The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 308 293 221
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -72
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 1005 997 1477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.88% 0.94% 1.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.25% 3.50% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 856 865 1301
Average salary £38,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,631 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £40,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-9.87% +10.95%

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30927 28478 33853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.11% 26.75% 28.82%
Number of salaries quoted 24121 23322 28448
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 23 September 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 23 September 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
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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 -14 958 £39,000 -8.23% 100
London -27 336 £42,500 -5.55% 25
South East -21 237 £33,000 -17.50% 29
City of London +32 110 £42,500 -10.52% 10
East of England +3 92 £47,500 +18.75% 5
North West +1 89 £34,500 -8.00% 10
Yorkshire -28 70 £30,000 -16.08% 6
Hampshire -14 67 £32,500 -18.75% 8
West Yorkshire -8 61 £30,000 -3.22% 3
East Midlands -10 60 £37,500 -16.66% 4
South West -27 60 £35,000 -15.66% 15
West Midlands -31 55 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Hertfordshire -3 45 £40,000 +3.89% 3
Berkshire -58 45 £27,500 -38.88% 3
Leeds -20 44 £36,250 +5.07% 1
Manchester -4 42 £34,500 -13.75% 4
Southampton +8 39 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Northamptonshire -5 38 £32,750 -18.12%
Kent +35 37 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Cheshire -8 37 £34,500 +15.00% 3
Birmingham 0 35 £38,125 -23.75% 1
Scotland 0 31 £34,000 -10.52% 6
Watford +17 30 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Oxfordshire +5 29 £33,000 -11.40% 4
Northampton -8 29 £27,000 -32.50%
Devon +6 28 £35,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +1 28 £47,500 +25.00% 3
Reading -35 28 £33,500 -33.00% 1
Surrey -33 26 £35,250 +8.46% 9
Abingdon - 24 £33,000 - 4

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 2110 (98.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 1653 (77.50%) Windows
3 1565 (73.37%) Microsoft
4 1447 (67.84%) MCSE
5 1106 (51.85%) VMware
6 1025 (48.05%) Active Directory
7 927 (43.46%) MS Excel
8 859 (40.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 858 (40.23%) MS Exchange
10 797 (37.37%) VMware Infrastructure
11 620 (29.07%) Citrix
12 608 (28.50%) MCSA
13 597 (27.99%) ITIL
14 566 (26.54%) MCTS
15 537 (25.18%) Windows Server 2012
16 530 (24.85%) SQL Server
17 496 (23.25%) Cisco
18 494 (23.16%) Hyper-V
19 473 (22.18%) SAN
20 446 (20.91%) Exchange Server 2010
21 445 (20.86%) DNS
22 437 (20.49%) Cisco Certification
23 425 (19.92%) SQL
24 424 (19.88%) Windows Server 2003
24 424 (19.88%) Firewall
25 417 (19.55%) CCNA
26 415 (19.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
27 361 (16.92%) TCP/IP
28 359 (16.83%) MCP
29 354 (16.60%) Windows 7

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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
1 858 (40.23%) MS Exchange
2 446 (20.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 328 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 321 (15.05%) Lync
5 314 (14.72%) SharePoint
6 271 (12.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 179 (8.39%) Exchange Server 2003
8 133 (6.24%) IIS
9 101 (4.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 59 (2.77%) SharePoint 2010
11 47 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2000
12 46 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
13 44 (2.06%) Office Communications Server
14 21 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
14 21 (0.98%) Lotus Domino
15 14 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
16 13 (0.61%) GroupWise
17 12 (0.56%) IBM Notes
18 9 (0.42%) Apache
18 9 (0.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 927 (43.46%) MS Excel
2 260 (12.19%) MS Office
3 22 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.47%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.14%) MS Project
6 1 (0.047%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.047%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 46 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.52%) SAP Business One
4 5 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.14%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.094%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.094%) Agresso
6 2 (0.094%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.094%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.047%) Eikon
7 1 (0.047%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.047%) Summit
7 1 (0.047%) Pivotal CRM
7 1 (0.047%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 224 (10.50%) Office 365
2 137 (6.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (0.98%) SaaS
4 21 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.42%) IaaS
6 4 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.19%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.19%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.047%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 473 (22.18%) SAN
2 445 (20.86%) DNS
3 424 (19.88%) Firewall
4 361 (16.92%) TCP/IP
5 318 (14.91%) DHCP
6 248 (11.63%) WAN
7 240 (11.25%) VPN
8 228 (10.69%) LAN
9 116 (5.44%) NAS
10 110 (5.16%) Wireless
11 101 (4.74%) Unified Communications
12 68 (3.19%) VoIP
12 68 (3.19%) Internet
13 58 (2.72%) Cisco ASA
14 56 (2.63%) VLAN
15 52 (2.44%) Network Security
16 40 (1.88%) iSCSI
17 39 (1.83%) NetScaler
18 37 (1.73%) SMTP
19 36 (1.69%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 530 (24.85%) SQL Server
2 157 (7.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 155 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 116 (5.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 96 (4.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 75 (3.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 70 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 60 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
9 35 (1.64%) OLTP
10 26 (1.22%) MySQL
10 26 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 24 (1.13%) OLAP
11 24 (1.13%) Oracle Database
12 18 (0.84%) Relational Database
13 16 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
14 11 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
14 11 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
15 10 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
16 6 (0.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 40 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (0.80%) Visual Studio
3 10 (0.47%) FogBugz
3 10 (0.47%) Selenium
4 6 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (0.28%) MSI
5 2 (0.094%) InstallShield
5 2 (0.094%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.047%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.047%) NUnit
6 1 (0.047%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.047%) Oracle APEX
General
1 267 (12.52%) Finance
2 69 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 59 (2.77%) Legal
4 35 (1.64%) Retail
5 30 (1.41%) Banking
6 27 (1.27%) Law
7 26 (1.22%) Marketing
8 21 (0.98%) Manufacturing
9 13 (0.61%) Games
10 11 (0.52%) Advertising
10 11 (0.52%) Back Office
11 9 (0.42%) German Language
12 8 (0.38%) Electronics
12 8 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.33%) Publishing
14 4 (0.19%) Italian Language
14 4 (0.19%) Spanish Language
14 4 (0.19%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.19%) French Language
15 2 (0.094%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 372 (17.44%) Support Engineer
2 352 (16.50%) Consultant
3 314 (14.72%) Analyst
4 229 (10.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 179 (8.39%) 3rd Line Support
6 129 (6.05%) Support Analyst
7 125 (5.86%) IT Support
8 121 (5.67%) Microsoft Consultant
9 119 (5.58%) 2nd Line Support
9 119 (5.58%) DBA
10 118 (5.53%) Administrator
11 109 (5.11%) Service Analyst
12 107 (5.02%) Technical Consultant
13 101 (4.74%) Architect
13 101 (4.74%) Service Desk Analyst
14 99 (4.64%) Server Support
15 96 (4.50%) SQL DBA
16 83 (3.89%) IT Support Engineer
17 82 (3.84%) Systems Engineer
17 82 (3.84%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (3.56%) .NET
2 50 (2.34%) Web Services
3 44 (2.06%) XML
4 32 (1.50%) WCF
5 29 (1.36%) HTML
6 22 (1.03%) ASP.NET
6 22 (1.03%) CSS
7 21 (0.98%) jQuery
8 19 (0.89%) SOAP
9 17 (0.80%) Ajax
9 17 (0.80%) Application Packaging
10 15 (0.70%) HTML5
10 15 (0.70%) CSS3
10 15 (0.70%) Reactive Extensions
10 15 (0.70%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 14 (0.66%) LAMP
12 11 (0.52%) COM
12 11 (0.52%) XSLT
12 11 (0.52%) Software Packaging
13 10 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 182 (8.53%) Clustering
2 166 (7.78%) Blackberry
3 153 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
4 70 (3.28%) Thin Client
4 70 (3.28%) Fat Client
5 68 (3.19%) Replication
6 65 (3.05%) Management Information System
7 55 (2.58%) EqualLogic
8 40 (1.88%) Computer Science
9 38 (1.78%) PKI
10 27 (1.27%) Open Source
11 24 (1.13%) iPhone
12 21 (0.98%) Hedge funds
13 19 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
13 19 (0.89%) Client/Server
13 19 (0.89%) Mathematics
14 15 (0.70%) Statistics
15 13 (0.61%) Celerra
15 13 (0.61%) Data Integration
15 13 (0.61%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 1653 (77.50%) Windows
2 859 (40.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 537 (25.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 424 (19.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 354 (16.60%) Windows 7
6 182 (8.53%) Windows XP
7 153 (7.17%) Linux
8 147 (6.89%) Windows 8
9 101 (4.74%) Windows Vista
10 55 (2.58%) Windows 2000 Server
11 49 (2.30%) Mac OS X
12 48 (2.25%) UNIX
13 35 (1.64%) Windows 2000
14 28 (1.31%) Android
15 25 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 19 (0.89%) VMS
17 13 (0.61%) Solaris
17 13 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
17 13 (0.61%) CentOS
18 10 (0.47%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 597 (27.99%) ITIL
2 211 (9.89%) Migration
3 143 (6.70%) Project Management
4 121 (5.67%) Service Delivery
5 116 (5.44%) Mentoring
6 115 (5.39%) Change Management
7 96 (4.50%) Performance Tuning
8 89 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 81 (3.80%) Business Intelligence
10 80 (3.75%) CRM
11 78 (3.66%) Problem Management
12 76 (3.56%) PRINCE2
13 72 (3.38%) Service Management
14 71 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
15 67 (3.14%) Load Balancing
16 56 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
17 49 (2.30%) Incident Management
18 48 (2.25%) Technical Architecture
19 43 (2.02%) Continuous Improvement
19 43 (2.02%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 425 (19.92%) SQL
2 132 (6.19%) PowerShell
3 106 (4.97%) T-SQL
4 50 (2.34%) C#
5 36 (1.69%) VBScript
6 23 (1.08%) VB
7 17 (0.80%) VB.NET
7 17 (0.80%) JavaScript
8 10 (0.47%) PHP
9 9 (0.42%) C
10 8 (0.38%) Perl
11 7 (0.33%) Java
11 7 (0.33%) Python
12 6 (0.28%) Ruby
13 3 (0.14%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.14%) VBA
14 2 (0.094%) C++
15 1 (0.047%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.047%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2110 (98.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 1447 (67.84%) MCSE
3 608 (28.50%) MCSA
4 566 (26.54%) MCTS
5 437 (20.49%) Cisco Certification
6 417 (19.55%) CCNA
7 415 (19.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 359 (16.83%) MCP
9 277 (12.99%) Degree
10 232 (10.88%) Citrix Certification
11 182 (8.53%) CCA
12 94 (4.41%) CCNP
13 68 (3.19%) Security Cleared
14 66 (3.09%) VCAP
15 58 (2.72%) SC Cleared
16 50 (2.34%) NCDA
17 47 (2.20%) MCDBA
18 44 (2.06%) CCEE
18 44 (2.06%) MCDST
19 41 (1.92%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 201 (9.42%) SLA
2 30 (1.41%) PCI DSS
3 25 (1.17%) QA
4 13 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.38%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.19%) COBIT
7 3 (0.14%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.094%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.094%) HL7
9 1 (0.047%) GMP
9 1 (0.047%) GLP
System Software
1 1025 (48.05%) Active Directory
2 797 (37.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 494 (23.16%) Hyper-V
4 137 (6.42%) XenApp
5 123 (5.77%) vSphere
6 109 (5.11%) XenDesktop
7 94 (4.41%) VMware ESX
8 50 (2.34%) Microsoft App-V
9 49 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
10 33 (1.55%) vCloud
11 32 (1.50%) XenServer
12 30 (1.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 25 (1.17%) Terminal Services
14 22 (1.03%) NFS
15 21 (0.98%) Forefront TMG
16 19 (0.89%) UAG
16 19 (0.89%) Xen
17 17 (0.80%) Terminal Server
18 12 (0.56%) ISA Server
18 12 (0.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 193 (9.05%) SCCM
2 141 (6.61%) Backup Exec
3 97 (4.55%) SCOM
4 67 (3.14%) Norton AntiVirus
5 44 (2.06%) SCVMM
6 30 (1.41%) WSUS
7 20 (0.94%) SCSM
8 15 (0.70%) HP SIM
9 14 (0.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 13 (0.61%) NetBackup
11 11 (0.52%) MIIS
11 11 (0.52%) SCOrch
11 11 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
12 10 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 9 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 9 (0.42%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 9 (0.42%) Puppet
13 9 (0.42%) XenMobile
14 7 (0.33%) MOM
15 6 (0.28%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1565 (73.37%) Microsoft
2 1106 (51.85%) VMware
3 620 (29.07%) Citrix
4 496 (23.25%) Cisco
5 318 (14.91%) HP
6 187 (8.77%) Dell
7 152 (7.13%) Apple
8 145 (6.80%) Symantec
9 139 (6.52%) NetApp
10 126 (5.91%) Avaya
11 109 (5.11%) EMC
12 93 (4.36%) Juniper
13 89 (4.17%) Veeam
14 63 (2.95%) IBM
15 57 (2.67%) Meru Networks
16 46 (2.16%) Oracle
17 43 (2.02%) Mitel
18 36 (1.69%) SonicWALL
19 35 (1.64%) SAP
20 32 (1.50%) McAfee
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 13 hours ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £28k - 30k per year + Commission / Car / Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £26,000 + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + car,Laptop,Phone
Posted: 23 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car Allow Bonus Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ITS
Salary: Salary Depending on skills match, experience and qualifications
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £20,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + Industry Leading Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago