Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 220 200 220
Rank change year-on-year -20 +20 -28
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 8 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.14% 0.20% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.59% 0.81% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 8
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £58,750 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.64% +74.07% -0.74%
10th Percentile £48,000 £39,975 £29,250
90th Percentile £57,000 £72,875 £44,500
UK median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year -2.60% - -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 Scotland with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Scotland
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1353 1234 1724
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 23.99% 24.09% 26.79%
Number of salaries quoted 856 730 1187
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,250 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.59% +3.05% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,250 £61,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

MCITP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 6 months to 20 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
Edinburgh -9 8 £52,500 -10.64%
MCITP
UK

For the 6 months to 20 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 Scotland region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) MCDBA
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (75.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (62.50%) RDBMS
4 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
5 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
6 3 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
8 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
8 1 (12.50%) Splunk
8 1 (12.50%) Degree
8 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (12.50%) Data Security
8 1 (12.50%) CA

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 6 (75.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (62.50%) RDBMS
3 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
4 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) DBA
2 6 (75.00%) Production DBA
3 5 (62.50%) Administrator
4 4 (50.00%) SQL DBA
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Production DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Security
5 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) MCDBA
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) CA
1 1 (12.50%) Splunk