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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 369 310 276
Rank change year-on-year
-59 -34
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 788 1076 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.71% 0.90% 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.60% 3.30% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 719 959 908
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,800 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%

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
30328 32559 30867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.48% 27.26% 27.95%
Number of salaries quoted 23672 26050 24858
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -66 761 £37,500 -6.25% 91
London -75 275 £42,750 +0.58% 20
South East -9 207 £35,500 +1.42% 27
North West +7 90 £36,000 +2.85% 11
City of London +6 72 £40,500 -4.70% 3
East of England -7 58 £39,000 +6.84% 1
Hampshire +6 53 £35,500 +9.23% 1
West Midlands -2 51 £34,500 -1.42% 8
Berkshire -37 45 £55,000 +50.68% 13
South West +2 44 £35,000 - 12
Manchester +16 43 £32,500 - 6
Cheshire +7 39 £36,000 -4.00% 3
Surrey +31 34 £37,000 +8.82% 4
Hertfordshire -4 32 £32,500 -33.33% 1
Kent +30 28 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Southampton -5 26 £42,500 +11.11% 1
Warrington +18 21 £40,000 +6.66%
Reading -26 21 £71,250 +93.87% 8
Cambridgeshire +17 19 £55,000 +57.14%
Buckinghamshire +4 19 £32,500 -31.57% 4
Yorkshire -35 19 £30,000 -25.00% 10
Cambridge +20 17 £55,000 +57.14%
West Yorkshire -33 17 £30,000 -17.24% 7
Canary Wharf - 17 £65,000 -
Devon +5 16 £35,000 +16.66%
Exeter +10 15 £35,000 +16.66%
Oxfordshire +9 15 £39,500 +27.41%
Wales +10 14 £35,000 +7.69%
South Wales +2 14 £35,000 +7.69%
Dorset -7 14 £35,000 -22.22% 2

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 1682 (99.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 1378 (81.49%) Windows
3 1281 (75.75%) Microsoft
4 1137 (67.24%) MCSE
5 826 (48.85%) Active Directory
6 756 (44.71%) VMware
7 696 (41.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 598 (35.36%) MS Excel
9 569 (33.65%) MS Exchange
10 504 (29.80%) Windows Server 2012
11 476 (28.15%) MCSA
12 460 (27.20%) VMware Infrastructure
13 458 (27.08%) Cisco
14 446 (26.37%) SQL Server
15 410 (24.25%) MCTS
16 409 (24.19%) Citrix
17 405 (23.95%) ITIL
18 404 (23.89%) Windows 7
19 378 (22.35%) Cisco Certification
20 375 (22.18%) MCP
21 350 (20.70%) CCNA
22 347 (20.52%) SQL
23 343 (20.28%) TCP/IP
23 343 (20.28%) Windows Server 2003
24 316 (18.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 316 (18.69%) Firewall
25 310 (18.33%) Hyper-V
26 291 (17.21%) MS Office
27 279 (16.50%) Exchange Server 2010
28 263 (15.55%) SAN

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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
1 569 (33.65%) MS Exchange
2 279 (16.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 245 (14.49%) SharePoint
4 237 (14.02%) Lync
5 197 (11.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 155 (9.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 110 (6.51%) IIS
8 72 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
9 71 (4.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 43 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2000
11 25 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
11 25 (1.48%) Office Communications Server
12 17 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
13 15 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
14 10 (0.59%) Apache
14 10 (0.59%) Tomcat
15 8 (0.47%) Lotus Domino
16 6 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
16 6 (0.35%) IBM Notes
16 6 (0.35%) Documentum
Applications
1 598 (35.36%) MS Excel
2 291 (17.21%) MS Office
3 26 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.71%) InfoPath
5 9 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.24%) MS Project
7 3 (0.18%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.059%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.059%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 46 (2.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.47%) SAP Business One
4 7 (0.41%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.18%) Primavera
6 3 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.18%) SAP CCM
6 3 (0.18%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.12%) Teamcenter
7 2 (0.12%) HiPortfolio
8 1 (0.059%) Infor CRM
8 1 (0.059%) Pivotal CRM
8 1 (0.059%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.059%) Scribe Insight
8 1 (0.059%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.059%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 191 (11.30%) Office 365
2 72 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (0.65%) SaaS
6 9 (0.53%) IaaS
6 9 (0.53%) PaaS
7 6 (0.35%) Symantec.cloud
8 5 (0.30%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.059%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 343 (20.28%) TCP/IP
2 316 (18.69%) Firewall
3 263 (15.55%) SAN
4 259 (15.32%) DNS
5 205 (12.12%) LAN
6 196 (11.59%) WAN
7 185 (10.94%) DHCP
8 133 (7.87%) VPN
9 98 (5.80%) VoIP
10 82 (4.85%) NAS
11 64 (3.78%) Wireless
12 51 (3.02%) Unified Communications
13 42 (2.48%) Internet
14 37 (2.19%) WLAN
15 35 (2.07%) Network Security
16 34 (2.01%) VLAN
17 32 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
18 30 (1.77%) SSL
19 26 (1.54%) NetScaler
20 22 (1.30%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 446 (26.37%) SQL Server
2 163 (9.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 107 (6.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 106 (6.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 104 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 91 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 64 (3.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 44 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
9 40 (2.37%) Oracle Database
10 34 (2.01%) Oracle Database 10g
11 26 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 26 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
12 21 (1.24%) Relational Database
13 19 (1.12%) MySQL
14 17 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
15 12 (0.71%) Data Mining
15 12 (0.71%) OLAP
16 11 (0.65%) Big Data
17 10 (0.59%) RDBMS
17 10 (0.59%) DB2
Development Applications
1 20 (1.18%) MSI
2 8 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (0.47%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (0.24%) InstallShield
4 4 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.18%) Ant
5 3 (0.18%) Subversion
5 3 (0.18%) FogBugz
5 3 (0.18%) Selenium
6 1 (0.059%) WinDbg
General
1 186 (11.00%) Finance
2 49 (2.90%) Law
2 49 (2.90%) Legal
3 44 (2.60%) Retail
4 41 (2.42%) Telecoms
5 29 (1.71%) Banking
6 25 (1.48%) Advertising
7 19 (1.12%) Back Office
8 15 (0.89%) Marketing
9 13 (0.77%) Publishing
10 11 (0.65%) Billing
10 11 (0.65%) Electronics
11 10 (0.59%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.24%) Local Government
13 3 (0.18%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.12%) Military
15 1 (0.059%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.059%) Games
Job Titles
1 285 (16.85%) Consultant
2 254 (15.02%) Support Engineer
3 198 (11.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 190 (11.24%) Analyst
5 139 (8.22%) Administrator
6 132 (7.81%) DBA
7 122 (7.21%) 2nd Line Support
8 113 (6.68%) 3rd Line Support
9 110 (6.51%) SQL DBA
10 107 (6.33%) Support Analyst
11 106 (6.27%) Technical Consultant
12 95 (5.62%) IT Support
13 86 (5.09%) Microsoft Consultant
14 71 (4.20%) Desktop Support
15 64 (3.78%) Technical Support
16 57 (3.37%) Systems Engineer
17 55 (3.25%) Service Analyst
18 54 (3.19%) Service Desk Analyst
19 53 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
20 50 (2.96%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (3.67%) .NET
2 28 (1.66%) Web Services
3 21 (1.24%) Software Packaging
4 18 (1.06%) .NET Framework
5 17 (1.01%) WCF
6 15 (0.89%) ASP.NET
7 14 (0.83%) Ajax
8 13 (0.77%) ADO.NET
8 13 (0.77%) XML
8 13 (0.77%) Silverlight
9 12 (0.71%) WPF
9 12 (0.71%) Application Packaging
9 12 (0.71%) XSLT
10 11 (0.65%) CAML
11 10 (0.59%) WF
11 10 (0.59%) Regular Expression
12 8 (0.47%) SAML
12 8 (0.47%) ODBC
13 6 (0.35%) SOAP
14 5 (0.30%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 139 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 114 (6.74%) Blackberry
3 102 (6.03%) Clustering
4 90 (5.32%) Thin Client
4 90 (5.32%) Fat Client
5 82 (4.85%) Replication
6 71 (4.20%) Management Information System
7 54 (3.19%) Client/Server
7 54 (3.19%) Private Cloud
8 51 (3.02%) Computer Science
9 28 (1.66%) Video Conferencing
10 20 (1.18%) CMDB
10 20 (1.18%) iPhone
10 20 (1.18%) EqualLogic
10 20 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
11 18 (1.06%) Statistics
12 17 (1.01%) Kindle
13 13 (0.77%) Open Source
14 11 (0.65%) N-Tier
15 8 (0.47%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1378 (81.49%) Windows
2 696 (41.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 504 (29.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 404 (23.89%) Windows 7
5 343 (20.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 203 (12.00%) Windows 8
7 187 (11.06%) Linux
8 166 (9.82%) Windows XP
9 88 (5.20%) Windows Vista
10 80 (4.73%) UNIX
11 76 (4.49%) Windows 2000 Server
12 47 (2.78%) Mac OS X
13 27 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 18 (1.06%) Solaris
15 15 (0.89%) AIX
16 10 (0.59%) Apple iOS
17 9 (0.53%) Android
18 8 (0.47%) CentOS
19 6 (0.35%) Ubuntu
19 6 (0.35%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 405 (23.95%) ITIL
2 224 (13.25%) Migration
3 100 (5.91%) Mentoring
4 99 (5.85%) Performance Tuning
5 89 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 88 (5.20%) CRM
7 87 (5.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 86 (5.09%) Service Delivery
9 84 (4.97%) Project Management
10 67 (3.96%) Business Intelligence
11 55 (3.25%) PRINCE2
12 45 (2.66%) Service Management
13 44 (2.60%) Incident Management
14 39 (2.31%) Project Planning
15 37 (2.19%) Change Management
15 37 (2.19%) ERP
16 36 (2.13%) Business Development
16 36 (2.13%) ITIL V3
16 36 (2.13%) Coaching
17 35 (2.07%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 347 (20.52%) SQL
2 141 (8.34%) PowerShell
3 77 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 45 (2.66%) C#
5 25 (1.48%) C
5 25 (1.48%) VBScript
6 20 (1.18%) VB
7 15 (0.89%) VB.NET
8 14 (0.83%) JavaScript
9 9 (0.53%) Java
10 6 (0.35%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.24%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.24%) Perl
11 4 (0.24%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.059%) VBA
12 1 (0.059%) Python
12 1 (0.059%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 1682 (99.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 1137 (67.24%) MCSE
3 476 (28.15%) MCSA
4 410 (24.25%) MCTS
5 378 (22.35%) Cisco Certification
6 375 (22.18%) MCP
7 350 (20.70%) CCNA
8 316 (18.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 193 (11.41%) Degree
10 189 (11.18%) Citrix Certification
11 170 (10.05%) CCA
12 97 (5.74%) CCNP
13 93 (5.50%) Security Cleared
13 93 (5.50%) MCDST
14 62 (3.67%) SC Cleared
15 60 (3.55%) A+ Certification
16 52 (3.08%) MCDBA
17 37 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
18 28 (1.66%) VCP5
19 24 (1.42%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (6.92%) SLA
2 37 (2.19%) ISO 9001
3 30 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (0.95%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.65%) COBIT
6 10 (0.59%) QA
6 10 (0.59%) GPG13
7 3 (0.18%) TickIT
8 2 (0.12%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.059%) GMP
9 1 (0.059%) GLP
System Software
1 826 (48.85%) Active Directory
2 460 (27.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 310 (18.33%) Hyper-V
4 176 (10.41%) vSphere
5 105 (6.21%) XenApp
6 92 (5.44%) VMware ESXi
7 76 (4.49%) XenDesktop
8 58 (3.43%) VMware ESX
9 43 (2.54%) Microsoft App-V
10 40 (2.37%) XenServer
11 37 (2.19%) Terminal Services
12 29 (1.71%) vCloud
13 17 (1.01%) VMware Workstation
14 15 (0.89%) VMware Server
15 13 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
15 13 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 11 (0.65%) ISA Server
16 11 (0.65%) Terminal Server
16 11 (0.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 10 (0.59%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 258 (15.26%) SCCM
2 170 (10.05%) SCOM
3 79 (4.67%) Backup Exec
4 39 (2.31%) WSUS
5 27 (1.60%) NetBackup
6 23 (1.36%) Norton AntiVirus
7 19 (1.12%) SCVMM
8 14 (0.83%) SCOrch
9 11 (0.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 11 (0.65%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 8 (0.47%) XenMobile
10 8 (0.47%) Nagios
11 7 (0.41%) Nessus
11 7 (0.41%) Cisco UCCX
12 6 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 5 (0.30%) Tivoli
13 5 (0.30%) Windows Intune
13 5 (0.30%) vMotion
13 5 (0.30%) AirWatch
13 5 (0.30%) Ionix
Vendors
1 1281 (75.75%) Microsoft
2 756 (44.71%) VMware
3 458 (27.08%) Cisco
4 409 (24.19%) Citrix
5 180 (10.64%) HP
6 134 (7.92%) Dell
7 104 (6.15%) Avaya
8 102 (6.03%) Oracle
9 91 (5.38%) Apple
10 86 (5.09%) NetApp
11 76 (4.49%) IBM
12 68 (4.02%) Symantec
13 51 (3.02%) Juniper
14 49 (2.90%) Veeam
15 39 (2.31%) AppSense
16 37 (2.19%) CheckPoint
16 37 (2.19%) EMC
17 33 (1.95%) Remedy
18 32 (1.89%) Red Hat
19 31 (1.83%) LANDesk
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Bonus / Commission, Health, etc
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Bonus / Commission, Health, etc
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Bonus / Commission, Health, etc
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Bonus / Commission, Health, etc
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Bonus / Commission, Health, etc
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Car Allow/Pension/Health/Life!
Posted: 14 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits inc bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus Mileage Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum To £60k + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago