The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 283 293 229
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -64
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 1097 960 1396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.94% 0.88% 1.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.48% 3.23% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 912 835 1203
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31535 29694 33047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.12% 27.27% 28.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24720 23936 28341
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £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 July 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 July 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 +10 1025 £42,000 -3.44% 88
London -33 361 £42,500 -10.52% 36
South East +43 314 £38,000 -15.55% 16
City of London -6 102 £42,500 -15.00% 14
East of England 0 96 £47,500 +9.19% 9
Yorkshire -21 77 £42,000 +20.00% 7
North West +17 74 £32,500 -20.73% 9
West Yorkshire -14 67 £31,500 +5.00% 5
Hampshire -16 67 £32,500 -18.75% 4
West Midlands -5 65 £40,000 +2.56%
Berkshire -22 57 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Leeds -7 56 £41,000 +26.15% 5
Kent +47 53 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Scotland +27 52 £34,000 -20.00% 4
East Midlands -17 48 £42,000 +9.09% 8
Southampton +21 46 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Oxfordshire +33 44 £33,000 -17.50% 2
Hertfordshire -5 44 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Birmingham +22 43 £42,500 -10.52%
South West -2 43 £30,000 -25.92% 3
Buckinghamshire +17 42 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Abingdon +14 37 £32,500 +35.41% 2
Cheshire +9 36 £24,500 -2.00% 6
Surrey -7 36 £39,750 -20.50% 3
Northamptonshire -5 27 £41,500 +27.69% 2
Reading -32 26 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Glasgow +8 25 £34,000 +6.25%
Manchester -5 25 £32,500 -27.77% 3
Watford -2 24 £50,000 +8.10% 2
Northampton -11 24 £41,500 +33.87%

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 2163 (98.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 1673 (76.57%) Microsoft
3 1669 (76.38%) Windows
4 1465 (67.05%) MCSE
5 1090 (49.89%) Active Directory
6 1075 (49.20%) VMware
7 913 (41.78%) MS Exchange
8 907 (41.51%) MS Excel
9 880 (40.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 788 (36.06%) VMware Infrastructure
11 658 (30.11%) Citrix
12 590 (27.00%) MCSA
13 585 (26.77%) ITIL
14 537 (24.58%) SQL Server
15 531 (24.30%) Exchange Server 2010
16 523 (23.94%) Hyper-V
17 513 (23.48%) Windows Server 2012
18 500 (22.88%) MCTS
19 487 (22.29%) Cisco
20 478 (21.88%) SAN
21 471 (21.56%) Windows Server 2003
22 466 (21.33%) SQL
23 450 (20.59%) DNS
24 423 (19.36%) Firewall
25 402 (18.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
26 401 (18.35%) Cisco Certification
27 379 (17.35%) CCNA
28 373 (17.07%) MCP
29 372 (17.03%) HP
30 356 (16.29%) Windows 7

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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
1 913 (41.78%) MS Exchange
2 531 (24.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 355 (16.25%) SharePoint
4 333 (15.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 330 (15.10%) Exchange Server 2013
6 305 (13.96%) Lync
7 231 (10.57%) Exchange Server 2003
8 170 (7.78%) IIS
9 114 (5.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 86 (3.94%) SharePoint 2010
11 60 (2.75%) SharePoint 2013
12 56 (2.56%) Office Communications Server
13 49 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2000
14 21 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
15 19 (0.87%) Lotus Domino
16 15 (0.69%) GroupWise
16 15 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
17 14 (0.64%) IBM Notes
17 14 (0.64%) Tomcat
18 10 (0.46%) WorkSite
Applications
1 907 (41.51%) MS Excel
2 303 (13.87%) MS Office
3 27 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.32%) MS Project
4 7 (0.32%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.18%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.092%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 54 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (0.69%) SAP Business One
4 5 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.092%) SalesLogix
5 2 (0.092%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.092%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.092%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.092%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.092%) Agresso
6 1 (0.046%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.046%) Summit
6 1 (0.046%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 237 (10.85%) Office 365
2 121 (5.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (1.42%) SaaS
4 26 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.32%) IaaS
7 6 (0.27%) Google Apps
8 4 (0.18%) PaaS
8 4 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.18%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 478 (21.88%) SAN
2 450 (20.59%) DNS
3 423 (19.36%) Firewall
4 351 (16.06%) TCP/IP
5 334 (15.29%) DHCP
6 247 (11.30%) VPN
7 238 (10.89%) LAN
8 237 (10.85%) WAN
9 131 (6.00%) NAS
10 126 (5.77%) Unified Communications
11 102 (4.67%) Wireless
12 61 (2.79%) Internet
13 53 (2.43%) SMTP
13 53 (2.43%) VLAN
14 50 (2.29%) VoIP
15 47 (2.15%) Cisco ASA
16 46 (2.11%) Network Security
16 46 (2.11%) NetScaler
17 44 (2.01%) iSCSI
18 43 (1.97%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 537 (24.58%) SQL Server
2 189 (8.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 171 (7.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 121 (5.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 120 (5.49%) SQL Server 2005
6 86 (3.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 81 (3.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 61 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
9 39 (1.78%) OLTP
10 32 (1.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 28 (1.28%) OLAP
12 26 (1.19%) Relational Database
13 24 (1.10%) Oracle Database
14 21 (0.96%) MySQL
15 13 (0.59%) DTS
16 12 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
16 12 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
17 11 (0.50%) RDBMS
18 10 (0.46%) SQL Server 2000
19 9 (0.41%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 42 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (1.24%) Visual Studio
3 12 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (0.32%) NUnit
4 7 (0.32%) ReSharper
5 6 (0.27%) MSI
6 2 (0.092%) InstallShield
6 2 (0.092%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.092%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.092%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.092%) JIRA
General
1 255 (11.67%) Finance
2 65 (2.97%) Telecoms
3 44 (2.01%) Banking
4 43 (1.97%) Legal
5 35 (1.60%) Law
6 34 (1.56%) Retail
7 24 (1.10%) Manufacturing
8 18 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 16 (0.73%) Marketing
10 14 (0.64%) Back Office
10 14 (0.64%) Games
11 12 (0.55%) Investment Banking
12 11 (0.50%) German Language
13 9 (0.41%) Advertising
14 7 (0.32%) Electronics
15 6 (0.27%) Publishing
16 4 (0.18%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.18%) Italian Language
16 4 (0.18%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.18%) French Language
Job Titles
1 386 (17.67%) Consultant
2 345 (15.79%) Analyst
3 334 (15.29%) Support Engineer
4 228 (10.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 183 (8.38%) 3rd Line Support
6 174 (7.96%) Support Analyst
7 150 (6.86%) 2nd Line Support
8 139 (6.36%) Microsoft Consultant
9 134 (6.13%) Administrator
10 129 (5.90%) DBA
11 128 (5.86%) Technical Consultant
12 118 (5.40%) Architect
13 112 (5.13%) IT Support
14 105 (4.81%) SQL DBA
15 97 (4.44%) Technical Support
16 87 (3.98%) Service Analyst
17 86 (3.94%) Server Support
17 86 (3.94%) Systems Engineer
18 85 (3.89%) Developer
19 78 (3.57%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (3.94%) .NET
2 48 (2.20%) XML
3 47 (2.15%) Web Services
4 29 (1.33%) HTML
5 26 (1.19%) WCF
6 22 (1.01%) jQuery
7 20 (0.92%) CSS
7 20 (0.92%) SOAP
8 18 (0.82%) COM
9 17 (0.78%) Application Packaging
9 17 (0.78%) Ajax
10 16 (0.73%) Reactive Extensions
10 16 (0.73%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 15 (0.69%) LAMP
11 15 (0.69%) ASP.NET
12 14 (0.64%) XSLT
13 13 (0.59%) Silverlight
14 11 (0.50%) HTML5
14 11 (0.50%) Software Packaging
14 11 (0.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 203 (9.29%) Blackberry
2 176 (8.05%) Clustering
3 84 (3.84%) Replication
4 57 (2.61%) EqualLogic
5 53 (2.43%) Management Information System
6 49 (2.24%) Fat Client
6 49 (2.24%) Thin Client
7 46 (2.11%) Computer Science
8 36 (1.65%) PKI
9 30 (1.37%) Mathematics
10 28 (1.28%) iPhone
11 27 (1.24%) Hedge funds
12 24 (1.10%) Client/Server
13 22 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
14 16 (0.73%) Enterprise Storage
15 14 (0.64%) Firmware
15 14 (0.64%) Visualisation
16 13 (0.59%) Open Source
17 12 (0.55%) Data Integration
17 12 (0.55%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 1669 (76.38%) Windows
2 880 (40.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 513 (23.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 471 (21.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 356 (16.29%) Windows 7
6 203 (9.29%) Windows XP
7 169 (7.73%) Windows 8
8 150 (6.86%) Linux
9 90 (4.12%) Windows Vista
10 55 (2.52%) Windows 2000 Server
11 52 (2.38%) UNIX
12 51 (2.33%) Mac OS X
13 35 (1.60%) Android
14 25 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 21 (0.96%) Windows 2000
16 17 (0.78%) Windows Phone
17 15 (0.69%) CentOS
18 12 (0.55%) Solaris
18 12 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
18 12 (0.55%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 585 (26.77%) ITIL
2 231 (10.57%) Migration
3 139 (6.36%) Service Delivery
4 137 (6.27%) PRINCE2
5 120 (5.49%) Project Management
6 114 (5.22%) Change Management
7 101 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
8 94 (4.30%) Performance Tuning
9 86 (3.94%) Disaster Recovery
10 80 (3.66%) Load Balancing
11 76 (3.48%) CRM
12 74 (3.39%) Problem Management
13 67 (3.07%) Service Management
14 55 (2.52%) Incident Management
15 51 (2.33%) Technical Architecture
16 49 (2.24%) Continuous Improvement
17 40 (1.83%) ETL
18 38 (1.74%) Root Cause Analysis
19 36 (1.65%) Database Security
19 36 (1.65%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 466 (21.33%) SQL
2 147 (6.73%) PowerShell
3 123 (5.63%) T-SQL
4 46 (2.11%) C#
5 35 (1.60%) VBScript
6 23 (1.05%) JavaScript
7 19 (0.87%) VB
7 19 (0.87%) VB.NET
8 15 (0.69%) C
9 10 (0.46%) Java
9 10 (0.46%) PHP
10 5 (0.23%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.18%) Ruby
11 4 (0.18%) Perl
11 4 (0.18%) Python
12 3 (0.14%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.14%) VBA
13 2 (0.092%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.046%) C++
14 1 (0.046%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2163 (98.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 1465 (67.05%) MCSE
3 590 (27.00%) MCSA
4 500 (22.88%) MCTS
5 402 (18.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 401 (18.35%) Cisco Certification
7 379 (17.35%) CCNA
8 373 (17.07%) MCP
9 272 (12.45%) Degree
10 206 (9.43%) Citrix Certification
11 157 (7.19%) CCA
12 94 (4.30%) CCNP
13 78 (3.57%) Security Cleared
14 58 (2.65%) NCDA
14 58 (2.65%) VCP5
15 53 (2.43%) VCAP
16 48 (2.20%) MCDBA
17 46 (2.11%) HP AIS
18 45 (2.06%) HP ASE
18 45 (2.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 240 (10.98%) SLA
2 32 (1.46%) PCI DSS
3 14 (0.64%) QA
4 10 (0.46%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.37%) GMP
5 8 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.32%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 7 (0.32%) GAMP
6 7 (0.32%) GCP
7 2 (0.092%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.092%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.092%) HL7
8 1 (0.046%) DICOM
8 1 (0.046%) COBIT
8 1 (0.046%) GLP
System Software
1 1090 (49.89%) Active Directory
2 788 (36.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 523 (23.94%) Hyper-V
4 219 (10.02%) XenApp
5 159 (7.28%) XenDesktop
6 152 (6.96%) vSphere
7 108 (4.94%) XenServer
8 71 (3.25%) VMware ESX
9 60 (2.75%) Microsoft App-V
10 55 (2.52%) VMware ESXi
11 42 (1.92%) Terminal Services
12 26 (1.19%) vCloud
12 26 (1.19%) Forefront TMG
13 23 (1.05%) UAG
13 23 (1.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 22 (1.01%) NFS
14 22 (1.01%) Terminal Server
15 16 (0.73%) VMware Server
16 15 (0.69%) Xen
17 12 (0.55%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 249 (11.40%) SCCM
2 145 (6.64%) SCOM
3 133 (6.09%) Backup Exec
4 66 (3.02%) Norton AntiVirus
5 53 (2.43%) SCVMM
6 38 (1.74%) SCSM
7 31 (1.42%) WSUS
8 21 (0.96%) NetBackup
9 20 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 20 (0.92%) HP SIM
10 17 (0.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 16 (0.73%) ARCserve
12 15 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
12 15 (0.69%) SCOrch
13 11 (0.50%) MOM
14 10 (0.46%) Puppet
15 9 (0.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
16 8 (0.37%) SCDPM
17 7 (0.32%) ServiceCenter
18 6 (0.27%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 1673 (76.57%) Microsoft
2 1075 (49.20%) VMware
3 658 (30.11%) Citrix
4 487 (22.29%) Cisco
5 372 (17.03%) HP
6 225 (10.30%) Dell
7 157 (7.19%) Symantec
8 146 (6.68%) EMC
9 144 (6.59%) Apple
10 137 (6.27%) NetApp
11 87 (3.98%) Juniper
12 83 (3.80%) Avaya
13 80 (3.66%) Veeam
14 67 (3.07%) IBM
15 53 (2.43%) Oracle
16 45 (2.06%) Meru Networks
17 43 (1.97%) SonicWALL
18 38 (1.74%) Mitel
19 37 (1.69%) 3PAR
20 35 (1.60%) SAP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + Industry Leading Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Talent Spa
Salary: DoE
Posted: 7 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + Training + Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bellshill, Lanarkshire
RM Education
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + £1k bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Steria
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Widnes, Cheshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + £1000 bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 58k per year + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago