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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 120 144 142
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -2
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 51 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.38% 0.35% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.70% 1.32% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 19
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £31,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,950 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
895 835 1017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.22% 26.47% 31.89%
Number of salaries quoted 566 516 644
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +14 27 £34,000 +1.49%
Edinburgh - 8 £25,000 -
North Lanarkshire +3 7 £31,000 -
Aberdeen +5 3 £27,500 -33.33% 1
Fife - 1 £45,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £60,000 -
MCITP
UK

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 83 (98.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 72 (85.71%) Windows
3 66 (78.57%) MCSE
4 60 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 47 (55.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (54.76%) Active Directory
6 46 (54.76%) MS Excel
7 41 (48.81%) VMware
8 40 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
9 32 (38.10%) SAN
10 30 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
11 25 (29.76%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (27.38%) Citrix
12 23 (27.38%) MCSA
12 23 (27.38%) MCTS
13 22 (26.19%) ITIL
13 22 (26.19%) MS Exchange
14 21 (25.00%) Lync
15 18 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
15 18 (21.43%) DNS
15 18 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
16 15 (17.86%) SQL Server
17 14 (16.67%) Finance
18 13 (15.48%) Clustering
18 13 (15.48%) IIS
18 13 (15.48%) PRINCE2
19 12 (14.29%) MOF
19 12 (14.29%) iSCSI
19 12 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
19 12 (14.29%) Unified Communications

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 22 (26.19%) MS Exchange
2 21 (25.00%) Lync
3 18 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (15.48%) IIS
5 4 (4.76%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 46 (54.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.71%) Office 365
2 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (38.10%) SAN
2 18 (21.43%) DNS
3 12 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 12 (14.29%) Unified Communications
3 12 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (8.33%) Wireless
5 5 (5.95%) DHCP
6 3 (3.57%) VPN
6 3 (3.57%) Firewall
7 2 (2.38%) LAN
7 2 (2.38%) WAN
8 1 (1.19%) VLAN
8 1 (1.19%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.19%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (1.19%) VoIP
8 1 (1.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.38%) OLAP
2 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.19%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 14 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (32.14%) Consultant
2 18 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 17 (20.24%) IT Support
4 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Consultant
5 14 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
6 12 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 12 (14.29%) Server Support
6 12 (14.29%) Communications Engineer
6 12 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 10 (11.90%) Analyst
8 8 (9.52%) Applications Specialist
9 6 (7.14%) Service Analyst
9 6 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
10 5 (5.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.95%) 2nd Line Support
11 4 (4.76%) Support Analyst
11 4 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
11 4 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 3 (3.57%) Desktop Support
13 2 (2.38%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.38%) WAP
2 1 (1.19%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.48%) Clustering
2 8 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.38%) iPhone
3 2 (2.38%) iPad
3 2 (2.38%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 72 (85.71%) Windows
2 47 (55.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (29.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (9.52%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (2.38%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.38%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.19%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.19%) Linux
8 1 (1.19%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.19%) Debian
8 1 (1.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.19%) ITIL
2 13 (15.48%) PRINCE2
3 12 (14.29%) MOF
4 3 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (2.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.38%) Migration
5 2 (2.38%) Business Continuity
5 2 (2.38%) TOGAF
6 1 (1.19%) Data Analysis
6 1 (1.19%) Information Assurance
6 1 (1.19%) ITIL V2
6 1 (1.19%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.19%) Database Security
6 1 (1.19%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.19%) ERP
6 1 (1.19%) Data Modelling
6 1 (1.19%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.19%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.95%) SQL
2 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.19%) C++
3 1 (1.19%) VBScript
3 1 (1.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 83 (98.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 66 (78.57%) MCSE
3 23 (27.38%) MCSA
3 23 (27.38%) MCTS
4 11 (13.10%) Degree
5 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 8 (9.52%) ISEB
6 6 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.38%) CCA
7 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.19%) OCP
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.19%) MCDBA
8 1 (1.19%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) SLA
1 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (54.76%) Active Directory
2 40 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.38%) XenApp
4 2 (2.38%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.38%) vSphere
5 1 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.19%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (5.95%) Backup Exec
2 4 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.38%) SCCM
4 1 (1.19%) Puppet
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Intune
4 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 60 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 41 (48.81%) VMware
3 23 (27.38%) Citrix
4 7 (8.33%) HP
5 6 (7.14%) Apple
6 5 (5.95%) Symantec
7 4 (4.76%) Veeam
7 4 (4.76%) Meru Networks
7 4 (4.76%) EMC
7 4 (4.76%) Cisco
7 4 (4.76%) Juniper
7 4 (4.76%) Lotus
8 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle
8 1 (1.19%) Twitter
8 1 (1.19%) Remedy
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