Period
to 18 February 2020

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 18 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 782 794 739
Rank change year-on-year +12 -55 -104
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 195 306 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.78% 0.89% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 180 272 419
England median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,975 £20,750 £23,200
90th Percentile £72,000 £70,000 £63,850
UK median annual salary £39,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -0.63% - +6.67%

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 25,041 34,211 38,922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.80% 24.45% 23.87%
Number of salaries quoted 18,671 25,133 30,396
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 18 February 2020.

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 18 February 2020. 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 +111 93 £46,500 +21.57% 11
North of England +14 41 £32,500 +47.73% 9
South East +26 40 £40,000 -27.27% 6
North West +33 27 £32,500 +14.04% 4
Yorkshire -17 13 £39,750 +80.68% 4
South West +14 10 £35,000 -44.00% 3
Midlands -18 6 £45,000 +5.88% 6
East of England +48 5 £39,500 -1.25% 5
East Midlands +17 4 £45,000 +28.57% 1
West Midlands -12 2 £43,000 +1.18% 5
North East +7 1 £25,500 -36.25% 1
MCITP
UK

For the 6 months to 18 February 2020, IT jobs citing MCITP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 195 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 138 (70.77%) Microsoft
3 124 (63.59%) Windows
4 114 (58.46%) Active Directory
5 105 (53.85%) MCSE
6 85 (43.59%) VMware
6 85 (43.59%) Office 365
7 79 (40.51%) Windows Server
8 74 (37.95%) Azure
9 68 (34.87%) Cisco
10 60 (30.77%) ITIL
11 56 (28.72%) MCSA
12 55 (28.21%) Citrix
12 55 (28.21%) Cisco Certification
13 54 (27.69%) CCNA
14 52 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
15 49 (25.13%) Windows 10
16 47 (24.10%) Firewall
17 43 (22.05%) DNS
17 43 (22.05%) Windows Server 2012
18 42 (21.54%) Windows Server 2008
19 40 (20.51%) PowerShell
19 40 (20.51%) SAN
20 39 (20.00%) MS Exchange
21 38 (19.49%) Microsoft Office
21 38 (19.49%) WAN
21 38 (19.49%) Hyper-V
22 37 (18.97%) TCP/IP
22 37 (18.97%) Wireless
23 36 (18.46%) MCP

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 39 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 25 (12.82%) SharePoint
3 19 (9.74%) Skype for Business
4 15 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (7.18%) IIS
6 8 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (3.59%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.03%) Confluence
10 1 (0.51%) Apache
10 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.51%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 38 (19.49%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.05%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.05%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (1.03%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.03%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 85 (43.59%) Office 365
2 74 (37.95%) Azure
3 24 (12.31%) Azure Active Directory
4 23 (11.79%) AWS
5 17 (8.72%) OneDrive
6 9 (4.62%) IaaS
7 8 (4.10%) G Suite
7 8 (4.10%) SaaS
8 5 (2.56%) Power Platform
8 5 (2.56%) PowerApps
9 4 (2.05%) GCP
9 4 (2.05%) PaaS
10 3 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (1.54%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (24.10%) Firewall
2 43 (22.05%) DNS
3 40 (20.51%) SAN
4 38 (19.49%) WAN
5 37 (18.97%) TCP/IP
5 37 (18.97%) Wireless
6 35 (17.95%) LAN
6 35 (17.95%) VoIP
7 33 (16.92%) DHCP
8 24 (12.31%) Internet
9 18 (9.23%) Skype
10 17 (8.72%) VPN
11 11 (5.64%) Remote Desktop
11 11 (5.64%) VLAN
12 9 (4.62%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (4.62%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (4.62%) MPLS
13 7 (3.59%) iSCSI
14 6 (3.08%) BGP
14 6 (3.08%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.54%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.03%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.51%) JIRA
2 1 (0.51%) MSI
2 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (8.21%) Finance
2 12 (6.15%) Legal
3 8 (4.10%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.56%) Law
5 4 (2.05%) Marketing
6 3 (1.54%) Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.51%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 45 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 42 (21.54%) IT Engineer
3 33 (16.92%) IT Support
4 25 (12.82%) Analyst
4 25 (12.82%) IT Support Engineer
5 23 (11.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 21 (10.77%) Architect
7 12 (6.15%) Support Analyst
7 12 (6.15%) Team Leader
8 10 (5.13%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (4.62%) Administrator
9 9 (4.62%) IT Analyst
9 9 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.10%) Consultant
10 8 (4.10%) Field Engineer
10 8 (4.10%) IT Support Analyst
10 8 (4.10%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.10%) Senior Architect
10 8 (4.10%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.10%) .NET
2 2 (1.03%) Web Services
3 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.51%) CSS
3 1 (0.51%) HTML
3 1 (0.51%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (0.51%) Reactive Extensions
3 1 (0.51%) SOAP
3 1 (0.51%) WCF
3 1 (0.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.36%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.18%) Replication
3 10 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.59%) PKI
4 7 (3.59%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.08%) Wiki
6 5 (2.56%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.54%) Clustering
7 3 (1.54%) CMDB
7 3 (1.54%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.03%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.03%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.51%) CESG
9 1 (0.51%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.51%) Cyber-Physical System
9 1 (0.51%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.51%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.51%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 124 (63.59%) Windows
2 79 (40.51%) Windows Server
3 49 (25.13%) Windows 10
4 43 (22.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (21.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (18.46%) Windows 7
7 31 (15.90%) Mac OS X
8 18 (9.23%) Linux
8 18 (9.23%) Windows 8
9 8 (4.10%) Mac OS
10 3 (1.54%) Android
10 3 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.03%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.03%) Unix
12 1 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (30.77%) ITIL
2 27 (13.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 24 (12.31%) Service Management
4 20 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
5 19 (9.74%) Identity Management
6 17 (8.72%) Asset Management
7 16 (8.21%) Migration
7 16 (8.21%) Project Management
8 14 (7.18%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (7.18%) Mentoring
8 14 (7.18%) Validation
9 13 (6.67%) Time Management
10 11 (5.64%) Business Continuity
10 11 (5.64%) Customer Engagement
10 11 (5.64%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (5.64%) Project Delivery
10 11 (5.64%) Release Management
11 9 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (4.62%) Decision-Making
11 9 (4.62%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 40 (20.51%) PowerShell
2 24 (12.31%) SQL
3 8 (4.10%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.54%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.03%) C#
6 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.51%) Java
6 1 (0.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 195 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 105 (53.85%) MCSE
3 56 (28.72%) MCSA
4 55 (28.21%) Cisco Certification
5 54 (27.69%) CCNA
6 36 (18.46%) MCP
7 33 (16.92%) MCTS
8 32 (16.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 30 (15.38%) Degree
10 23 (11.79%) CCNP
11 22 (11.28%) A+ Certification
12 15 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
13 14 (7.18%) CCA
14 11 (5.64%) CCENT
14 11 (5.64%) Security Cleared
15 6 (3.08%) Network+ Certification
16 4 (2.05%) CCEA
16 4 (2.05%) Computer Science Degree
17 3 (1.54%) AWS Certification
17 3 (1.54%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.72%) SLA
2 12 (6.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.05%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 114 (58.46%) Active Directory
2 52 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (19.49%) Hyper-V
4 21 (10.77%) vSphere
5 19 (9.74%) XenApp
6 17 (8.72%) XenDesktop
7 8 (4.10%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (3.08%) BitLocker
9 5 (2.56%) NFS
10 3 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (1.03%) DFS Replication
11 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.51%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.51%) UAG
12 1 (0.51%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 16 (8.21%) SCCM
2 12 (6.15%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (3.08%) NetBackup
3 6 (3.08%) vCenter Server
4 5 (2.56%) WSUS
5 4 (2.05%) Backup Exec
5 4 (2.05%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (2.05%) WMI
6 3 (1.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (1.54%) OpenView
6 3 (1.54%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (1.03%) PowerCLI
7 2 (1.03%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.51%) Ansible
8 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.51%) Puppet
8 1 (0.51%) SCOM
8 1 (0.51%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.51%) Terraform
8 1 (0.51%) vRealize
Vendors
1 138 (70.77%) Microsoft
2 85 (43.59%) VMware
3 68 (34.87%) Cisco
4 55 (28.21%) Citrix
5 31 (15.90%) HP
6 22 (11.28%) Meraki
7 17 (8.72%) Dell
8 16 (8.21%) Apple
9 13 (6.67%) NetApp
10 7 (3.59%) Aruba
10 7 (3.59%) Dell Compellent
11 6 (3.08%) Brocade
11 6 (3.08%) CheckPoint
11 6 (3.08%) IBM
12 5 (2.56%) ProCurve
12 5 (2.56%) Symantec
13 4 (2.05%) Mitel
13 4 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (2.05%) Sun
13 4 (2.05%) Veeam