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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 155 142 140
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 4 31 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.81% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 3.59% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 11
Average salary £41,000 £46,250 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.35% +31.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £28,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,200 £55,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -8.75%
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
752 863 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 25.31% 22.60% 27.61%
Number of salaries quoted 483 556 510
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 29 May 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
Edinburgh +9 2 £47,500 +26.66%
Aberdeen +25 1 £41,000 -
Glasgow -3 1 £40,000 - 1
MCITP
UK

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
3 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (75.00%) VMware
4 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
5 10 (62.50%) MCSE
5 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (50.00%) Data Centre
7 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
7 7 (43.75%) SAN
8 6 (37.50%) Citrix
8 6 (37.50%) DNS
8 6 (37.50%) Clustering
8 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (31.25%) Finance
9 5 (31.25%) Law
9 5 (31.25%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (31.25%) NAS
9 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (25.00%) CRM
10 4 (25.00%) SQL
11 3 (18.75%) MCSA
11 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
11 3 (18.75%) ERP
11 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
11 3 (18.75%) VPN
11 3 (18.75%) Cisco
11 3 (18.75%) CCNA

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) SAN
2 6 (37.50%) DNS
3 5 (31.25%) NAS
4 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 3 (18.75%) VPN
4 3 (18.75%) Firewall
4 3 (18.75%) VLAN
5 2 (12.50%) SMS
6 1 (6.25%) LAN
6 1 (6.25%) SSL
6 1 (6.25%) WAN
6 1 (6.25%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
1 5 (31.25%) Law
2 2 (12.50%) Publishing
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Wintel Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Build Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) DBA
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (37.50%) Clustering
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) PKI
3 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (6.25%) Replication
4 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
4 1 (6.25%) iPad
4 1 (6.25%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (31.25%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) CRM
2 3 (18.75%) ERP
2 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (62.50%) MCSE
3 3 (18.75%) MCSA
3 3 (18.75%) CCNA
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (12.50%) CCNP
4 2 (12.50%) MCDBA
4 2 (12.50%) MCP
5 1 (6.25%) CCA
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (6.25%) MCDST
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (18.75%) vSphere
3 3 (18.75%) XenApp
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
1 2 (12.50%) WSUS
2 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 2 (12.50%) Symantec
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) Twitter
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