70%) Migration
5 3 (3.70%) Business Continuity
6 2 (2.47%) TOGAF
7 1 (1.23%) Information Assurance
7 1 (1.23%) ITIL V2
7 1 (1.23%) Database Security
7 1 (1.23%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.23%) ERP
7 1 (1.23%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.17%) SQL
2 3 (3.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.23%) C++
3 1 (1.23%) VBScript
3 1 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 80 (98.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 65 (80.25%) MCSE
3 24 (29.63%) MCSA
4 23 (28.40%) MCTS
5 10 (12.35%) Degree
6 8 (9.88%) ISEB
7 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 4 (4.94%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.23%) OCP
10 1 (1.23%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.23%) CCA
10 1 (1.23%) MCDBA
10 1 (1.23%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) SLA
1 3 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 40 (49.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.94%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.47%) vSphere
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.23%) XenApp
5 1 (1.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) Backup Exec
2 4 (4.94%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.47%) SCCM
3 2 (2.47%) Windows Intune
4 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 57 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 41 (50.62%) VMware
3 21 (25.93%) Citrix
4 8 (9.88%) HP
5 6 (7.41%) Apple
6 5 (6.17%) Symantec
6 5 (6.17%) Cisco
7 4 (4.94%) EMC
7 4 (4.94%) Juniper
7 4 (4.94%) Lotus
7 4 (4.94%) Veeam
7 4 (4.94%) Meru Networks
8 1 (1.23%) Twitter
8 1 (1.23%) Remedy
8 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle
Scotland
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + Training / Career progression
Posted: Yesterday
Kilmarnock
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aberdeen
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + Company Vehicle + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bathgate
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago