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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 157 122 150
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +28
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 6 52 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 1.40% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.71% 6.08% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 24 9
Average salary £38,750 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.97% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £28,550 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £55,000 £46,900
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 Scotland region.

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
847 855 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.83% 23.05% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 589 567 528
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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
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 30 July 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 +1 5 £37,500 -
Glasgow -10 1 £40,000 +17.64%
MCITP
UK

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) Citrix
4 8 (72.73%) MCSE
5 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
6 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
6 6 (54.55%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (54.55%) SCCM
6 6 (54.55%) Client/Server
6 6 (54.55%) Migration
7 5 (45.45%) MSI
7 5 (45.45%) Application Packaging
7 5 (45.45%) AppSense
8 4 (36.36%) VMware
8 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
8 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
9 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
9 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (27.27%) XenApp
9 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (18.18%) vSphere
10 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (18.18%) VLAN
10 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (18.18%) Firewall
10 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
10 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
10 2 (18.18%) VPN

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) SMS
2 1 (9.09%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MSI
2 1 (9.09%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (9.09%) Publishing
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Coordinator
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Build Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Client/Server
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) iPhone
2 1 (9.09%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) CRM
2 1 (9.09%) ERP
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (72.73%) MCSE
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (9.09%) MCDST
4 1 (9.09%) MCP
4 1 (9.09%) MCSA
4 1 (9.09%) MCDBA
4 1 (9.09%) CCNA
4 1 (9.09%) CCA
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) XenApp
4 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (18.18%) vSphere
5 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) AppSense
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Twitter