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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 155 145 137
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 7 21 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.23% 0.64% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.85% 2.60% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 20
Average salary £32,500 £23,500 £35,420
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.29% -33.65%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
821 809 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.39% 24.84% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 572 476 649
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 19 December 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 +2 5 £32,500 - 4
Aberdeen +9 2 - -
MCITP
UK

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 42 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (83.33%) Windows
3 30 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 29 (69.05%) MS Excel
4 29 (69.05%) MCSE
5 27 (64.29%) VMware
6 26 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
9 19 (45.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (45.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (42.86%) MS Exchange
11 14 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
11 14 (33.33%) MCTS
11 14 (33.33%) MCSA
11 14 (33.33%) SAN
12 13 (30.95%) Exchange Server 2010
13 12 (28.57%) DNS
14 11 (26.19%) Citrix
15 9 (21.43%) ITIL
15 9 (21.43%) Finance
16 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (19.05%) Degree
17 7 (16.67%) Clustering
18 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
18 6 (14.29%) ISEB
19 5 (11.90%) Windows 7
19 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
19 5 (11.90%) HP
20 4 (9.52%) Lotus

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 18 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 14 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (30.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (9.52%) IBM Notes
4 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.76%) IIS
5 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (69.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
1 2 (4.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) SAN
2 12 (28.57%) DNS
3 4 (9.52%) VPN
3 4 (9.52%) Firewall
3 4 (9.52%) LAN
3 4 (9.52%) WAN
4 3 (7.14%) DHCP
4 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.76%) VoIP
5 2 (4.76%) VLAN
6 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Advertising
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Support Engineer
1 9 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (16.67%) Server Support
2 7 (16.67%) IT Support
2 7 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 6 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
4 5 (11.90%) Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Service Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.76%) Support Technician
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Desktop Support
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (16.67%) Clustering
3 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) iPhone
4 1 (2.38%) iPad
4 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (83.33%) Windows
2 22 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (45.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (45.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (11.90%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.76%) Ubuntu
6 2 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
2 3 (7.14%) Migration
3 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity
3 2 (4.76%) TOGAF
3 2 (4.76%) CRM
3 2 (4.76%) ERP
3 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.38%) Information Assurance
4 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) VBScript
2 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (69.05%) MCSE
3 14 (33.33%) MCSA
3 14 (33.33%) MCTS
4 8 (19.05%) Degree
5 6 (14.29%) ISEB
6 4 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.38%) OCP
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.76%) vSphere
5 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Puppet
1 2 (4.76%) Windows Intune
2 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 27 (64.29%) VMware
3 11 (26.19%) Citrix
4 5 (11.90%) HP
5 4 (9.52%) Lotus
6 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.76%) EMC
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco
7 1 (2.38%) Symantec
7 1 (2.38%) Remedy
7 1 (2.38%) Twitter
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