Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for MCITP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 704 513 460
Rank change year-on-year -191 -53 -108
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 484 917 1294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.29% 0.51% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.19% 1.96% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 437 788 1146
England median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.32% -1.30% -3.75%
10th Percentile £22,000 £25,000 £22,813
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -1.32% -1.30% -3.75%

MCITP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 40563 46902 56362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.02% 26.14% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 31411 37907 45247
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,969
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

MCITP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing MCITP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for MCITP in England

MCITP
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for MCITP in England

MCITP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCITP in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MCITP in England

MCITP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -116 166 £49,250 +40.71% 12
South East -98 101 £35,000 -20.45%
North of England -76 76 £27,000 -26.03% 5
Midlands +35 65 £37,500 +7.14% 7
East of England -29 43 £44,000 +6.02% 2
North West -34 42 £22,500 -38.36% 5
West Midlands +22 41 £37,500 +9.49% 3
South West -2 34 £25,000 -39.02% 1
Yorkshire -18 34 £30,500 -18.67%
East Midlands +17 24 £40,000 +8.11% 4
MCITP
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing MCITP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 484 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 393 (81.20%) Windows
3 388 (80.17%) Microsoft
4 308 (63.64%) Active Directory
5 274 (56.61%) MCSE
6 268 (55.37%) Windows Server
7 236 (48.76%) VMware
8 214 (44.21%) ITIL
9 195 (40.29%) MS Exchange
10 179 (36.98%) VMware Infrastructure
11 178 (36.78%) MCSA
12 165 (34.09%) Windows Server 2008
13 138 (28.51%) Windows Server 2012
14 123 (25.41%) Office 365
15 122 (25.21%) MCTS
16 120 (24.79%) MCP
17 115 (23.76%) SQL
18 114 (23.55%) SQL Server
19 111 (22.93%) Firewall
20 106 (21.90%) WAN
20 106 (21.90%) Cisco
21 101 (20.87%) PowerShell
22 100 (20.66%) Hyper-V
22 100 (20.66%) Cisco Certification
23 98 (20.25%) CCNA
24 97 (20.04%) Windows 7
25 95 (19.63%) DNS
26 90 (18.60%) Citrix
26 90 (18.60%) LAN
27 89 (18.39%) Finance

MCITP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 195 (40.29%) MS Exchange
2 83 (17.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 62 (12.81%) IIS
4 54 (11.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 49 (10.12%) SharePoint
6 33 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 28 (5.79%) Skype for Business
8 14 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.62%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.41%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.21%) Apache
12 1 (0.21%) Apache Qpid
12 1 (0.21%) Mule
12 1 (0.21%) Mule ESB
12 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
Applications
1 80 (16.53%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.41%) Pegasus Opera
2 2 (0.41%) Relativity
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.21%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 123 (25.41%) Office 365
2 54 (11.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (3.72%) SaaS
4 17 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (2.07%) IaaS
6 6 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (1.03%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.62%) PaaS
9 2 (0.41%) G Suite
10 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 111 (22.93%) Firewall
2 106 (21.90%) WAN
3 95 (19.63%) DNS
4 90 (18.60%) LAN
5 88 (18.18%) DHCP
6 74 (15.29%) SAN
7 73 (15.08%) VPN
8 61 (12.60%) TCP/IP
9 42 (8.68%) VoIP
10 38 (7.85%) Internet
11 26 (5.37%) MPLS
12 24 (4.96%) Cisco ASA
13 22 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
14 21 (4.34%) Skype
14 21 (4.34%) SSL
15 20 (4.13%) iSCSI
15 20 (4.13%) Wireless
16 19 (3.93%) Ethernet
17 18 (3.72%) DSL
17 18 (3.72%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (23.55%) SQL Server
2 60 (12.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 58 (11.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 57 (11.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 55 (11.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 43 (8.88%) SQL Server 2014
7 28 (5.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 22 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
9 18 (3.72%) RDBMS
9 18 (3.72%) Relational Database
10 14 (2.89%) MySQL
10 14 (2.89%) SQL Server 2000
11 13 (2.69%) Hadoop
11 13 (2.69%) NoSQL
12 11 (2.27%) MongoDB
13 9 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (1.86%) SQL Server 2016
14 7 (1.45%) OLAP
14 7 (1.45%) OLTP
14 7 (1.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (3.72%) Octopus Deploy
2 17 (3.51%) Visual Studio
3 15 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (2.27%) TeamCity
5 8 (1.65%) JIRA
6 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.21%) NUnit
6 1 (0.21%) Selenium
6 1 (0.21%) WebDriver
General
1 89 (18.39%) Finance
2 19 (3.93%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.10%) Banking
4 9 (1.86%) Legal
4 9 (1.86%) Retail
5 7 (1.45%) Investment Banking
5 7 (1.45%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.24%) Local Government
7 5 (1.03%) Dutch Language
8 4 (0.83%) Law
9 3 (0.62%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.41%) Games
11 1 (0.21%) Advertising
11 1 (0.21%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 89 (18.39%) Analyst
2 72 (14.88%) Support Engineer
3 69 (14.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 52 (10.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 52 (10.74%) Systems Engineer
5 45 (9.30%) IT Support
6 41 (8.47%) Consultant
7 39 (8.06%) Service Analyst
8 38 (7.85%) IT Engineer
9 37 (7.64%) Service Desk Analyst
10 36 (7.44%) DBA
11 35 (7.23%) Administrator
11 35 (7.23%) Windows Engineer
12 34 (7.02%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
13 33 (6.82%) SQL DBA
13 33 (6.82%) Support Analyst
14 27 (5.58%) SQL Server DBA
15 26 (5.37%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
16 25 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
17 23 (4.75%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.37%) .NET
2 15 (3.10%) ASP.NET
3 14 (2.89%) Web Services
4 8 (1.65%) JSON
4 8 (1.65%) Middleware
4 8 (1.65%) RESTful
5 7 (1.45%) .NET Framework
5 7 (1.45%) MDX
6 6 (1.24%) WAP
7 2 (0.41%) HTML
7 2 (0.41%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.21%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.21%) Apache Camel
8 1 (0.21%) Flash
8 1 (0.21%) ISAPI
8 1 (0.21%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 50 (10.33%) Data Centre
2 48 (9.92%) Driving Licence
3 35 (7.23%) Clustering
4 28 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (4.96%) Management Information System
5 24 (4.96%) Replication
6 23 (4.75%) Computer Science
7 14 (2.89%) Data Protection Act
8 11 (2.27%) Fat Client
8 11 (2.27%) Thin Client
9 10 (2.07%) Blackberry
10 7 (1.45%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.45%) User Experience
11 5 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (1.03%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.83%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.62%) Tandem
13 3 (0.62%) Wiki
14 2 (0.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 393 (81.20%) Windows
2 268 (55.37%) Windows Server
3 165 (34.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 138 (28.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 97 (20.04%) Windows 7
6 59 (12.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 38 (7.85%) Linux
8 35 (7.23%) Windows 10
9 33 (6.82%) Windows 8
10 23 (4.75%) Windows XP
11 17 (3.51%) Mac OS X
12 13 (2.69%) Unix
13 9 (1.86%) Apple iOS
14 8 (1.65%) Android
15 6 (1.24%) Mac OS
15 6 (1.24%) Solaris
15 6 (1.24%) Windows Vista
16 5 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 4 (0.83%) Debian
17 4 (0.83%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (44.21%) ITIL
2 67 (13.84%) High Availability
3 49 (10.12%) Disaster Recovery
4 38 (7.85%) Migration
4 38 (7.85%) Presales
5 37 (7.64%) Service Delivery
6 35 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
7 34 (7.02%) Mentoring
8 33 (6.82%) Data Modelling
9 32 (6.61%) Kalman Filter
10 30 (6.20%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (5.99%) Data Protection
11 29 (5.99%) Performance Tuning
12 27 (5.58%) Project Management
13 26 (5.37%) Problem Management
14 23 (4.75%) Load Balancing
15 22 (4.55%) Data Management
15 22 (4.55%) ITIL V3
15 22 (4.55%) Service Management
16 21 (4.34%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 115 (23.76%) SQL
2 101 (20.87%) PowerShell
3 20 (4.13%) C#
4 12 (2.48%) Perl
5 9 (1.86%) T-SQL
6 7 (1.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 4 (0.83%) VBScript
8 3 (0.62%) Java
9 2 (0.41%) C++
10 1 (0.21%) ANSI C
10 1 (0.21%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.21%) C
10 1 (0.21%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.21%) PHP
10 1 (0.21%) Python
10 1 (0.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 484 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 274 (56.61%) MCSE
3 178 (36.78%) MCSA
4 122 (25.21%) MCTS
5 120 (24.79%) MCP
6 100 (20.66%) Cisco Certification
7 98 (20.25%) CCNA
8 89 (18.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 59 (12.19%) Degree
10 57 (11.78%) MCDST
11 43 (8.88%) Security Cleared
12 39 (8.06%) SC Cleared
13 33 (6.82%) DV Cleared
14 18 (3.72%) Citrix Certification
14 18 (3.72%) ITIL Certification
15 15 (3.10%) A+ Certification
15 15 (3.10%) CCA
15 15 (3.10%) CCIE
16 14 (2.89%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
17 13 (2.69%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.61%) PCI DSS
2 28 (5.79%) SLA
3 26 (5.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (2.69%) GDPR
5 5 (1.03%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.41%) QA
7 1 (0.21%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.21%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 308 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 179 (36.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 100 (20.66%) Hyper-V
4 45 (9.30%) vSphere
5 27 (5.58%) XenApp
6 25 (5.17%) Terminal Services
7 24 (4.96%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (2.69%) Xen
8 13 (2.69%) XenDesktop
9 8 (1.65%) UAG
9 8 (1.65%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (1.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (1.24%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (1.03%) DFS Replication
12 3 (0.62%) Firmware
13 2 (0.41%) pfSense
14 1 (0.21%) Docker
14 1 (0.21%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.21%) vCloud
14 1 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 43 (8.88%) SCCM
2 41 (8.47%) Backup Exec
3 35 (7.23%) SCOM
4 29 (5.99%) vCenter Server
5 19 (3.93%) WSUS
6 11 (2.27%) Failover Clustering
7 8 (1.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 8 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (1.45%) Microsoft Clustering
9 6 (1.24%) Cisco CUCM
9 6 (1.24%) Puppet
9 6 (1.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 5 (1.03%) Microsoft Intune
10 5 (1.03%) MOM
10 5 (1.03%) NetBackup
10 5 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (1.03%) ServiceCenter
10 5 (1.03%) SolarWinds Orion
11 4 (0.83%) Ansible
12 3 (0.62%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 388 (80.17%) Microsoft
2 236 (48.76%) VMware
3 106 (21.90%) Cisco
4 90 (18.60%) Citrix
5 57 (11.78%) HP
6 42 (8.68%) Dell
7 39 (8.06%) Veeam
8 32 (6.61%) Oracle
9 30 (6.20%) Juniper
10 29 (5.99%) Symantec
11 26 (5.37%) Apple
11 26 (5.37%) EMC
12 24 (4.96%) SonicWALL
13 22 (4.55%) NetApp
13 22 (4.55%) Veritas
14 20 (4.13%) EqualLogic
15 18 (3.72%) Avaya
16 15 (3.10%) Draytek
16 15 (3.10%) WatchGuard
17 14 (2.89%) ProCurve