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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 282 294 234
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -60
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 1101 948 1378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.94% 0.87% 1.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.47% 3.20% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 916 825 1183
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31712 29651 33003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.13% 27.27% 27.99%
Number of salaries quoted 24819 23877 28269
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
England +6 1028 £41,500 -4.59% 92
London -31 356 £42,500 -10.52% 31
South East +47 318 £38,000 -15.55% 19
City of London +3 106 £42,500 -17.07% 11
East of England +12 96 £47,500 +9.19% 11
North West +10 76 £32,500 -20.73% 5
Yorkshire -32 76 £42,000 +17.48% 9
Hampshire -7 69 £32,500 -18.75% 4
West Yorkshire -23 66 £32,000 +6.66% 8
West Midlands -4 63 £42,000 -1.17% 2
Leeds -17 56 £41,000 +17.14% 5
Kent +40 55 £42,781 -14.43% 1
Berkshire -25 55 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Scotland +28 51 £34,000 -20.00% 4
East Midlands -10 50 £42,000 +9.09% 11
Southampton +15 47 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Oxfordshire +25 45 £33,000 -17.50% 3
Hertfordshire +1 44 £50,000 +12.99% 4
South West -3 44 £30,000 -25.92% 4
Birmingham +23 43 £42,500 -12.82% 1
Buckinghamshire +17 42 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Abingdon +12 38 £33,000 +37.50% 3
Cheshire +4 38 £24,500 -2.00% 3
Surrey -16 38 £38,250 -20.72% 5
Northamptonshire -9 29 £41,500 +27.69% 7
Manchester +6 27 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Reading -37 26 £48,750 -2.50%
Glasgow +7 25 £34,000 +6.25% 1
Watford -3 24 £50,000 +8.10% 3
Northampton -7 24 £41,500 +33.87% 1

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2152 (98.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 1664 (76.51%) Windows
3 1657 (76.18%) Microsoft
4 1453 (66.80%) MCSE
5 1078 (49.56%) Active Directory
6 1070 (49.20%) VMware
7 909 (41.79%) MS Exchange
8 903 (41.52%) MS Excel
9 880 (40.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 784 (36.05%) VMware Infrastructure
11 654 (30.07%) Citrix
12 587 (26.99%) MCSA
13 581 (26.71%) ITIL
14 538 (24.74%) SQL Server
15 523 (24.05%) Windows Server 2012
16 522 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
17 512 (23.54%) Hyper-V
18 509 (23.40%) MCTS
19 481 (22.11%) SAN
20 480 (22.07%) Cisco
21 468 (21.52%) Windows Server 2003
22 462 (21.24%) SQL
23 452 (20.78%) DNS
24 423 (19.45%) Firewall
25 402 (18.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
26 397 (18.25%) Cisco Certification
27 376 (17.29%) CCNA
28 369 (16.97%) HP
28 369 (16.97%) MCP
29 356 (16.37%) TCP/IP

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 909 (41.79%) MS Exchange
2 522 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 350 (16.09%) SharePoint
4 335 (15.40%) Exchange Server 2007
5 329 (15.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 304 (13.98%) Lync
7 224 (10.30%) Exchange Server 2003
8 162 (7.45%) IIS
9 114 (5.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 81 (3.72%) SharePoint 2010
11 55 (2.53%) Office Communications Server
11 55 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
12 48 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2000
13 20 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
14 18 (0.83%) Lotus Domino
15 15 (0.69%) GroupWise
15 15 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
16 14 (0.64%) Tomcat
17 12 (0.55%) IBM Notes
18 9 (0.41%) WorkSite
Applications
1 903 (41.52%) MS Excel
2 302 (13.89%) MS Office
3 25 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.32%) MS Project
4 7 (0.32%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.092%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.092%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 52 (2.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (0.69%) SAP Business One
4 5 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.14%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.092%) SalesLogix
6 2 (0.092%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.092%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.092%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.092%) Agresso
7 1 (0.046%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.046%) Summit
7 1 (0.046%) Pivotal CRM
7 1 (0.046%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 236 (10.85%) Office 365
2 124 (5.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (1.43%) SaaS
4 26 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.32%) IaaS
7 6 (0.28%) Google Apps
8 4 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.18%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 481 (22.11%) SAN
2 452 (20.78%) DNS
3 423 (19.45%) Firewall
4 356 (16.37%) TCP/IP
5 336 (15.45%) DHCP
6 243 (11.17%) VPN
7 240 (11.03%) LAN
8 239 (10.99%) WAN
9 130 (5.98%) NAS
10 124 (5.70%) Unified Communications
11 104 (4.78%) Wireless
12 61 (2.80%) Internet
13 54 (2.48%) VoIP
14 53 (2.44%) VLAN
15 52 (2.39%) SMTP
16 47 (2.16%) Cisco ASA
16 47 (2.16%) Network Security
17 45 (2.07%) iSCSI
17 45 (2.07%) NetScaler
18 42 (1.93%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 538 (24.74%) SQL Server
2 185 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 172 (7.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 122 (5.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 118 (5.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 84 (3.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 80 (3.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 66 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
9 42 (1.93%) OLTP
10 33 (1.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 28 (1.29%) OLAP
11 28 (1.29%) Relational Database
12 24 (1.10%) Oracle Database
13 19 (0.87%) MySQL
14 13 (0.60%) DTS
15 12 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
15 12 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
16 11 (0.51%) RDBMS
17 9 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
17 9 (0.41%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 44 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (1.29%) Visual Studio
3 12 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (0.32%) NUnit
4 7 (0.32%) ReSharper
5 6 (0.28%) MSI
6 2 (0.092%) InstallShield
6 2 (0.092%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.092%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.046%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 256 (11.77%) Finance
2 65 (2.99%) Telecoms
3 44 (2.02%) Legal
4 43 (1.98%) Banking
5 34 (1.56%) Retail
5 34 (1.56%) Law
6 23 (1.06%) Manufacturing
7 18 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
8 17 (0.78%) Marketing
9 14 (0.64%) Back Office
9 14 (0.64%) Games
10 12 (0.55%) Investment Banking
11 11 (0.51%) German Language
12 9 (0.41%) Advertising
13 7 (0.32%) Electronics
14 6 (0.28%) Publishing
15 4 (0.18%) Italian Language
15 4 (0.18%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.18%) French Language
16 2 (0.092%) Military
Job Titles
1 390 (17.93%) Consultant
2 343 (15.77%) Analyst
3 337 (15.49%) Support Engineer
4 226 (10.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 180 (8.28%) 3rd Line Support
6 168 (7.72%) Support Analyst
7 146 (6.71%) 2nd Line Support
8 142 (6.53%) Microsoft Consultant
9 133 (6.11%) Administrator
10 130 (5.98%) Technical Consultant
11 127 (5.84%) DBA
12 114 (5.24%) Architect
13 111 (5.10%) IT Support
14 103 (4.74%) SQL DBA
15 95 (4.37%) Technical Support
16 90 (4.14%) Service Analyst
17 87 (4.00%) Server Support
17 87 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
18 84 (3.86%) Developer
19 81 (3.72%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (3.91%) .NET
2 49 (2.25%) Web Services
3 47 (2.16%) XML
4 26 (1.20%) WCF
5 25 (1.15%) HTML
6 22 (1.01%) jQuery
7 20 (0.92%) SOAP
8 17 (0.78%) COM
8 17 (0.78%) Ajax
9 16 (0.74%) Application Packaging
9 16 (0.74%) CSS
9 16 (0.74%) Reactive Extensions
9 16 (0.74%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 15 (0.69%) LAMP
11 14 (0.64%) ASP.NET
12 13 (0.60%) XSLT
12 13 (0.60%) Silverlight
13 11 (0.51%) Software Packaging
14 9 (0.41%) ADSI
15 8 (0.37%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 202 (9.29%) Blackberry
2 172 (7.91%) Clustering
3 86 (3.95%) Replication
4 60 (2.76%) EqualLogic
5 53 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 50 (2.30%) Fat Client
6 50 (2.30%) Thin Client
7 44 (2.02%) Computer Science
8 37 (1.70%) PKI
9 30 (1.38%) Mathematics
10 27 (1.24%) Hedge funds
11 26 (1.20%) iPhone
12 24 (1.10%) Client/Server
13 21 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
14 16 (0.74%) Visualisation
15 15 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
16 13 (0.60%) Data Integration
17 12 (0.55%) PDA
17 12 (0.55%) Open Source
18 11 (0.51%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1664 (76.51%) Windows
2 880 (40.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 523 (24.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 468 (21.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 356 (16.37%) Windows 7
6 201 (9.24%) Windows XP
7 166 (7.63%) Windows 8
8 145 (6.67%) Linux
9 91 (4.18%) Windows Vista
10 53 (2.44%) UNIX
10 53 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
11 49 (2.25%) Mac OS X
12 34 (1.56%) Android
13 24 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 23 (1.06%) Windows 2000
15 15 (0.69%) CentOS
15 15 (0.69%) Windows Phone
16 13 (0.60%) Mac OS
17 12 (0.55%) Solaris
17 12 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 581 (26.71%) ITIL
2 236 (10.85%) Migration
3 140 (6.44%) Service Delivery
4 136 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 120 (5.52%) Project Management
6 117 (5.38%) Change Management
7 106 (4.87%) Business Intelligence
8 96 (4.41%) Performance Tuning
9 84 (3.86%) Disaster Recovery
10 80 (3.68%) Load Balancing
11 74 (3.40%) CRM
12 73 (3.36%) Problem Management
13 67 (3.08%) Service Management
14 53 (2.44%) Incident Management
15 52 (2.39%) Continuous Improvement
16 49 (2.25%) Technical Architecture
17 42 (1.93%) ETL
18 37 (1.70%) Database Security
19 36 (1.66%) Root Cause Analysis
20 35 (1.61%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 462 (21.24%) SQL
2 142 (6.53%) PowerShell
3 126 (5.79%) T-SQL
4 47 (2.16%) C#
5 35 (1.61%) VBScript
6 21 (0.97%) VB
6 21 (0.97%) JavaScript
7 20 (0.92%) VB.NET
8 15 (0.69%) C
9 10 (0.46%) PHP
10 9 (0.41%) Java
11 4 (0.18%) Perl
11 4 (0.18%) Python
11 4 (0.18%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.18%) Ruby
12 3 (0.14%) VBA
12 3 (0.14%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.092%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.046%) C++
14 1 (0.046%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2152 (98.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 1453 (66.80%) MCSE
3 587 (26.99%) MCSA
4 509 (23.40%) MCTS
5 402 (18.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 397 (18.25%) Cisco Certification
7 376 (17.29%) CCNA
8 369 (16.97%) MCP
9 265 (12.18%) Degree
10 209 (9.61%) Citrix Certification
11 161 (7.40%) CCA
12 91 (4.18%) CCNP
13 77 (3.54%) Security Cleared
14 61 (2.80%) VCP5
15 57 (2.62%) NCDA
16 51 (2.34%) VCAP
17 50 (2.30%) MCDBA
18 48 (2.21%) SC Cleared
19 45 (2.07%) HP AIS
19 45 (2.07%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 238 (10.94%) SLA
2 32 (1.47%) PCI DSS
3 14 (0.64%) QA
4 10 (0.46%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.37%) GMP
5 8 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.32%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 7 (0.32%) GAMP
6 7 (0.32%) GCP
7 2 (0.092%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.092%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.092%) HL7
8 1 (0.046%) DICOM
8 1 (0.046%) COBIT
8 1 (0.046%) GLP
System Software
1 1078 (49.56%) Active Directory
2 784 (36.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 512 (23.54%) Hyper-V
4 213 (9.79%) XenApp
5 157 (7.22%) XenDesktop
6 146 (6.71%) vSphere
7 104 (4.78%) XenServer
8 72 (3.31%) VMware ESX
9 60 (2.76%) Microsoft App-V
10 53 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
11 42 (1.93%) Terminal Services
12 27 (1.24%) Forefront TMG
13 26 (1.20%) vCloud
14 25 (1.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 24 (1.10%) UAG
16 23 (1.06%) NFS
17 22 (1.01%) Terminal Server
18 16 (0.74%) ISA Server
18 16 (0.74%) Xen
18 16 (0.74%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 247 (11.36%) SCCM
2 143 (6.57%) SCOM
3 133 (6.11%) Backup Exec
4 67 (3.08%) Norton AntiVirus
5 56 (2.57%) SCVMM
6 38 (1.75%) SCSM
7 33 (1.52%) WSUS
8 20 (0.92%) HP SIM
8 20 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 19 (0.87%) NetBackup
10 17 (0.78%) ARCserve
10 17 (0.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 16 (0.74%) SCOrch
12 14 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
13 11 (0.51%) MOM
14 10 (0.46%) Puppet
15 9 (0.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
16 8 (0.37%) SCDPM
17 7 (0.32%) ServiceCenter
18 6 (0.28%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 1657 (76.18%) Microsoft
2 1070 (49.20%) VMware
3 654 (30.07%) Citrix
4 480 (22.07%) Cisco
5 369 (16.97%) HP
6 227 (10.44%) Dell
7 157 (7.22%) Symantec
8 146 (6.71%) EMC
8 146 (6.71%) Apple
9 136 (6.25%) NetApp
10 88 (4.05%) Juniper
11 83 (3.82%) Avaya
12 82 (3.77%) Veeam
13 64 (2.94%) IBM
14 52 (2.39%) Oracle
15 47 (2.16%) Meru Networks
16 43 (1.98%) SonicWALL
17 39 (1.79%) Mitel
18 38 (1.75%) 3PAR
19 36 (1.66%) SAP
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Training, Benefits
Posted: 49 minutes ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Horley, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £15.77 per hour
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ALFA IT Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent training / benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £19k - 22k per year + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £70000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brackley, Northamptonshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Erin Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Car
Posted: 3 days ago