The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for MCITP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 163 148
Rank change year-on-year +25 -15  
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 3 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.13% 0.068% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.25% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Median salary £39,506 £42,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.04% +7.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,111 £36,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £41,901 £48,500 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland.

Academic & Professional Certification
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 536 807 846
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 23.31% 27.48% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 330 526 532
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCITP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing MCITP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCITP in Scotland

MCITP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for MCITP in Scotland

MCITP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +28 3 £39,506 +12.87% 1
MCITP
UK

MCITP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Scotland region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) MCSE
2 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (63.64%) IT Strategy
3 6 (54.55%) ITIL
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (45.45%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) MCSA
4 5 (45.45%) ETL
4 5 (45.45%) SAS
4 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (45.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (45.45%) Data Integration
4 5 (45.45%) High Availability
4 5 (45.45%) Demand Management
4 5 (45.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
6 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
6 3 (27.27%) VMware
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco
6 3 (27.27%) SAN
6 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification

MCITP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (45.45%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (45.45%) SAS
2 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (18.18%) IIS
3 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (45.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 5 (45.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) DBA
2 5 (45.45%) Production DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior IT Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) IT Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Private Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) IT Strategy
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) Data Integration
3 5 (45.45%) Demand Management
3 5 (45.45%) ETL
3 5 (45.45%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Software Distribution
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 7 (63.64%) MCSE
3 5 (45.45%) MCSA
4 3 (27.27%) CCNA
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (18.18%) CCNP
5 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (9.09%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (18.18%) UAG
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Dell
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Intel Security
3 2 (18.18%) Samsung
4 1 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) MobileIron
4 1 (9.09%) Sophos
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