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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 301 293 228
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -65
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 1048 990 1430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.91% 0.92% 1.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.36% 3.40% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 887 859 1237
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,100 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%

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
31211 29077 33502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.00% 27.08% 28.62%
Number of salaries quoted 24194 23648 28318
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 2 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 2 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 0 986 £41,000 -3.52% 118
London -27 344 £42,500 -5.55% 31
South East -8 270 £41,000 +2.50% 27
City of London +20 119 £42,500 -10.52% 13
East of England -3 92 £47,500 +18.75% 9
North West -7 84 £34,500 -21.14% 15
West Midlands +2 70 £41,000 -8.88% 6
Yorkshire -31 68 £42,000 +20.00% 7
Hampshire -17 67 £32,500 -18.75% 8
East Midlands -3 63 £40,000 -5.88% 10
West Yorkshire -8 60 £40,000 +32.23% 4
Berkshire -49 54 £47,500 -5.00%
South West -19 53 £32,500 -20.73% 9
Leeds -9 52 £42,000 +20.00% 1
Scotland +23 47 £34,000 -15.00% 1
Birmingham +19 45 £42,250 -8.64% 2
Hertfordshire +3 43 £46,000 +15.00% 4
Southampton +10 41 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Kent +38 40 £50,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +5 39 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Oxfordshire +24 38 £33,000 -14.28% 2
Cheshire +3 38 £33,500 +11.66% 2
Northamptonshire 0 36 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Manchester -4 36 £34,500 -23.33% 10
Surrey -22 35 £41,000 +5.80% 8
Abingdon - 30 £33,000 - 2
Watford +10 28 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Northampton -8 28 £40,000 -
Reading -33 28 £50,000 -
Glasgow +16 27 £34,000 +1.49%

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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 2098 (99.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 1650 (77.87%) Windows
3 1586 (74.85%) Microsoft
4 1417 (66.87%) MCSE
5 1084 (51.16%) VMware
6 1033 (48.75%) Active Directory
7 928 (43.79%) MS Excel
8 876 (41.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 864 (40.77%) MS Exchange
10 784 (37.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 625 (29.50%) Citrix
12 583 (27.51%) ITIL
13 580 (27.37%) MCSA
14 548 (25.86%) MCTS
15 538 (25.39%) SQL Server
16 533 (25.15%) Windows Server 2012
17 493 (23.27%) Hyper-V
18 484 (22.84%) Cisco
19 480 (22.65%) SAN
20 467 (22.04%) Exchange Server 2010
21 453 (21.38%) DNS
22 442 (20.86%) Windows Server 2003
23 435 (20.53%) SQL
24 428 (20.20%) Firewall
25 420 (19.82%) Cisco Certification
26 407 (19.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
27 402 (18.97%) CCNA
28 364 (17.18%) TCP/IP
29 358 (16.89%) MCP
30 348 (16.42%) Windows 7

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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
1 864 (40.77%) MS Exchange
2 467 (22.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 338 (15.95%) SharePoint
4 326 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 318 (15.01%) Lync
6 283 (13.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 195 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2003
8 142 (6.70%) IIS
9 103 (4.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 71 (3.35%) SharePoint 2010
11 49 (2.31%) Office Communications Server
11 49 (2.31%) SharePoint 2013
12 46 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2000
13 22 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
14 20 (0.94%) Lotus Domino
15 16 (0.76%) GroupWise
16 15 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
17 13 (0.61%) IBM Notes
18 11 (0.52%) Tomcat
19 6 (0.28%) SAS
Applications
1 928 (43.79%) MS Excel
2 275 (12.98%) MS Office
3 26 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.52%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.14%) MS Project
6 2 (0.094%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.047%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 50 (2.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.61%) SAP Business One
4 6 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.14%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.094%) SalesLogix
6 2 (0.094%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.094%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.094%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.094%) Agresso
7 1 (0.047%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.047%) Summit
7 1 (0.047%) Pivotal CRM
7 1 (0.047%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 228 (10.76%) Office 365
2 130 (6.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (1.18%) SaaS
5 20 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.38%) 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
1 480 (22.65%) SAN
2 453 (21.38%) DNS
3 428 (20.20%) Firewall
4 364 (17.18%) TCP/IP
5 328 (15.48%) DHCP
6 249 (11.75%) WAN
7 240 (11.33%) VPN
8 236 (11.14%) LAN
9 127 (5.99%) NAS
10 103 (4.86%) Unified Communications
11 97 (4.58%) Wireless
12 73 (3.45%) Internet
13 57 (2.69%) VoIP
14 56 (2.64%) VLAN
14 56 (2.64%) Network Security
14 56 (2.64%) Cisco ASA
15 48 (2.27%) iSCSI
16 45 (2.12%) SMTP
17 41 (1.93%) NetScaler
18 37 (1.75%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 538 (25.39%) SQL Server
2 171 (8.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 168 (7.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 117 (5.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 104 (4.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 82 (3.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 78 (3.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 68 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
9 41 (1.93%) OLTP
10 32 (1.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 28 (1.32%) OLAP
12 22 (1.04%) Oracle Database
13 21 (0.99%) Relational Database
14 20 (0.94%) MySQL
15 13 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
16 11 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
16 11 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
17 10 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
18 9 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
18 9 (0.42%) DTS
Development Applications
1 49 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (1.27%) Visual Studio
3 12 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (0.33%) NUnit
4 7 (0.33%) ReSharper
4 7 (0.33%) Selenium
4 7 (0.33%) FogBugz
5 6 (0.28%) MSI
6 2 (0.094%) InstallShield
6 2 (0.094%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.047%) Oracle APEX
General
1 258 (12.18%) Finance
2 66 (3.11%) Telecoms
3 50 (2.36%) Legal
4 36 (1.70%) Banking
5 35 (1.65%) Retail
6 28 (1.32%) Law
7 24 (1.13%) Marketing
7 24 (1.13%) Manufacturing
8 13 (0.61%) Games
8 13 (0.61%) Back Office
9 10 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (0.47%) German Language
10 8 (0.38%) Electronics
11 7 (0.33%) Advertising
11 7 (0.33%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.28%) Publishing
13 4 (0.19%) French Language
13 4 (0.19%) Italian Language
13 4 (0.19%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.094%) Military
Job Titles
1 364 (17.18%) Consultant
2 351 (16.56%) Support Engineer
3 318 (15.01%) Analyst
4 221 (10.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 179 (8.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 139 (6.56%) Support Analyst
7 130 (6.13%) 2nd Line Support
8 126 (5.95%) Microsoft Consultant
9 123 (5.80%) Administrator
9 123 (5.80%) DBA
10 118 (5.57%) IT Support
11 117 (5.52%) Technical Consultant
12 101 (4.77%) Server Support
13 98 (4.62%) SQL DBA
14 93 (4.39%) Service Analyst
15 92 (4.34%) Architect
16 89 (4.20%) Technical Support
17 87 (4.11%) Developer
18 85 (4.01%) Service Desk Analyst
19 82 (3.87%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (4.06%) .NET
2 57 (2.69%) Web Services
3 46 (2.17%) XML
4 37 (1.75%) WCF
5 30 (1.42%) HTML
6 25 (1.18%) SOAP
6 25 (1.18%) jQuery
7 21 (0.99%) Reactive Extensions
7 21 (0.99%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 21 (0.99%) ASP.NET
7 21 (0.99%) CSS
8 17 (0.80%) Ajax
9 16 (0.76%) Application Packaging
9 16 (0.76%) COM
10 14 (0.66%) LAMP
10 14 (0.66%) HTML5
10 14 (0.66%) CSS3
11 13 (0.61%) Silverlight
12 12 (0.57%) XSLT
13 11 (0.52%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 183 (8.64%) Blackberry
2 178 (8.40%) Clustering
3 75 (3.54%) Replication
4 62 (2.93%) Thin Client
4 62 (2.93%) Fat Client
5 61 (2.88%) Management Information System
6 59 (2.78%) EqualLogic
7 39 (1.84%) Computer Science
8 34 (1.60%) PKI
9 28 (1.32%) Hedge funds
10 25 (1.18%) iPhone
11 23 (1.09%) Open Source
12 21 (0.99%) Mathematics
13 18 (0.85%) Client/Server
13 18 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
14 13 (0.61%) Data Integration
15 12 (0.57%) Statistics
15 12 (0.57%) Visualisation
16 11 (0.52%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1650 (77.87%) Windows
2 876 (41.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 533 (25.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 442 (20.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 348 (16.42%) Windows 7
6 186 (8.78%) Windows XP
7 148 (6.98%) Windows 8
8 147 (6.94%) Linux
9 96 (4.53%) Windows Vista
10 53 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
11 47 (2.22%) Mac OS X
12 43 (2.03%) UNIX
13 32 (1.51%) Windows 2000
14 31 (1.46%) Android
15 24 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 18 (0.85%) VMS
17 13 (0.61%) CentOS
18 12 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
18 12 (0.57%) SUSE
19 11 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 583 (27.51%) ITIL
2 218 (10.29%) Migration
3 139 (6.56%) Project Management
4 136 (6.42%) Service Delivery
5 126 (5.95%) Change Management
6 107 (5.05%) Mentoring
7 99 (4.67%) Business Intelligence
8 94 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
9 92 (4.34%) PRINCE2
10 82 (3.87%) CRM
10 82 (3.87%) Disaster Recovery
11 75 (3.54%) Problem Management
12 71 (3.35%) Load Balancing
13 61 (2.88%) Service Management
14 51 (2.41%) Continuous Improvement
15 50 (2.36%) Root Cause Analysis
15 50 (2.36%) Technical Architecture
16 47 (2.22%) Incident Management
17 41 (1.93%) Agile Software Development
17 41 (1.93%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 435 (20.53%) SQL
2 130 (6.13%) PowerShell
3 113 (5.33%) T-SQL
4 58 (2.74%) C#
5 34 (1.60%) VBScript
6 21 (0.99%) VB
7 19 (0.90%) VB.NET
7 19 (0.90%) JavaScript
8 10 (0.47%) C
9 9 (0.42%) PHP
10 7 (0.33%) Java
11 6 (0.28%) Perl
11 6 (0.28%) Python
12 5 (0.24%) Ruby
13 3 (0.14%) VBA
14 2 (0.094%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.047%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.047%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.047%) C++
Qualifications
1 2098 (99.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 1417 (66.87%) MCSE
3 580 (27.37%) MCSA
4 548 (25.86%) MCTS
5 420 (19.82%) Cisco Certification
6 407 (19.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 402 (18.97%) CCNA
8 358 (16.89%) MCP
9 278 (13.12%) Degree
10 217 (10.24%) Citrix Certification
11 169 (7.98%) CCA
12 93 (4.39%) CCNP
13 74 (3.49%) Security Cleared
14 63 (2.97%) VCAP
15 55 (2.60%) SC Cleared
16 52 (2.45%) NCDA
17 48 (2.27%) MCDBA
18 43 (2.03%) CCEE
19 38 (1.79%) MCDST
20 37 (1.75%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 217 (10.24%) SLA
2 30 (1.42%) PCI DSS
3 23 (1.09%) QA
4 11 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.47%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.24%) GMP
7 4 (0.19%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 4 (0.19%) GAMP
7 4 (0.19%) GCP
8 3 (0.14%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.094%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.094%) COBIT
9 2 (0.094%) HL7
10 1 (0.047%) GLP
System Software
1 1033 (48.75%) Active Directory
2 784 (37.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 493 (23.27%) Hyper-V
4 153 (7.22%) XenApp
5 131 (6.18%) vSphere
6 120 (5.66%) XenDesktop
7 89 (4.20%) VMware ESX
8 52 (2.45%) Microsoft App-V
9 51 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
10 48 (2.27%) XenServer
11 32 (1.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 30 (1.42%) Terminal Services
13 29 (1.37%) vCloud
14 24 (1.13%) NFS
15 23 (1.09%) Forefront TMG
16 20 (0.94%) UAG
16 20 (0.94%) Terminal Server
17 19 (0.90%) Xen
18 15 (0.71%) ISA Server
19 12 (0.57%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 205 (9.67%) SCCM
2 134 (6.32%) Backup Exec
3 101 (4.77%) SCOM
4 67 (3.16%) Norton AntiVirus
5 47 (2.22%) SCVMM
6 27 (1.27%) WSUS
7 25 (1.18%) SCSM
8 18 (0.85%) HP SIM
9 15 (0.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 15 (0.71%) NetBackup
9 15 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 11 (0.52%) ARCserve
10 11 (0.52%) SCOrch
10 11 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
11 10 (0.47%) Puppet
12 9 (0.42%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 8 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 8 (0.38%) MOM
13 8 (0.38%) XenMobile
14 6 (0.28%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 1586 (74.85%) Microsoft
2 1084 (51.16%) VMware
3 625 (29.50%) Citrix
4 484 (22.84%) Cisco
5 335 (15.81%) HP
6 201 (9.49%) Dell
7 148 (6.98%) Apple
7 148 (6.98%) Symantec
8 144 (6.80%) NetApp
9 115 (5.43%) EMC
10 107 (5.05%) Avaya
11 90 (4.25%) Juniper
12 86 (4.06%) Veeam
13 64 (3.02%) IBM
14 51 (2.41%) Meru Networks
15 44 (2.08%) Oracle
16 43 (2.03%) Mitel
17 40 (1.89%) SonicWALL
18 37 (1.75%) SAP
19 28 (1.32%) Bloomberg
South West London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + £6k car allowance + 15% bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 18 hours ago
UK
Stott & May
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + £7,200 car + 10% bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
South East
Interact Consulting
Salary: 25-29k
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £47k - 64k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £24000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Greater Manchester
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
Technically Compatible
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Surbiton, Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + 25 days holiday/Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + 25 days holiday/Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Centric Resource
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago