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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 365 292 298
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +6
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 763 1104 949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.70% 0.94% 0.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.55% 3.48% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 669 917 824
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%

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
29867 31754 29655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.27% 27.14% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 23809 24862 23887
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 31 July 2015 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 31 July 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
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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 -74 729 £37,500 -9.63% 85
South East -26 261 £35,500 -7.18% 24
London -72 218 £45,000 +5.88% 37
Surrey +43 67 £37,500 -1.96% 3
North West -14 67 £34,000 +3.81% 8
East of England -26 61 £37,500 -21.05% 3
Hampshire -8 56 £27,500 -15.38% 3
West Midlands -26 47 £32,500 -22.61% 5
City of London -32 47 £50,000 +14.28% 3
Berkshire -13 37 £37,500 -25.00% 9
Hertfordshire -18 37 £27,500 -45.00% 1
Manchester +15 36 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Kent -12 34 £30,000 -31.64% 5
Buckinghamshire -7 32 £31,000 -38.00% 3
Oxfordshire -5 28 £39,500 +19.69%
South West -30 28 £39,750 +32.50% 2
Egham +13 26 £41,250 +26.92% 1
Cheshire -12 26 £23,000 -8.00% 5
Oxford +18 25 £39,500 -21.00%
Yorkshire -51 22 £39,250 -6.54% 4
West Yorkshire -38 19 £36,750 +8.88% 1
Hemel Hempstead +2 18 £27,500 -52.17% 1
Leeds -23 18 £35,000 -14.63% 1
Staffordshire +22 16 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Cambridgeshire +11 16 £42,500 -10.52%
Warrington +13 15 £37,500 +59.57% 2
Reading -7 12 £24,750 -49.23% 9
Milton Keynes -10 12 £30,000 -36.17%
East Midlands -37 12 £35,000 -16.66% 1
Portsmouth - 12 £26,000 -

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1556 (99.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1291 (82.23%) Windows
3 1192 (75.92%) Microsoft
4 1041 (66.31%) MCSE
5 806 (51.34%) Active Directory
6 758 (48.28%) VMware
7 682 (43.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 578 (36.82%) MS Exchange
9 533 (33.95%) MS Excel
10 498 (31.72%) MCSA
11 489 (31.15%) Windows Server 2012
12 456 (29.04%) VMware Infrastructure
13 436 (27.77%) SQL Server
14 434 (27.64%) Cisco
15 425 (27.07%) ITIL
16 382 (24.33%) Cisco Certification
17 373 (23.76%) Citrix
18 366 (23.31%) MCP
19 364 (23.18%) CCNA
20 360 (22.93%) Windows 7
21 353 (22.48%) MCTS
22 349 (22.23%) Hyper-V
23 327 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
24 313 (19.94%) DNS
25 311 (19.81%) SQL
26 310 (19.75%) Firewall
27 302 (19.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
28 284 (18.09%) Windows Server 2003
29 274 (17.45%) MS Office
30 271 (17.26%) TCP/IP

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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
1 578 (36.82%) MS Exchange
2 327 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 230 (14.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 222 (14.14%) Lync
5 217 (13.82%) SharePoint
6 132 (8.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 124 (7.90%) IIS
8 76 (4.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 72 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2003
10 54 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2000
11 24 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
12 23 (1.46%) SharePoint Server
13 18 (1.15%) Office Communications Server
13 18 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
14 12 (0.76%) Lotus Domino
15 11 (0.70%) IBM Notes
15 11 (0.70%) Tomcat
16 9 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
17 6 (0.38%) Apache
18 5 (0.32%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 533 (33.95%) MS Excel
2 274 (17.45%) MS Office
3 28 (1.78%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.57%) InfoPath
6 8 (0.51%) MS Project
7 3 (0.19%) ProjectWise
8 2 (0.13%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 32 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.70%) SAP Business One
3 7 (0.45%) Primavera
4 4 (0.25%) Teamcenter
4 4 (0.25%) Summit
4 4 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.19%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.19%) SAP CCM
6 2 (0.13%) HiPortfolio
6 2 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.13%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.064%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.064%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 184 (11.72%) Office 365
2 69 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
4 20 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (1.27%) SaaS
5 6 (0.38%) Symantec.cloud
5 6 (0.38%) Mimecast
6 5 (0.32%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.19%) IaaS
8 2 (0.13%) PaaS
9 1 (0.064%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 313 (19.94%) DNS
2 310 (19.75%) Firewall
3 271 (17.26%) TCP/IP
4 249 (15.86%) SAN
5 246 (15.67%) DHCP
6 197 (12.55%) WAN
6 197 (12.55%) LAN
7 141 (8.98%) VPN
8 86 (5.48%) NAS
9 69 (4.39%) VoIP
10 56 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
11 55 (3.50%) VLAN
12 46 (2.93%) Internet
13 45 (2.87%) Wireless
14 33 (2.10%) Network Security
14 33 (2.10%) iSCSI
14 33 (2.10%) Unified Communications
15 22 (1.40%) SSL
16 21 (1.34%) WLAN
16 21 (1.34%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 436 (27.77%) SQL Server
2 178 (11.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 116 (7.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 94 (5.99%) SQL Server 2005
5 93 (5.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 60 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 55 (3.50%) Oracle Database
8 47 (2.99%) Oracle Database 10g
9 42 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
10 39 (2.48%) MySQL
11 35 (2.23%) Oracle Database 11g
12 32 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 22 (1.40%) Relational Database
14 19 (1.21%) SQL Server 2000
15 14 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 13 (0.83%) Big Data
16 13 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
17 11 (0.70%) NoSQL
18 10 (0.64%) Oracle9i Database
19 9 (0.57%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 17 (1.08%) MSI
2 10 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (0.57%) Visual Studio
4 8 (0.51%) Subversion
5 4 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.19%) Ant
7 2 (0.13%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.064%) MSTest
8 1 (0.064%) InstallShield
General
1 167 (10.64%) Finance
2 47 (2.99%) Law
3 44 (2.80%) Legal
4 34 (2.17%) Retail
5 27 (1.72%) Telecoms
6 24 (1.53%) Banking
7 23 (1.46%) Back Office
8 17 (1.08%) Publishing
9 15 (0.96%) Billing
10 14 (0.89%) Manufacturing
11 13 (0.83%) Marketing
12 11 (0.70%) Electronics
13 9 (0.57%) Advertising
14 8 (0.51%) Local Government
14 8 (0.51%) Games
15 6 (0.38%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.13%) Aerospace
18 1 (0.064%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 292 (18.60%) Support Engineer
2 210 (13.38%) Analyst
3 196 (12.48%) Consultant
4 194 (12.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 137 (8.73%) Administrator
6 119 (7.58%) Support Analyst
7 105 (6.69%) DBA
8 103 (6.56%) 3rd Line Support
9 98 (6.24%) 2nd Line Support
10 85 (5.41%) IT Support
11 79 (5.03%) Systems Engineer
12 77 (4.90%) Systems Administrator
13 76 (4.84%) SQL DBA
14 65 (4.14%) Desktop Support
15 64 (4.08%) Technical Support
15 64 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 61 (3.89%) Architect
16 61 (3.89%) Technical Consultant
17 51 (3.25%) Service Analyst
17 51 (3.25%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (3.44%) .NET
2 28 (1.78%) Software Packaging
3 23 (1.46%) Web Services
4 19 (1.21%) WCF
5 17 (1.08%) ASP.NET
6 14 (0.89%) Ajax
7 13 (0.83%) XML
8 12 (0.76%) Silverlight
9 10 (0.64%) Application Packaging
9 10 (0.64%) XSLT
9 10 (0.64%) ADO.NET
9 10 (0.64%) CSS
10 9 (0.57%) Regular Expression
10 9 (0.57%) HTML
10 9 (0.57%) WPF
11 8 (0.51%) ODBC
12 7 (0.45%) WF
13 6 (0.38%) CAML
14 5 (0.32%) .NET Framework
15 4 (0.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 129 (8.22%) Data Centre
2 126 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
3 120 (7.64%) Clustering
4 110 (7.01%) Blackberry
5 82 (5.22%) Management Information System
6 65 (4.14%) Replication
7 50 (3.18%) Fat Client
7 50 (3.18%) Thin Client
8 46 (2.93%) EqualLogic
9 42 (2.68%) Computer Science
9 42 (2.68%) Client/Server
10 29 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
11 26 (1.66%) Private Cloud
12 19 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
13 15 (0.96%) iPhone
13 15 (0.96%) N-Tier
14 13 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
15 12 (0.76%) Kindle
16 11 (0.70%) Hedge funds
17 10 (0.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1291 (82.23%) Windows
2 682 (43.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 489 (31.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 360 (22.93%) Windows 7
5 284 (18.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 219 (13.95%) Linux
7 175 (11.15%) Windows 8
8 141 (8.98%) Windows XP
9 73 (4.65%) UNIX
10 71 (4.52%) Windows 2000 Server
11 53 (3.38%) Mac OS X
12 52 (3.31%) Windows Vista
13 45 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (0.76%) Mac OS
15 10 (0.64%) Apple iOS
16 9 (0.57%) Android
17 8 (0.51%) Windows 2000
18 6 (0.38%) SUSE
19 5 (0.32%) Debian
19 5 (0.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 425 (27.07%) ITIL
2 221 (14.08%) Migration
3 124 (7.90%) Project Management
4 86 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
5 83 (5.29%) Problem Management
6 73 (4.65%) Mentoring
7 68 (4.33%) Service Management
8 66 (4.20%) CRM
9 65 (4.14%) Asset Management
10 64 (4.08%) Service Delivery
11 60 (3.82%) Performance Tuning
12 53 (3.38%) Project Planning
13 51 (3.25%) Change Management
14 46 (2.93%) Business Intelligence
15 44 (2.80%) PRINCE2
16 40 (2.55%) Root Cause Analysis
17 36 (2.29%) Load Balancing
18 35 (2.23%) Capacity Planning
18 35 (2.23%) Performance Monitoring
19 33 (2.10%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 311 (19.81%) SQL
2 129 (8.22%) PowerShell
3 56 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 34 (2.17%) C#
5 20 (1.27%) C
6 15 (0.96%) VBScript
7 13 (0.83%) JavaScript
8 10 (0.64%) Shell Script
9 9 (0.57%) PL/SQL
9 9 (0.57%) VB.NET
9 9 (0.57%) Java
10 7 (0.45%) VB
11 5 (0.32%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.19%) PHP
12 3 (0.19%) Prolog
13 2 (0.13%) VBA
13 2 (0.13%) Python
13 2 (0.13%) Perl
14 1 (0.064%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 1556 (99.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1041 (66.31%) MCSE
3 498 (31.72%) MCSA
4 382 (24.33%) Cisco Certification
5 366 (23.31%) MCP
6 364 (23.18%) CCNA
7 353 (22.48%) MCTS
8 302 (19.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 171 (10.89%) Degree
10 129 (8.22%) Citrix Certification
11 109 (6.94%) CCA
12 72 (4.59%) CCNP
13 62 (3.95%) MCDST
14 58 (3.69%) Security Cleared
15 38 (2.42%) A+ Certification
16 35 (2.23%) MCDBA
17 30 (1.91%) SC Cleared
18 27 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
19 23 (1.46%) Oracle Certification
19 23 (1.46%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (8.22%) SLA
2 38 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (1.21%) ISO 9001
4 15 (0.96%) COBIT
5 12 (0.76%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.57%) GPG13
7 7 (0.45%) QA
7 7 (0.45%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.19%) TickIT
9 1 (0.064%) GMP
9 1 (0.064%) GLP
System Software
1 806 (51.34%) Active Directory
2 456 (29.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 349 (22.23%) Hyper-V
4 147 (9.36%) vSphere
5 104 (6.62%) XenApp
6 65 (4.14%) VMware ESXi
6 65 (4.14%) XenDesktop
7 46 (2.93%) Terminal Services
8 43 (2.74%) Microsoft App-V
9 41 (2.61%) VMware ESX
10 33 (2.10%) XenServer
11 30 (1.91%) vCloud
12 18 (1.15%) VMware Workstation
13 15 (0.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 14 (0.89%) Forefront TMG
15 13 (0.83%) Terminal Server
16 12 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
17 9 (0.57%) VMware Server
18 8 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 7 (0.45%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 239 (15.22%) SCCM
2 153 (9.75%) SCOM
3 94 (5.99%) Backup Exec
4 68 (4.33%) WSUS
5 40 (2.55%) Norton AntiVirus
6 30 (1.91%) NetBackup
7 17 (1.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 15 (0.96%) XenMobile
8 15 (0.96%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 12 (0.76%) AirWatch
10 11 (0.70%) SCVMM
11 8 (0.51%) Zenoss
11 8 (0.51%) WhatsUp Gold
12 6 (0.38%) SolarWinds Orion
12 6 (0.38%) Puppet
13 5 (0.32%) Cisco UCCX
13 5 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
13 5 (0.32%) Tivoli
13 5 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 4 (0.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1192 (75.92%) Microsoft
2 758 (48.28%) VMware
3 434 (27.64%) Cisco
4 373 (23.76%) Citrix
5 197 (12.55%) HP
6 130 (8.28%) Dell
7 101 (6.43%) Symantec
8 100 (6.37%) NetApp
9 98 (6.24%) Oracle
10 87 (5.54%) Avaya
11 86 (5.48%) Apple
12 79 (5.03%) IBM
13 53 (3.38%) Juniper
14 52 (3.31%) Red Hat
15 41 (2.61%) CheckPoint
16 36 (2.29%) Veeam
17 32 (2.04%) EMC
18 26 (1.66%) Sophos
19 25 (1.59%) SAP
20 20 (1.27%) AppSense
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: 6 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Kent
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45 000 - £65 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Salary is approx 25-35k base + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits & Excellent Training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago