The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 92 85 75
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 7 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.56% 0.46% 1.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.91% 1.41% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 17
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% -16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £36,000 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,400 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
MCITP
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Qualifications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
366 355 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.19% 32.57% 25.78%
Number of salaries quoted 336 315 262
Average salary £36,000 £36,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% -7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCITP across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

MCITP
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCITP across the South Wales region.

MCITP Salary Trend in South Wales

MCITP
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCITP across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

MCITP Salary Histogram in South Wales

MCITP
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Caerphilly - 5 £38,500 -
Cardiff -16 1 £37,500 +4.16%
Bridgend - 1 £27,500 -
MCITP
Wales

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (88.24%) ITIL
3 13 (76.47%) Windows
3 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
4 12 (70.59%) Cisco
4 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
5 11 (64.71%) Firewall
5 11 (64.71%) VMware
5 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
7 9 (52.94%) MCSA
7 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
8 8 (47.06%) MCSE
9 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
9 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
10 6 (35.29%) CCNA
10 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (29.41%) Citrix
11 5 (29.41%) HP
11 5 (29.41%) SQL
11 5 (29.41%) VPN
11 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
11 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (23.53%) vSphere
12 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
12 4 (23.53%) MCTS

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
2 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (17.65%) Lync
4 3 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (11.76%) IIS
6 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (23.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) VPN
3 4 (23.53%) DNS
3 4 (23.53%) SAN
3 4 (23.53%) DHCP
3 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.76%) Internet
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.88%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) DBA
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (11.76%) SQL DBA
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Flash
2 1 (5.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Client/Server
3 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) EqualLogic
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Coaching
4 2 (11.76%) Change Control
4 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (52.94%) MCSA
3 8 (47.06%) MCSE
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (35.29%) CCNA
6 4 (23.53%) MCTS
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (5.88%) SAP Certification
8 1 (5.88%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) ISO 9001
1 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
2 4 (23.53%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Tivoli
1 2 (11.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (11.76%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 12 (70.59%) Cisco
3 11 (64.71%) VMware
4 5 (29.41%) Citrix
4 5 (29.41%) HP
5 4 (23.53%) Fortinet
6 3 (17.65%) Veeam
7 2 (11.76%) ProCurve
7 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.88%) Dell
8 1 (5.88%) SAP
8 1 (5.88%) Dell Compellent