The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 92 77 68
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 5 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.38% 1.80% 1.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.21% 6.73% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 17
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
MCITP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Qualifications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
413 342 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 31.62% 26.80% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 343 309 274
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCITP across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

MCITP
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCITP across the Wales region.

MCITP Salary Trend in Wales

MCITP
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCITP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

MCITP Salary Histogram in Wales

MCITP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
South Wales -11 5 £36,000 -16.27%
MCITP
UK

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
3 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (60.00%) IIS
6 5 (50.00%) Linux
6 5 (50.00%) HP
6 5 (50.00%) Dell
6 5 (50.00%) Clustering
6 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
6 5 (50.00%) 3PAR
7 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (30.00%) SAN
8 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (30.00%) Firewall
8 3 (30.00%) MCSE
8 3 (30.00%) SQL
8 3 (30.00%) ITIL
8 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
9 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (20.00%) VCP5
9 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 6 (60.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) iSeries
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
3 2 (20.00%) MCSA
3 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) CCA
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) VCP5
4 1 (10.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) HP
3 5 (50.00%) Dell
3 5 (50.00%) 3PAR
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) IBM
5 1 (10.00%) SAP