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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 327 293 256
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -37
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 917 963 1217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.87% 0.93% 1.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.13% 3.40% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 811 806 1088
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%

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
29320 28292 30741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.76% 27.22% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23521 22225 25772
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 January 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 23 January 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
(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 -21 883 £40,000 - 119
London +29 392 £45,000 +3.44% 41
South East -75 199 £38,500 -3.75% 21
City of London +26 104 £50,000 +12.99% 10
Hampshire -4 86 £38,500 +10.00% 5
North West 0 65 £34,500 +18.96% 14
South West +1 51 £35,000 -22.22% 13
East of England -6 51 £30,000 -20.00% 7
West Midlands -22 48 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Yorkshire -41 46 £30,000 -36.84% 7
Southampton +1 38 £42,500 +21.42% 2
West Yorkshire -22 36 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Berkshire -65 35 £43,000 -4.44% 7
Cheshire +15 33 £35,000 +13.82% 6
Surrey -26 30 £35,000 -22.65% 3
Manchester -14 29 £34,000 +23.63% 8
Kent +11 26 £30,000 -
Devon - 24 £35,000 -
Leeds -32 23 £24,500 -38.75% 1
East Midlands -21 22 £35,500 -6.57% 7
Hertfordshire -12 20 £42,500 +16.43% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 18 £27,000 -32.50% 3
Warrington - 18 £23,500 - 2
Cambridge +12 17 £27,000 -46.00% 2
Dorset -8 15 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Scotland +10 13 £32,500 +51.16% 3
Nottinghamshire -6 13 £32,500 -24.41% 1
Birmingham -28 13 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Nottingham -5 12 £33,000 -25.00% 1
South Wales -5 12 £37,500 - 2

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1849 (99.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 1472 (79.31%) Windows
3 1396 (75.22%) Microsoft
4 1283 (69.13%) MCSE
5 881 (47.47%) VMware
6 868 (46.77%) Active Directory
7 753 (40.57%) MS Excel
8 701 (37.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 666 (35.88%) MS Exchange
10 616 (33.19%) VMware Infrastructure
11 549 (29.58%) MCSA
12 497 (26.78%) MCTS
13 493 (26.56%) Citrix
14 490 (26.40%) Cisco
15 459 (24.73%) Windows Server 2012
16 436 (23.49%) SQL Server
17 428 (23.06%) ITIL
18 401 (21.61%) Cisco Certification
19 390 (21.01%) MCP
20 384 (20.69%) Windows 7
21 379 (20.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 376 (20.26%) TCP/IP
23 375 (20.20%) SAN
24 368 (19.83%) Windows Server 2003
25 366 (19.72%) CCNA
25 366 (19.72%) Hyper-V
26 355 (19.13%) SQL
27 327 (17.62%) Firewall
28 322 (17.35%) Exchange Server 2010
29 301 (16.22%) DNS

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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
1 666 (35.88%) MS Exchange
2 322 (17.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 272 (14.66%) Lync
4 250 (13.47%) SharePoint
5 243 (13.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 213 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2013
7 129 (6.95%) IIS
8 98 (5.28%) Exchange Server 2003
9 68 (3.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 37 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2000
11 34 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
12 28 (1.51%) Apache
13 24 (1.29%) Office Communications Server
14 21 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
15 19 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
16 9 (0.48%) IBM Notes
17 8 (0.43%) Lotus Domino
18 7 (0.38%) Documentum
19 6 (0.32%) GroupWise
19 6 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 753 (40.57%) MS Excel
2 275 (14.82%) MS Office
3 19 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (0.81%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.48%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.11%) MS Project
6 2 (0.11%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.054%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 45 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.38%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (0.22%) SalesLogix
4 4 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.22%) SAP CRM
4 4 (0.22%) Pivotal CRM
5 3 (0.16%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.054%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.054%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.054%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.054%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 189 (10.18%) Office 365
2 101 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (0.65%) IaaS
5 9 (0.48%) SaaS
6 8 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.27%) PaaS
8 1 (0.054%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 376 (20.26%) TCP/IP
2 375 (20.20%) SAN
3 327 (17.62%) Firewall
4 301 (16.22%) DNS
5 238 (12.82%) WAN
6 236 (12.72%) LAN
7 214 (11.53%) DHCP
8 173 (9.32%) VPN
9 119 (6.41%) VoIP
10 86 (4.63%) Wireless
11 83 (4.47%) NAS
12 66 (3.56%) Unified Communications
13 58 (3.13%) Internet
14 43 (2.32%) WLAN
15 42 (2.26%) VLAN
16 37 (1.99%) NetScaler
17 36 (1.94%) Network Security
18 35 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
19 30 (1.62%) iSCSI
20 29 (1.56%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 436 (23.49%) SQL Server
2 143 (7.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 106 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 106 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 85 (4.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 82 (4.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 79 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 44 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
8 28 (1.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 27 (1.45%) Relational Database
10 25 (1.35%) MySQL
11 19 (1.02%) SQL Server 2000
12 17 (0.92%) Oracle Database
13 16 (0.86%) OLTP
14 15 (0.81%) OLAP
15 14 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
15 14 (0.75%) DB2
16 12 (0.65%) Data Mining
16 12 (0.65%) Ingres
17 11 (0.59%) Informix
Development Applications
1 16 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (0.81%) Selenium
2 15 (0.81%) FogBugz
3 10 (0.54%) MSI
4 7 (0.38%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (0.22%) InstallShield
6 3 (0.16%) Ant
6 3 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.11%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.054%) WinDbg
General
1 227 (12.23%) Finance
2 60 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 47 (2.53%) Legal
4 45 (2.42%) Law
5 36 (1.94%) Retail
6 29 (1.56%) Advertising
6 29 (1.56%) Banking
7 22 (1.19%) Marketing
8 9 (0.48%) Back Office
8 9 (0.48%) Publishing
8 9 (0.48%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.32%) Electronics
10 5 (0.27%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.11%) Games
11 2 (0.11%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.11%) Military
11 2 (0.11%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.054%) Local Government
12 1 (0.054%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 323 (17.40%) Consultant
2 304 (16.38%) Support Engineer
3 224 (12.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 190 (10.24%) Analyst
5 134 (7.22%) 3rd Line Support
6 129 (6.95%) 2nd Line Support
7 118 (6.36%) DBA
8 117 (6.30%) Administrator
9 109 (5.87%) IT Support
10 108 (5.82%) Technical Consultant
11 100 (5.39%) SQL DBA
12 96 (5.17%) Microsoft Consultant
13 95 (5.12%) Support Analyst
14 74 (3.99%) Server Engineer
15 70 (3.77%) Desktop Support
16 64 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
17 60 (3.23%) Service Analyst
18 59 (3.18%) Service Desk Analyst
19 58 (3.13%) IT Support Engineer
19 58 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (3.56%) .NET
2 26 (1.40%) Web Services
3 25 (1.35%) .NET Framework
4 24 (1.29%) WCF
5 21 (1.13%) ASP.NET
6 15 (0.81%) CSS
6 15 (0.81%) Application Packaging
7 14 (0.75%) XML
8 11 (0.59%) WSH
9 10 (0.54%) HTML
10 9 (0.48%) Ajax
10 9 (0.48%) ADO.NET
10 9 (0.48%) jQuery
10 9 (0.48%) WPF
10 9 (0.48%) WF
11 8 (0.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (0.43%) HTML5
11 8 (0.43%) SOAP
11 8 (0.43%) COM
12 7 (0.38%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 148 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
2 141 (7.60%) Clustering
3 126 (6.79%) Blackberry
4 95 (5.12%) Thin Client
4 95 (5.12%) Fat Client
5 74 (3.99%) Replication
6 71 (3.83%) Management Information System
7 41 (2.21%) Computer Science
8 35 (1.89%) Client/Server
9 34 (1.83%) iPhone
10 30 (1.62%) Open Source
11 26 (1.40%) Statistics
12 25 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
13 24 (1.29%) CMDB
14 23 (1.24%) EqualLogic
15 20 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
16 14 (0.75%) PKI
17 13 (0.70%) Hedge funds
18 11 (0.59%) Mathematics
19 10 (0.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1472 (79.31%) Windows
2 701 (37.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 459 (24.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 384 (20.69%) Windows 7
5 368 (19.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 180 (9.70%) Windows 8
7 167 (9.00%) Linux
8 157 (8.46%) Windows XP
9 101 (5.44%) Windows Vista
10 76 (4.09%) UNIX
11 70 (3.77%) Windows 2000 Server
12 50 (2.69%) Mac OS X
13 32 (1.72%) Windows 2000
14 30 (1.62%) Solaris
15 20 (1.08%) Android
16 17 (0.92%) AIX
17 14 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 11 (0.59%) Apple iOS
19 10 (0.54%) CentOS
19 10 (0.54%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 428 (23.06%) ITIL
2 171 (9.21%) Migration
3 131 (7.06%) Mentoring
4 116 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 115 (6.20%) Performance Tuning
6 101 (5.44%) Project Management
7 100 (5.39%) Disaster Recovery
8 90 (4.85%) CRM
9 75 (4.04%) Problem Management
10 65 (3.50%) Business Intelligence
11 56 (3.02%) PRINCE2
12 47 (2.53%) Coaching
13 43 (2.32%) Incident Management
14 41 (2.21%) Root Cause Analysis
15 40 (2.16%) Agile Software Development
16 37 (1.99%) Change Management
17 35 (1.89%) ETL
18 33 (1.78%) Service Management
18 33 (1.78%) High Availability
19 32 (1.72%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 355 (19.13%) SQL
2 112 (6.03%) PowerShell
3 69 (3.72%) T-SQL
4 51 (2.75%) C#
5 28 (1.51%) VBScript
6 27 (1.45%) VB
7 14 (0.75%) JavaScript
7 14 (0.75%) Perl
8 11 (0.59%) C
9 10 (0.54%) VB.NET
10 8 (0.43%) Java
11 7 (0.38%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.27%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.22%) Python
14 3 (0.16%) Ruby
15 2 (0.11%) C++
16 1 (0.054%) PHP
16 1 (0.054%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.054%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1849 (99.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 1283 (69.13%) MCSE
3 549 (29.58%) MCSA
4 497 (26.78%) MCTS
5 401 (21.61%) Cisco Certification
6 390 (21.01%) MCP
7 379 (20.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 366 (19.72%) CCNA
9 240 (12.93%) Citrix Certification
10 226 (12.18%) Degree
11 205 (11.05%) CCA
12 100 (5.39%) CCNP
13 98 (5.28%) Security Cleared
14 91 (4.90%) MCDST
15 81 (4.36%) SC Cleared
16 57 (3.07%) ITIL Certification
17 55 (2.96%) A+ Certification
18 49 (2.64%) MCDBA
19 42 (2.26%) CCIA
20 40 (2.16%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (6.47%) SLA
2 29 (1.56%) ISO 9001
3 28 (1.51%) QA
3 28 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.54%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.22%) COBIT
6 3 (0.16%) GPG13
7 1 (0.054%) TickIT
7 1 (0.054%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 868 (46.77%) Active Directory
2 616 (33.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 366 (19.72%) Hyper-V
4 164 (8.84%) vSphere
5 100 (5.39%) XenApp
6 95 (5.12%) VMware ESX
7 88 (4.74%) XenDesktop
7 88 (4.74%) VMware ESXi
8 36 (1.94%) XenServer
8 36 (1.94%) Microsoft App-V
9 25 (1.35%) ISA Server
9 25 (1.35%) vCloud
10 16 (0.86%) Terminal Services
11 14 (0.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 13 (0.70%) VMware Workstation
13 10 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 8 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
14 8 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
14 8 (0.43%) VMware Server
15 6 (0.32%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 188 (10.13%) SCCM
2 137 (7.38%) SCOM
3 97 (5.23%) Backup Exec
4 35 (1.89%) NetBackup
5 31 (1.67%) WSUS
6 29 (1.56%) SCVMM
7 21 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
7 21 (1.13%) SCOrch
8 14 (0.75%) XenMobile
9 13 (0.70%) MIIS
10 11 (0.59%) Nagios
10 11 (0.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 10 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 10 (0.54%) MOM
12 7 (0.38%) Nessus
13 6 (0.32%) HP SIM
13 6 (0.32%) AppManager
14 5 (0.27%) EMC NetWorker
14 5 (0.27%) Ionix
15 4 (0.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1396 (75.22%) Microsoft
2 881 (47.47%) VMware
3 493 (26.56%) Citrix
4 490 (26.40%) Cisco
5 181 (9.75%) HP
6 140 (7.54%) Dell
7 130 (7.00%) Avaya
8 111 (5.98%) Apple
9 86 (4.63%) Symantec
10 82 (4.42%) NetApp
11 75 (4.04%) Oracle
12 68 (3.66%) EMC
13 65 (3.50%) Veeam
14 53 (2.86%) IBM
15 42 (2.26%) Juniper
16 34 (1.83%) LANDesk
16 34 (1.83%) AppSense
17 30 (1.62%) Remedy
17 30 (1.62%) SAP
18 23 (1.24%) Websense
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits/Car
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits/Car
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 27 days holiday, banking bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincolnshire
The One Group
Salary: £18k - 28.5k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £23k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Microsoft Certifications & Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum +Certification Training + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TalentFlow
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum with excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago