The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 73 50 69
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +19
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 11 36 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.44% 3.99% 1.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.34% 10.68% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 11 28 15
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -8.75%
MCITP
Hampshire

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

Qualifications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
329 337 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 43.01% 37.36% 30.08%
Number of salaries quoted 216 310 236
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

MCITP
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

MCITP Salary Trend in Southampton

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 59 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (88.14%) MCSE
3 48 (81.36%) VMware
3 48 (81.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 48 (81.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (74.58%) Windows
5 39 (66.10%) Microsoft
6 37 (62.71%) MS Excel
7 36 (61.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 35 (59.32%) Windows Vista
9 33 (55.93%) Citrix
10 31 (52.54%) Thin Client
10 31 (52.54%) Firewall
10 31 (52.54%) CCA
10 31 (52.54%) Citrix Certification
10 31 (52.54%) TCP/IP
10 31 (52.54%) Fat Client
11 20 (33.90%) MCSA
12 17 (28.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (28.81%) Hyper-V
13 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Azure
13 15 (25.42%) vSphere
13 15 (25.42%) vCloud
13 15 (25.42%) Office 365
13 15 (25.42%) Private Cloud
13 15 (25.42%) NetApp
13 15 (25.42%) Cisco
13 15 (25.42%) CCNA
13 15 (25.42%) Cisco Certification
13 15 (25.42%) HP

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 5 (8.47%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 37 (62.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (25.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (52.54%) Firewall
1 31 (52.54%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.69%) LAN
2 1 (1.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.08%) OLAP
1 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (5.08%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (1.69%) MySQL
General
1 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (54.24%) Consultant
2 22 (37.29%) IT Support
3 19 (32.20%) Support Consultant
3 19 (32.20%) IT Consultant
4 14 (23.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (22.03%) Cloud Engineer
5 13 (22.03%) Cloud Consultant
6 4 (6.78%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.08%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) DBA
7 3 (5.08%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (5.08%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (5.08%) SQL DBA
7 3 (5.08%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) IT Administrator
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 31 (52.54%) Thin Client
1 31 (52.54%) Fat Client
2 15 (25.42%) Private Cloud
3 3 (5.08%) Clustering
3 3 (5.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 44 (74.58%) Windows
2 36 (61.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (59.32%) Windows Vista
4 17 (28.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (11.86%) Windows XP
6 6 (10.17%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.08%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.69%) UNIX
8 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (5.08%) ITIL
1 3 (5.08%) Database Security
1 3 (5.08%) SDLC
1 3 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (1.69%) Service Delivery
2 1 (1.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.78%) SQL
2 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
2 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 59 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (88.14%) MCSE
3 48 (81.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 31 (52.54%) CCA
4 31 (52.54%) Citrix Certification
5 20 (33.90%) MCSA
6 15 (25.42%) CCNA
6 15 (25.42%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (8.47%) MCP
8 4 (6.78%) A+ Certification
8 4 (6.78%) MCDST
9 3 (5.08%) MCTS
9 3 (5.08%) MCDBA
10 1 (1.69%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 48 (81.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (28.81%) Hyper-V
3 15 (25.42%) vSphere
3 15 (25.42%) vCloud
4 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 48 (81.36%) VMware
2 39 (66.10%) Microsoft
3 33 (55.93%) Citrix
4 15 (25.42%) NetApp
4 15 (25.42%) Cisco
4 15 (25.42%) HP
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle