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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 159 149 155
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 2 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.067% 0.45% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 1.61% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 7
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £28,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £46,250 £35,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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
838 870 803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 28.25% 28.00% 24.02%
Number of salaries quoted 522 593 496
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCITP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 -6 1 £50,000 +15.60%
Glasgow -23 1 £35,000 +7.69% 1
MCITP
UK

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
3 13 (72.22%) Windows
4 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (55.56%) VMware
5 10 (55.56%) MCSE
5 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
6 9 (50.00%) Line Management
6 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
6 9 (50.00%) Citrix
6 9 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (50.00%) Finance
6 9 (50.00%) Retail
6 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
8 6 (33.33%) SQL
9 4 (22.22%) MCSA
9 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
9 4 (22.22%) CRM
9 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (16.67%) MCTS
10 3 (16.67%) QA
10 3 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
10 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (16.67%) MCP

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 3 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) MySQL
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.56%) OLTP
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
1 9 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 9 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 9 (50.00%) Consultant
1 9 (50.00%) Support Consultant
1 9 (50.00%) Wintel Consultant
1 9 (50.00%) Wintel Support
2 5 (27.78%) DBA
3 4 (22.22%) SQL DBA
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (16.67%) Implementation Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) MySQL DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Production DBA
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Production DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Statistics
4 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 9 (50.00%) Line Management
2 4 (22.22%) CRM
3 3 (16.67%) Case Management
3 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) ETL
4 2 (11.11%) High Availability
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) ERP
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.56%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (55.56%) MCSE
3 4 (22.22%) MCSA
4 3 (16.67%) MCP
4 3 (16.67%) MCTS
5 2 (11.11%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) VMware
3 9 (50.00%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle