The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
UK
Rank 619 502 374
Rank change year-on-year -117 -128  
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 250 516 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.50% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.19% 1.80% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 226 442 761
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,650 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £56,000 £62,500
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.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 20959 28714 29743
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.78% 27.77% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16525 22997 23332
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,500 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCITP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

MCITP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for MCITP in the UK

MCITP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCITP over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MCITP in the UK

MCITP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the UK 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
England -125 219 £38,750 -3.12% 26
London -16 73 £42,500 -5.55% 7
South East -10 49 £30,000 -29.41% 6
East Midlands +27 30 £42,500 +70.00% 5
East of England +19 27 £36,000 -2.70%
North West -34 23 £37,500 - 3
Surrey +31 18 £30,000 -42.85% 2
Nottingham +25 18 £42,500 -7.60% 3
Nottinghamshire +21 18 £42,500 -7.60% 3
Buckinghamshire +23 15 £30,000 -27.71% 1
City of London +27 14 £41,000 -8.88% 2
Yorkshire +5 11 £45,000 -
West Midlands -4 11 £33,000 -10.81% 4
Manchester -36 11 £32,500 -13.33%
Hertfordshire +20 10 £35,750 -28.50%
Huntingdon +12 9 £45,000 +2.27%
Cambridgeshire +2 9 £45,000 +13.92%
Northamptonshire +25 8 £30,000 +26.31% 1
Bedfordshire +23 8 £30,000 -18.91%
Guildford +15 8 £30,000 -
Milton Keynes +12 8 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Bedford +7 8 £30,000 -9.77%
Worcestershire -6 8 £33,000 -
Worcester -8 8 £33,000 -
Northampton - 8 £30,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +14 7 £33,750 -25.00%
Leeds +2 7 £33,750 -25.00%
South West +1 7 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Merseyside -3 7 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Bracknell +16 6 £52,500 +75.00%

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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 with a requirement for MCITP.

1 538 (99.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 444 (82.22%) Windows
3 398 (73.70%) Microsoft
4 348 (64.44%) Active Directory
5 309 (57.22%) VMware
6 298 (55.19%) MCSE
7 252 (46.67%) Windows Server
8 231 (42.78%) MS Excel
9 225 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 201 (37.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 199 (36.85%) Windows Server 2012
12 192 (35.56%) ITIL
13 181 (33.52%) MS Exchange
14 179 (33.15%) Cisco
15 164 (30.37%) Office 365
16 154 (28.52%) SQL Server
16 154 (28.52%) Hyper-V
17 147 (27.22%) SQL
17 147 (27.22%) MCSA
18 134 (24.81%) Cisco Certification
19 119 (22.04%) Degree
20 118 (21.85%) CCNA
21 116 (21.48%) Windows 7
21 116 (21.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 113 (20.93%) Firewall
23 110 (20.37%) Citrix
24 104 (19.26%) MCTS
25 96 (17.78%) SAN
26 92 (17.04%) MCP
27 85 (15.74%) Exchange Server 2010

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 181 (33.52%) MS Exchange
2 85 (15.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 65 (12.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 57 (10.56%) IIS
5 42 (7.78%) SharePoint
6 38 (7.04%) Skype for Business
7 22 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (1.48%) SAS
10 5 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.56%) Site Server
13 2 (0.37%) ArcGIS
13 2 (0.37%) IBM Domino
13 2 (0.37%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.37%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.19%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 231 (42.78%) MS Excel
2 48 (8.89%) MS Office
3 17 (3.15%) MS Visio
4 12 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.37%) Sage 200
1 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.37%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 164 (30.37%) Office 365
2 63 (11.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (1.30%) SaaS
6 5 (0.93%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.56%) IaaS
8 2 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.37%) Akamai
8 2 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.37%) Azure Machine Learning
8 2 (0.37%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.19%) Dropbox
9 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 113 (20.93%) Firewall
2 96 (17.78%) SAN
3 79 (14.63%) DNS
4 66 (12.22%) WAN
5 65 (12.04%) DHCP
6 55 (10.19%) LAN
7 50 (9.26%) VPN
8 45 (8.33%) TCP/IP
9 41 (7.59%) VLAN
10 33 (6.11%) Remote Desktop
11 30 (5.56%) VoIP
12 19 (3.52%) Cisco ASA
12 19 (3.52%) Wireless
13 17 (3.15%) NAS
14 12 (2.22%) NetScaler
15 11 (2.04%) MPLS
16 9 (1.67%) Internet
16 9 (1.67%) Skype
17 7 (1.30%) IP Telephony
17 7 (1.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (28.52%) SQL Server
2 62 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (7.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 32 (5.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (5.74%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
8 22 (4.07%) SQL Server 2014
8 22 (4.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (1.30%) Data Mart
9 7 (1.30%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.11%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.93%) OLAP
11 5 (0.93%) QlikView
11 5 (0.93%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 5 (0.93%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 3 (0.56%) GIS
12 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (0.56%) OLTP
12 3 (0.56%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 14 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (1.67%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.93%) WiX
4 4 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.19%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.19%) JIRA
6 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
General
1 74 (13.70%) Finance
2 18 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 17 (3.15%) Law
4 16 (2.96%) Retail
5 15 (2.78%) Marketing
6 8 (1.48%) Back Office
6 8 (1.48%) Legal
7 6 (1.11%) Banking
8 4 (0.74%) Military
9 3 (0.56%) Local Government
9 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.37%) Advertising
10 2 (0.37%) Electronics
11 1 (0.19%) Billing
11 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 96 (17.78%) Support Engineer
2 82 (15.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 73 (13.52%) Analyst
4 62 (11.48%) DBA
5 57 (10.56%) SQL DBA
6 43 (7.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 40 (7.41%) IT Engineer
8 39 (7.22%) Consultant
8 39 (7.22%) IT Support
9 38 (7.04%) 2nd Line Support
10 35 (6.48%) Support Analyst
11 32 (5.93%) Windows Engineer
12 31 (5.74%) 3rd Line Support
12 31 (5.74%) Administrator
12 31 (5.74%) Server Engineer
13 30 (5.56%) Architect
14 29 (5.37%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 27 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
16 24 (4.44%) Exchange Engineer
16 24 (4.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.19%) .NET
2 16 (2.96%) XML
3 11 (2.04%) Web Services
4 6 (1.11%) WCF
5 4 (0.74%) ASP.NET
5 4 (0.74%) REST
5 4 (0.74%) SOAP
6 3 (0.56%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.37%) WinForms
8 1 (0.19%) HTML
8 1 (0.19%) MDX
8 1 (0.19%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.19%) WF
8 1 (0.19%) WSH
8 1 (0.19%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 77 (14.26%) Data Centre
2 38 (7.04%) Computer Science
3 26 (4.81%) Clustering
4 24 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (3.52%) Blackberry
6 14 (2.59%) Replication
7 13 (2.41%) Public Cloud
8 10 (1.85%) Driving Licence
9 8 (1.48%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.11%) Fat Client
10 6 (1.11%) FlexPod
10 6 (1.11%) Thin Client
11 5 (0.93%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.93%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.74%) iPhone
12 4 (0.74%) PKI
12 4 (0.74%) RSA SecurID
13 3 (0.56%) Fintech
13 3 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 444 (82.22%) Windows
2 252 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 201 (37.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 199 (36.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 116 (21.48%) Windows 7
6 72 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 57 (10.56%) Windows 8
8 43 (7.96%) Windows 10
9 31 (5.74%) Linux
10 20 (3.70%) Unix
11 16 (2.96%) Mac OS X
12 10 (1.85%) Android
13 8 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (1.11%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.93%) Data ONTAP
15 5 (0.93%) Solaris
15 5 (0.93%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.56%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
16 3 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (35.56%) ITIL
2 66 (12.22%) Project Management
3 57 (10.56%) Migration
4 52 (9.63%) High Availability
5 47 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 42 (7.78%) Presales
7 30 (5.56%) Problem Management
7 30 (5.56%) Service Management
8 29 (5.37%) Load Balancing
9 26 (4.81%) Service Delivery
10 24 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (4.44%) Time Management
11 23 (4.26%) Customer Requirements
12 21 (3.89%) ETL
13 20 (3.70%) Change Management
13 20 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
14 18 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (3.15%) CRM
15 17 (3.15%) Document Management
15 17 (3.15%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 147 (27.22%) SQL
2 78 (14.44%) PowerShell
3 27 (5.00%) C#
4 19 (3.52%) VB.NET
5 18 (3.33%) T-SQL
6 11 (2.04%) VB
7 7 (1.30%) VBScript
8 5 (0.93%) R
9 2 (0.37%) C
10 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.19%) C++
10 1 (0.19%) Java
10 1 (0.19%) Perl
10 1 (0.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 538 (99.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 298 (55.19%) MCSE
3 147 (27.22%) MCSA
4 134 (24.81%) Cisco Certification
5 119 (22.04%) Degree
6 118 (21.85%) CCNA
7 116 (21.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 104 (19.26%) MCTS
9 92 (17.04%) MCP
10 44 (8.15%) CCNP
11 38 (7.04%) Citrix Certification
12 22 (4.07%) MCDST
13 20 (3.70%) MCDBA
14 16 (2.96%) A+ Certification
14 16 (2.96%) CCA
14 16 (2.96%) Security Cleared
15 14 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
16 12 (2.22%) SC Cleared
17 11 (2.04%) NCDA
18 10 (1.85%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (9.26%) SLA
2 22 (4.07%) PCI DSS
3 12 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.30%) GCP
4 7 (1.30%) QA
5 3 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.19%) ISO27002
System Software
1 348 (64.44%) Active Directory
2 225 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 154 (28.52%) Hyper-V
4 77 (14.26%) vSphere
5 48 (8.89%) XenApp
6 30 (5.56%) XenDesktop
7 21 (3.89%) VMware ESX
8 17 (3.15%) VMware ESXi
9 15 (2.78%) Terminal Services
10 7 (1.30%) vCloud
11 5 (0.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.74%) XenServer
13 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.56%) Terminal Server
13 3 (0.56%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.37%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.37%) UAG
Systems Management
1 68 (12.59%) SCCM
1 68 (12.59%) SCOM
2 29 (5.37%) Backup Exec
3 20 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
3 20 (3.70%) NetBackup
4 14 (2.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 13 (2.41%) WSUS
6 11 (2.04%) SCSM
7 8 (1.48%) ServiceCenter
8 7 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 7 (1.30%) vRealize
9 6 (1.11%) AirWatch
10 5 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (0.93%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 4 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
11 4 (0.74%) SQL Sentry
11 4 (0.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 3 (0.56%) Failover Clustering
12 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 3 (0.56%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 398 (73.70%) Microsoft
2 309 (57.22%) VMware
3 179 (33.15%) Cisco
4 110 (20.37%) Citrix
5 74 (13.70%) HP
6 49 (9.07%) Veeam
7 41 (7.59%) NetApp
8 31 (5.74%) SonicWALL
9 28 (5.19%) Avaya
10 26 (4.81%) Apple
11 25 (4.63%) Dell
12 19 (3.52%) Symantec
13 18 (3.33%) IBM
14 14 (2.59%) Draytek
14 14 (2.59%) EMC
15 13 (2.41%) Veritas
16 11 (2.04%) 3PAR
16 11 (2.04%) Meraki
17 10 (1.85%) F5
17 10 (1.85%) Juniper
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ninesharp
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
Digital Gurus
Salary: £31000 per annum + bonus and on call
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newton Abbot, Devon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + 28 days holiday37.5 hr weekpension
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Webrecruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: MARKET SALARY
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
IT Lab
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £Neg p/a plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,025 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chiswick
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Warrington, Manchester, Greater Manchester,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £45,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Berkshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + up to 25% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 20 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Hereford
360 Resourcing
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago