The first table below looks at the demand for MCITP in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 300 267 247
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -20
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 1095 1122 1301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.89% 0.99% 1.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.29% 3.57% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 981 951 1100
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
33288 31432 34939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.12% 27.80% 27.79%
Number of salaries quoted 26572 25314 29641
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MCITP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCITP within the UK.

MCITP Salary Trend in the UK

MCITP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCITP over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 within the UK.

MCITP Salary Histogram in the UK

MCITP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -23 1060 £40,000 - 122
London -18 447 £42,500 -10.52% 42
South East +6 249 £36,000 -10.00% 36
City of London -5 96 £42,500 -15.00% 9
Berkshire +26 90 £36,500 -25.12% 11
North West +33 89 £33,000 +13.79% 12
East of England -31 89 £36,500 -2.66% 12
Yorkshire -37 79 £40,000 +14.28% 1
West Yorkshire -28 60 £37,500 +25.00% 1
East Midlands -17 59 £40,500 +8.00% 3
Hampshire +4 57 £33,000 -17.50% 7
Manchester +31 54 £29,500 +9.25% 8
Leeds -11 51 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Reading +12 46 £37,000 -26.00% 4
West Midlands -27 44 £40,000 -11.11% 4
South West -33 33 £40,000 +42.85% 11
Hertfordshire +12 30 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Nottinghamshire -18 29 £42,750 +14.00% 3
Surrey -22 29 £35,500 +10.93% 6
Southampton +16 27 £38,250 -4.37% 4
Birmingham +8 26 £48,750 +2.63% 3
Cheshire +6 26 £37,500 +31.57% 1
Nottingham -7 26 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Scotland -4 25 £42,500 +20.56% 7
Buckinghamshire -33 25 £47,500 +25.00% 5
Northamptonshire +2 24 £35,250 -6.00%
Essex -18 23 £25,000 -33.33% 3
Watford -8 21 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire -21 20 £35,000 -26.31% 3
Coventry 0 18 £47,500 -20.83% 1

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 2051 (99.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 1618 (78.58%) Microsoft
3 1553 (75.42%) Windows
4 1389 (67.46%) MCSE
5 1055 (51.24%) Active Directory
6 993 (48.23%) VMware
7 834 (40.51%) MS Excel
8 825 (40.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 806 (39.15%) MS Exchange
10 728 (35.36%) VMware Infrastructure
11 601 (29.19%) Citrix
12 556 (27.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 528 (25.64%) MCSA
14 518 (25.16%) SQL Server
15 497 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
16 495 (24.04%) SQL
17 491 (23.85%) Hyper-V
18 454 (22.05%) MCTS
19 453 (22.00%) Cisco
20 446 (21.66%) ITIL
21 441 (21.42%) DNS
22 433 (21.03%) Firewall
23 422 (20.50%) SAN
24 394 (19.14%) Windows Server 2012
25 384 (18.65%) MCP
26 355 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
27 350 (17.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
28 335 (16.27%) CCNA
29 331 (16.08%) TCP/IP
30 316 (15.35%) SharePoint

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 806 (39.15%) MS Exchange
2 556 (27.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 316 (15.35%) SharePoint
4 305 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 280 (13.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 261 (12.68%) Lync
7 250 (12.14%) IIS
8 237 (11.51%) Exchange Server 2003
9 71 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
10 64 (3.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 52 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
12 36 (1.75%) Office Communications Server
13 31 (1.51%) SharePoint Server
14 24 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2000
15 23 (1.12%) Tomcat
16 18 (0.87%) IBM Notes
17 17 (0.83%) Apache
18 12 (0.58%) Lotus Domino
18 12 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
19 9 (0.44%) SAS
Applications
1 834 (40.51%) MS Excel
2 293 (14.23%) MS Office
3 34 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (0.97%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.39%) InfoPath
5 8 (0.39%) MS Project
6 4 (0.19%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.15%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.049%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 61 (2.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (1.02%) SAP Business One
3 7 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.097%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.049%) Agresso
6 1 (0.049%) Summit
6 1 (0.049%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.049%) SalesLogix
6 1 (0.049%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 209 (10.15%) Office 365
2 68 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (1.41%) SaaS
4 19 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.29%) Google Apps
6 5 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (0.19%) IaaS
8 3 (0.15%) PaaS
9 1 (0.049%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 441 (21.42%) DNS
2 433 (21.03%) Firewall
3 422 (20.50%) SAN
4 331 (16.08%) TCP/IP
5 289 (14.04%) DHCP
6 237 (11.51%) VPN
7 235 (11.41%) LAN
8 221 (10.73%) WAN
9 105 (5.10%) Unified Communications
10 92 (4.47%) NAS
11 61 (2.96%) Internet
12 57 (2.77%) Wireless
13 56 (2.72%) NetScaler
14 51 (2.48%) SSL
15 50 (2.43%) VoIP
16 47 (2.28%) SMTP
16 47 (2.28%) VLAN
17 38 (1.85%) MPLS
17 38 (1.85%) iSCSI
18 35 (1.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 518 (25.16%) SQL Server
2 216 (10.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 177 (8.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 151 (7.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 134 (6.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 109 (5.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 108 (5.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 63 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
9 47 (2.28%) Relational Database
10 39 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 35 (1.70%) OLAP
12 34 (1.65%) OLTP
13 18 (0.87%) MySQL
14 17 (0.83%) RDBMS
14 17 (0.83%) Oracle Database
15 13 (0.63%) DTS
16 12 (0.58%) DB2
17 11 (0.53%) PowerCenter
18 10 (0.49%) Sybase ASE
19 9 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 34 (1.65%) Visual Studio
1 34 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (0.34%) NUnit
3 7 (0.34%) ReSharper
4 3 (0.15%) MSI
4 3 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.15%) JIRA
4 3 (0.15%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.097%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.049%) InstallShield
General
1 258 (12.53%) Finance
2 55 (2.67%) Banking
3 53 (2.57%) Telecoms
4 42 (2.04%) Law
5 26 (1.26%) Retail
6 23 (1.12%) Legal
7 22 (1.07%) Back Office
8 21 (1.02%) Investment Banking
9 19 (0.92%) Marketing
10 15 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
11 13 (0.63%) Publishing
12 12 (0.58%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.39%) German Language
13 8 (0.39%) Manufacturing
13 8 (0.39%) Advertising
14 7 (0.34%) Games
15 5 (0.24%) Military
16 4 (0.19%) Italian Language
16 4 (0.19%) Welsh Language
16 4 (0.19%) French Language
Job Titles
1 419 (20.35%) Consultant
2 272 (13.21%) Analyst
3 235 (11.41%) Support Engineer
4 207 (10.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 183 (8.89%) Administrator
6 173 (8.40%) Support Analyst
7 172 (8.35%) 3rd Line Support
8 142 (6.90%) DBA
9 138 (6.70%) Technical Consultant
10 129 (6.27%) IT Support
11 124 (6.02%) 2nd Line Support
12 114 (5.54%) Microsoft Consultant
13 113 (5.49%) SQL DBA
14 110 (5.34%) Technical Support
15 104 (5.05%) Architect
16 85 (4.13%) Systems Administrator
17 80 (3.89%) Developer
18 71 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
19 63 (3.06%) Support Consultant
20 61 (2.96%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (5.78%) .NET
2 39 (1.89%) Web Services
3 34 (1.65%) XML
4 26 (1.26%) HTML
5 23 (1.12%) Application Packaging
6 22 (1.07%) ASP.NET
7 20 (0.97%) WCF
8 19 (0.92%) COM
8 19 (0.92%) jQuery
9 16 (0.78%) Regular Expression
9 16 (0.78%) CSS
10 11 (0.53%) CSS3
10 11 (0.53%) HTML5
10 11 (0.53%) WPF
10 11 (0.53%) Silverlight
11 10 (0.49%) Ajax
11 10 (0.49%) Reactive Extensions
11 10 (0.49%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 10 (0.49%) SOAP
11 10 (0.49%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 164 (7.97%) Clustering
2 157 (7.63%) Blackberry
3 87 (4.23%) Replication
4 59 (2.87%) Computer Science
5 50 (2.43%) Thin Client
5 50 (2.43%) Fat Client
6 43 (2.09%) Management Information System
7 42 (2.04%) iPhone
8 33 (1.60%) EqualLogic
9 28 (1.36%) Mathematics
10 26 (1.26%) Enterprise Storage
11 23 (1.12%) PKI
11 23 (1.12%) iPad
12 20 (0.97%) Hedge funds
13 16 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (0.68%) Firmware
15 13 (0.63%) Client/Server
15 13 (0.63%) Biotechnology
16 11 (0.53%) Open Source
16 11 (0.53%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1553 (75.42%) Windows
2 825 (40.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 497 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 394 (19.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 284 (13.79%) Windows 7
6 184 (8.94%) Windows XP
7 159 (7.72%) Windows 8
8 136 (6.61%) Linux
9 80 (3.89%) Windows Vista
10 76 (3.69%) UNIX
11 34 (1.65%) Windows 2000 Server
12 32 (1.55%) Mac OS X
13 30 (1.46%) Android
14 26 (1.26%) Windows 2000
15 24 (1.17%) Windows Phone
15 24 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 13 (0.63%) Mac OS
17 8 (0.39%) CentOS
17 8 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
17 8 (0.39%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 446 (21.66%) ITIL
2 202 (9.81%) Migration
3 121 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 119 (5.78%) Service Delivery
5 117 (5.68%) PRINCE2
6 112 (5.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 107 (5.20%) Project Management
8 101 (4.91%) Business Intelligence
9 74 (3.59%) CRM
10 64 (3.11%) Change Management
11 63 (3.06%) Load Balancing
12 57 (2.77%) Problem Management
13 56 (2.72%) Technical Architecture
14 55 (2.67%) ETL
15 48 (2.33%) Service Management
16 47 (2.28%) Incident Management
17 40 (1.94%) Asset Management
18 39 (1.89%) High Availability
19 36 (1.75%) ERP
20 34 (1.65%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 495 (24.04%) SQL
2 118 (5.73%) T-SQL
3 112 (5.44%) PowerShell
4 65 (3.16%) C#
5 25 (1.21%) VB.NET
6 18 (0.87%) JavaScript
7 14 (0.68%) Java
8 13 (0.63%) C
9 12 (0.58%) Shell Script
10 11 (0.53%) VBScript
11 6 (0.29%) VB
12 5 (0.24%) Python
13 4 (0.19%) OCaml
14 3 (0.15%) Perl
15 2 (0.097%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.049%) VBA
16 1 (0.049%) PHP
16 1 (0.049%) XQuery
16 1 (0.049%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.049%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2051 (99.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 1389 (67.46%) MCSE
3 528 (25.64%) MCSA
4 454 (22.05%) MCTS
5 384 (18.65%) MCP
6 355 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
7 350 (17.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 335 (16.27%) CCNA
9 236 (11.46%) Degree
10 185 (8.98%) Citrix Certification
11 153 (7.43%) CCA
12 95 (4.61%) CCNP
13 73 (3.55%) Security Cleared
14 61 (2.96%) MCDBA
15 57 (2.77%) VCP5
16 53 (2.57%) HP ASE
17 52 (2.53%) HP AIS
18 48 (2.33%) NCDA
19 44 (2.14%) CCIA
20 41 (1.99%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 190 (9.23%) SLA
2 32 (1.55%) PCI DSS
3 28 (1.36%) QA
4 23 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (0.78%) ISO 9001
6 14 (0.68%) GPG13
7 7 (0.34%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 7 (0.34%) GAMP
7 7 (0.34%) GCP
7 7 (0.34%) GMP
8 2 (0.097%) HL7
9 1 (0.049%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.049%) DICOM
System Software
1 1055 (51.24%) Active Directory
2 728 (35.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 491 (23.85%) Hyper-V
4 249 (12.09%) XenApp
5 180 (8.74%) vSphere
6 138 (6.70%) XenDesktop
7 133 (6.46%) XenServer
8 65 (3.16%) Terminal Services
9 63 (3.06%) Microsoft App-V
10 62 (3.01%) VMware ESX
11 50 (2.43%) Forefront TMG
12 46 (2.23%) VMware ESXi
13 28 (1.36%) ISA Server
14 25 (1.21%) UAG
15 22 (1.07%) VMware Server
16 21 (1.02%) Terminal Server
17 19 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 15 (0.73%) vCloud
18 15 (0.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
19 10 (0.49%) NFS
Systems Management
1 269 (13.06%) SCCM
2 215 (10.44%) SCOM
3 93 (4.52%) Backup Exec
4 81 (3.93%) SCVMM
5 46 (2.23%) WSUS
6 43 (2.09%) NetBackup
7 42 (2.04%) SCSM
8 34 (1.65%) Norton AntiVirus
9 27 (1.31%) McAfee ePO
10 25 (1.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 21 (1.02%) SCOrch
12 14 (0.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 14 (0.68%) ARCserve
13 12 (0.58%) Puppet
13 12 (0.58%) SCDPM
14 11 (0.53%) MOM
14 11 (0.53%) HP SIM
15 7 (0.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 7 (0.34%) ServiceCenter
16 6 (0.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1618 (78.58%) Microsoft
2 993 (48.23%) VMware
3 601 (29.19%) Citrix
4 453 (22.00%) Cisco
5 278 (13.50%) HP
6 179 (8.69%) Dell
7 126 (6.12%) NetApp
8 119 (5.78%) Symantec
9 106 (5.15%) EMC
10 73 (3.55%) IBM
11 69 (3.35%) Apple
12 68 (3.30%) Oracle
13 53 (2.57%) McAfee
13 53 (2.57%) Juniper
14 42 (2.04%) Veeam
15 41 (1.99%) SAP
16 39 (1.89%) Avaya
17 33 (1.60%) Mitel
18 32 (1.55%) 3PAR
19 27 (1.31%) Bloomberg
Slough, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Launch IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare etc etc
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + 15% Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum + bens + on-call
Posted: 17 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Training Package + Great Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Morgan Smith & Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Morgan Smith & Partners
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Harlow, Essex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Blue Personnel
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £71000 per annum + Benefits (Pension, Holiday etc)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brentford, Middlesex
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £27000 per annum + excellent package & MCSE
Posted: Yesterday