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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 316 294 224
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -70
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 1007 984 1455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.88% 0.92% 1.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.27% 3.45% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 866 849 1282
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £41,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.19% +17.14%

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
30817 28552 33844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.05% 26.69% 28.92%
Number of salaries quoted 24103 23313 28364
Average salary £45,000 £43,150 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +1.52%
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 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 30 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
(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 -17 965 £39,000 -8.23% 93
London -21 342 £42,500 -5.55% 27
South East -31 234 £33,500 -16.25% 26
City of London +40 110 £42,500 -10.52% 8
East of England +4 94 £45,000 +12.50% 7
North West +10 89 £34,500 -8.00% 10
Yorkshire -24 68 £30,000 -21.56% 7
Hampshire -24 65 £32,500 -18.75% 5
East Midlands +1 63 £37,500 -16.66% 2
South West -19 61 £35,000 -15.66% 9
West Midlands -27 57 £37,500 -16.66% 3
West Yorkshire -27 57 £30,000 -9.09% 4
Berkshire -58 48 £27,500 -38.88% 7
Manchester +10 43 £34,500 -8.00% 5
Hertfordshire +4 43 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Northamptonshire -3 40 £28,000 -30.00%
Southampton +4 39 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Leeds -21 38 £36,250 +3.57% 1
Cheshire +7 37 £34,500 +15.00% 2
Birmingham -5 36 £38,125 -23.75%
Kent +30 35 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Northampton -11 31 £27,000 -27.51%
Reading -29 30 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Oxfordshire +7 29 £33,000 -11.40% 2
Devon +4 29 £35,000 -
Watford +19 28 £40,000 -5.88%
Scotland 0 27 £34,000 -5.55% 6
Surrey -23 27 £38,500 +18.46% 6
Buckinghamshire +8 25 £47,500 +31.94% 4
Abingdon - 23 £33,000 - 2

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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 2109 (98.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 1660 (77.86%) Windows
3 1563 (73.31%) Microsoft
4 1453 (68.15%) MCSE
5 1106 (51.88%) VMware
6 1023 (47.98%) Active Directory
7 919 (43.11%) MS Excel
8 861 (40.38%) MS Exchange
9 855 (40.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 789 (37.01%) VMware Infrastructure
11 621 (29.13%) Citrix
12 611 (28.66%) MCSA
13 590 (27.67%) ITIL
14 567 (26.59%) MCTS
15 526 (24.67%) Windows Server 2012
16 519 (24.34%) SQL Server
17 502 (23.55%) Cisco
18 484 (22.70%) Hyper-V
19 474 (22.23%) SAN
20 447 (20.97%) Cisco Certification
20 447 (20.97%) DNS
21 443 (20.78%) Exchange Server 2010
22 426 (19.98%) Windows Server 2003
23 423 (19.84%) CCNA
24 421 (19.75%) Firewall
25 417 (19.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
26 410 (19.23%) SQL
27 366 (17.17%) TCP/IP
28 365 (17.12%) Windows 7
29 358 (16.79%) MCP

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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
1 861 (40.38%) MS Exchange
2 443 (20.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 325 (15.24%) Exchange Server 2007
4 320 (15.01%) Lync
5 310 (14.54%) SharePoint
6 264 (12.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 175 (8.21%) Exchange Server 2003
8 134 (6.29%) IIS
9 104 (4.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 58 (2.72%) SharePoint 2010
11 48 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2000
12 47 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
13 42 (1.97%) Office Communications Server
14 22 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
15 21 (0.98%) Lotus Domino
16 14 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
17 13 (0.61%) GroupWise
18 11 (0.52%) Apache
18 11 (0.52%) IBM Notes
19 8 (0.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 919 (43.11%) MS Excel
2 265 (12.43%) 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 10 (0.47%) 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%) Pivotal CRM
7 1 (0.047%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 224 (10.51%) Office 365
2 139 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (0.94%) SaaS
6 9 (0.42%) IaaS
7 4 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.19%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.19%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.047%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 474 (22.23%) SAN
2 447 (20.97%) DNS
3 421 (19.75%) Firewall
4 366 (17.17%) TCP/IP
5 318 (14.92%) DHCP
6 246 (11.54%) WAN
7 238 (11.16%) VPN
8 226 (10.60%) LAN
9 111 (5.21%) NAS
10 109 (5.11%) Wireless
11 101 (4.74%) Unified Communications
12 71 (3.33%) VoIP
13 68 (3.19%) Internet
14 56 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
15 54 (2.53%) VLAN
16 51 (2.39%) Network Security
17 39 (1.83%) NetScaler
18 37 (1.74%) MPLS
19 36 (1.69%) iSCSI
20 35 (1.64%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 519 (24.34%) SQL Server
2 148 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 147 (6.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 111 (5.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 91 (4.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 71 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 63 (2.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 55 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
9 31 (1.45%) OLTP
10 27 (1.27%) MySQL
11 23 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 23 (1.08%) Oracle Database
12 21 (0.98%) OLAP
13 16 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
13 16 (0.75%) Relational Database
14 11 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
15 10 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
15 10 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
16 6 (0.28%) DTS
Development Applications
1 38 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (0.70%) Visual Studio
3 11 (0.52%) FogBugz
3 11 (0.52%) Selenium
4 6 (0.28%) MSI
5 5 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.094%) InstallShield
6 2 (0.094%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.094%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.047%) NUnit
7 1 (0.047%) ReSharper
General
1 269 (12.62%) Finance
2 72 (3.38%) Telecoms
3 57 (2.67%) Legal
4 34 (1.59%) Retail
5 31 (1.45%) Banking
6 26 (1.22%) Marketing
7 25 (1.17%) Law
8 21 (0.98%) Manufacturing
9 13 (0.61%) Games
10 11 (0.52%) Advertising
10 11 (0.52%) Back Office
11 8 (0.38%) Electronics
11 8 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.38%) Publishing
11 8 (0.38%) German Language
12 4 (0.19%) Italian Language
12 4 (0.19%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.19%) French Language
13 3 (0.14%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.094%) Military
Job Titles
1 378 (17.73%) Support Engineer
2 350 (16.42%) Consultant
3 313 (14.68%) Analyst
4 233 (10.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 179 (8.40%) 3rd Line Support
6 128 (6.00%) Support Analyst
6 128 (6.00%) IT Support
7 121 (5.68%) 2nd Line Support
8 117 (5.49%) Microsoft Consultant
9 113 (5.30%) Service Analyst
9 113 (5.30%) Administrator
10 111 (5.21%) DBA
11 109 (5.11%) Technical Consultant
12 105 (4.92%) Service Desk Analyst
13 103 (4.83%) Architect
14 100 (4.69%) Server Support
15 90 (4.22%) SQL DBA
16 86 (4.03%) IT Support Engineer
17 81 (3.80%) Systems Engineer
17 81 (3.80%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (3.52%) .NET
2 50 (2.35%) 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 20 (0.94%) jQuery
8 19 (0.89%) SOAP
9 17 (0.80%) Ajax
10 15 (0.70%) Application Packaging
10 15 (0.70%) HTML5
10 15 (0.70%) Reactive Extensions
10 15 (0.70%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 15 (0.70%) CSS3
11 14 (0.66%) LAMP
12 11 (0.52%) Software Packaging
12 11 (0.52%) XSLT
13 10 (0.47%) COM
13 10 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 184 (8.63%) Clustering
2 169 (7.93%) Blackberry
3 151 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
4 75 (3.52%) Thin Client
4 75 (3.52%) Fat Client
5 68 (3.19%) Management Information System
6 63 (2.95%) Replication
7 52 (2.44%) EqualLogic
8 38 (1.78%) Computer Science
9 37 (1.74%) PKI
10 26 (1.22%) Open Source
11 24 (1.13%) iPhone
12 20 (0.94%) Hedge funds
13 17 (0.80%) Client/Server
14 16 (0.75%) Mathematics
14 16 (0.75%) Statistics
14 16 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
15 13 (0.61%) FlexPod
15 13 (0.61%) Celerra
15 13 (0.61%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 1660 (77.86%) Windows
2 855 (40.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 526 (24.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 426 (19.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 365 (17.12%) Windows 7
6 188 (8.82%) Windows XP
7 156 (7.32%) Linux
8 150 (7.04%) Windows 8
9 103 (4.83%) Windows Vista
10 59 (2.77%) Windows 2000 Server
11 53 (2.49%) Mac OS X
12 51 (2.39%) UNIX
13 36 (1.69%) Windows 2000
14 27 (1.27%) Android
15 26 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 19 (0.89%) VMS
17 15 (0.70%) Solaris
18 14 (0.66%) CentOS
19 13 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
20 11 (0.52%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 590 (27.67%) ITIL
2 209 (9.80%) Migration
3 140 (6.57%) Project Management
4 122 (5.72%) Service Delivery
5 119 (5.58%) Mentoring
6 112 (5.25%) Change Management
7 93 (4.36%) Performance Tuning
8 91 (4.27%) Disaster Recovery
9 79 (3.71%) CRM
10 78 (3.66%) Problem Management
11 75 (3.52%) Business Intelligence
12 71 (3.33%) Service Management
13 70 (3.28%) PRINCE2
14 67 (3.14%) Agile Software Development
14 67 (3.14%) Load Balancing
15 56 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
16 48 (2.25%) Incident Management
17 47 (2.20%) Technical Architecture
18 43 (2.02%) Change Control
19 40 (1.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 410 (19.23%) SQL
2 134 (6.29%) PowerShell
3 100 (4.69%) T-SQL
4 50 (2.35%) C#
5 39 (1.83%) VBScript
6 26 (1.22%) VB
7 17 (0.80%) JavaScript
8 16 (0.75%) VB.NET
9 10 (0.47%) PHP
10 9 (0.42%) C
11 8 (0.38%) Perl
12 6 (0.28%) Python
12 6 (0.28%) Ruby
12 6 (0.28%) Java
13 3 (0.14%) C++
13 3 (0.14%) VBA
13 3 (0.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2109 (98.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 1453 (68.15%) MCSE
3 611 (28.66%) MCSA
4 567 (26.59%) MCTS
5 447 (20.97%) Cisco Certification
6 423 (19.84%) CCNA
7 417 (19.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 358 (16.79%) MCP
9 273 (12.80%) Degree
10 238 (11.16%) Citrix Certification
11 185 (8.68%) CCA
12 96 (4.50%) CCNP
13 70 (3.28%) Security Cleared
14 65 (3.05%) VCAP
15 60 (2.81%) SC Cleared
16 48 (2.25%) NCDA
17 47 (2.20%) MCDST
18 45 (2.11%) CCEE
18 45 (2.11%) MCDBA
19 39 (1.83%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 197 (9.24%) SLA
2 29 (1.36%) PCI DSS
3 25 (1.17%) QA
4 13 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.42%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.19%) COBIT
7 3 (0.14%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.094%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.047%) GMP
9 1 (0.047%) GLP
System Software
1 1023 (47.98%) Active Directory
2 789 (37.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 484 (22.70%) Hyper-V
4 136 (6.38%) XenApp
5 126 (5.91%) vSphere
6 113 (5.30%) XenDesktop
7 95 (4.46%) VMware ESX
8 53 (2.49%) Microsoft App-V
8 53 (2.49%) VMware ESXi
9 35 (1.64%) vCloud
10 33 (1.55%) XenServer
11 31 (1.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 26 (1.22%) Terminal Services
13 21 (0.98%) NFS
14 20 (0.94%) Forefront TMG
15 18 (0.84%) Xen
16 17 (0.80%) UAG
17 15 (0.70%) Terminal Server
18 12 (0.56%) ISA Server
18 12 (0.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 189 (8.86%) SCCM
2 143 (6.71%) Backup Exec
3 94 (4.41%) SCOM
4 68 (3.19%) Norton AntiVirus
5 44 (2.06%) SCVMM
6 29 (1.36%) WSUS
7 19 (0.89%) SCSM
8 15 (0.70%) HP SIM
8 15 (0.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 13 (0.61%) MIIS
10 12 (0.56%) NetBackup
10 12 (0.56%) SCOrch
11 11 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
12 10 (0.47%) Puppet
12 10 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 10 (0.47%) XenMobile
13 9 (0.42%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 8 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 6 (0.28%) MOM
15 6 (0.28%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1563 (73.31%) Microsoft
2 1106 (51.88%) VMware
3 621 (29.13%) Citrix
4 502 (23.55%) Cisco
5 323 (15.15%) HP
6 187 (8.77%) Dell
7 156 (7.32%) Apple
8 144 (6.75%) Symantec
9 140 (6.57%) NetApp
10 133 (6.24%) Avaya
11 108 (5.07%) EMC
12 95 (4.46%) Juniper
13 91 (4.27%) Veeam
14 62 (2.91%) IBM
15 59 (2.77%) Meru Networks
16 45 (2.11%) Oracle
17 43 (2.02%) Mitel
18 33 (1.55%) SAP
18 33 (1.55%) Red Hat
19 32 (1.50%) SonicWALL
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car Allow Bonus Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £22,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum + Car Allowance or Company Car + Gre
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Salary: From £30,400 to £32,500 per annum plus generous pension and holidays
Posted: 12 hours ago
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Net Talent
Posted: 14 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Networking People
Salary: full corporate benefits packagec / bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Kenilworth, Warwickshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £22,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £23,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £70000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £28,000 to £32,000
Posted: 4 days ago