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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 615 552 411
Rank change year-on-year -63 -141  
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 251 450 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.43% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.18% 1.59% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 225 372 733
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.32% +12.85%  

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 21340 28363 30549
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.70% 27.30% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 16792 22827 23905
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 £70,000 £70,000
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 26 April 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 26 April 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 -68 227 £41,000 +2.50% 27
London -6 72 £45,000 - 8
South East +10 59 £30,000 -27.71% 7
East Midlands +44 40 £42,500 +28.78% 4
Nottingham +31 25 £42,500 +28.78% 2
Nottinghamshire +22 25 £42,500 +28.78% 2
East of England -2 22 £35,750 -13.85% 3
Surrey +36 18 £29,500 -32.57% 4
City of London +25 18 £47,500 +5.55% 2
North West -27 18 £37,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +16 17 £30,000 -32.58%
West Midlands +2 17 £33,000 -15.38% 4
Worcestershire +7 11 £37,500 +1.84% 1
Worcester +2 11 £37,500 +1.84%
Hampshire -7 11 £25,000 -28.57%
Woking +11 10 - - 2
Northamptonshire +20 9 £30,000 +20.00%
Merseyside -8 9 £45,000 -
Northampton - 9 £30,000 -
Bedfordshire +28 8 £30,000 +36.36% 1
Bedford +13 8 £30,000 +36.36% 1
Milton Keynes +10 8 £30,000 -27.71%
Huntingdon +9 8 £45,000 +2.27%
Cambridgeshire -6 8 £45,000 +8.43%
Derbyshire +15 7 £45,000 +36.36% 1
Hertfordshire +14 6 £35,750 -28.50% 2
South West -2 6 £39,000 +11.42%
Liverpool -3 6 £45,000 -
Yorkshire -6 6 £45,000 +78.21%
Portsmouth -16 6 £24,250 -28.14%

For the 6 months to 26 April 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.

1 474 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 393 (82.91%) Windows
3 354 (74.68%) Microsoft
4 325 (68.57%) Active Directory
5 275 (58.02%) VMware
6 257 (54.22%) MCSE
7 207 (43.67%) Windows Server
8 194 (40.93%) VMware Infrastructure
9 171 (36.08%) MS Exchange
10 168 (35.44%) ITIL
10 168 (35.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 161 (33.97%) Windows Server 2012
12 148 (31.22%) Cisco
13 143 (30.17%) MCSA
14 142 (29.96%) Office 365
15 135 (28.48%) SQL
15 135 (28.48%) SQL Server
16 125 (26.37%) Hyper-V
17 113 (23.84%) Cisco Certification
18 102 (21.52%) Citrix
19 101 (21.31%) Windows 7
19 101 (21.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 101 (21.31%) Degree
20 97 (20.46%) CCNA
21 93 (19.62%) Firewall
22 90 (18.99%) SAN
23 83 (17.51%) MCTS
24 76 (16.03%) Exchange Server 2010
25 73 (15.40%) vSphere
25 73 (15.40%) MCP

MCITP
Co-occurring 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
1 171 (36.08%) MS Exchange
2 76 (16.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (10.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 48 (10.13%) IIS
5 43 (9.07%) SharePoint
5 43 (9.07%) Skype for Business
6 20 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (1.48%) SAS
9 6 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.63%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.42%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.21%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 52 (10.97%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (3.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (2.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (2.53%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.48%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.42%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 142 (29.96%) Office 365
2 56 (11.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (4.64%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.05%) SaaS
6 4 (0.84%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.42%) Akamai
7 2 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.42%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.42%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.21%) IaaS
8 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 93 (19.62%) Firewall
2 90 (18.99%) SAN
3 70 (14.77%) WAN
4 59 (12.45%) LAN
5 57 (12.03%) DNS
6 52 (10.97%) DHCP
7 38 (8.02%) TCP/IP
8 35 (7.38%) VPN
9 27 (5.70%) Remote Desktop
9 27 (5.70%) VLAN
10 19 (4.01%) NAS
11 18 (3.80%) VoIP
12 17 (3.59%) Internet
13 15 (3.16%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (3.16%) Skype
14 13 (2.74%) Wireless
15 12 (2.53%) Network Security
16 9 (1.90%) NetScaler
17 8 (1.69%) MPLS
18 7 (1.48%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (28.48%) SQL Server
2 64 (13.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (7.81%) SQL Server 2005
3 37 (7.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 28 (5.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (4.43%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (4.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (4.22%) SQL Server 2014
7 12 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (1.48%) RDBMS
8 7 (1.48%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.05%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 5 (1.05%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 3 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.63%) OLAP
10 3 (0.63%) OLTP
10 3 (0.63%) QlikView
10 3 (0.63%) SSDT
11 2 (0.42%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 12 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.63%) MSI
2 3 (0.63%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.42%) JIRA
3 2 (0.42%) WiX
4 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 62 (13.08%) Finance
2 20 (4.22%) Law
3 17 (3.59%) Telecoms
4 15 (3.16%) Marketing
5 9 (1.90%) Retail
6 8 (1.69%) Back Office
7 7 (1.48%) Legal
8 4 (0.84%) Military
9 3 (0.63%) Local Government
9 3 (0.63%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.42%) Billing
10 2 (0.42%) Electronics
11 1 (0.21%) Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (16.46%) Analyst
2 77 (16.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 77 (16.24%) Support Engineer
3 52 (10.97%) DBA
4 47 (9.92%) SQL DBA
5 46 (9.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 35 (7.38%) Consultant
7 34 (7.17%) 3rd Line Support
8 30 (6.33%) IT Engineer
8 30 (6.33%) IT Support
8 30 (6.33%) Support Analyst
8 30 (6.33%) Windows Engineer
9 27 (5.70%) Architect
9 27 (5.70%) Systems Engineer
10 26 (5.49%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 24 (5.06%) 2nd Line Support
11 24 (5.06%) Server Engineer
12 22 (4.64%) Exchange Engineer
12 22 (4.64%) Service Analyst
12 22 (4.64%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.22%) .NET
2 16 (3.38%) XML
3 7 (1.48%) Web Services
4 5 (1.05%) HTML
5 4 (0.84%) Software Packaging
6 3 (0.63%) XSLT
7 2 (0.42%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.42%) WCF
8 1 (0.21%) REST
8 1 (0.21%) SOAP
8 1 (0.21%) WSH
8 1 (0.21%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 69 (14.56%) Data Centre
2 38 (8.02%) Computer Science
3 17 (3.59%) Blackberry
3 17 (3.59%) Clustering
4 16 (3.38%) Driving Licence
5 15 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (2.74%) Public Cloud
7 11 (2.32%) Replication
8 8 (1.69%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.27%) Fat Client
9 6 (1.27%) FlexPod
9 6 (1.27%) Thin Client
10 5 (1.05%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.63%) EMC VNX
11 3 (0.63%) iPhone
11 3 (0.63%) Podcast
12 2 (0.42%) Fintech
12 2 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.42%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 393 (82.91%) Windows
2 207 (43.67%) Windows Server
3 168 (35.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 161 (33.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 101 (21.31%) Windows 7
6 61 (12.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 40 (8.44%) Windows 10
7 40 (8.44%) Windows 8
8 21 (4.43%) Linux
9 13 (2.74%) Unix
10 11 (2.32%) Mac OS X
11 6 (1.27%) Ubuntu
12 5 (1.05%) Android
12 5 (1.05%) Data ONTAP
13 4 (0.84%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.84%) Solaris
13 4 (0.84%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.63%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (35.44%) ITIL
2 55 (11.60%) Project Management
3 52 (10.97%) Migration
4 47 (9.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 44 (9.28%) High Availability
6 38 (8.02%) Presales
7 27 (5.70%) Service Management
8 25 (5.27%) Service Delivery
9 24 (5.06%) Time Management
10 21 (4.43%) Performance Tuning
11 19 (4.01%) Document Management
12 18 (3.80%) Change Management
12 18 (3.80%) Configuration Management
12 18 (3.80%) Customer Requirements
12 18 (3.80%) Problem Management
13 17 (3.59%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (3.59%) ETL
14 14 (2.95%) Performance Management
15 13 (2.74%) Load Balancing
15 13 (2.74%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 135 (28.48%) SQL
2 61 (12.87%) PowerShell
3 18 (3.80%) C#
4 14 (2.95%) VB.NET
5 12 (2.53%) T-SQL
6 7 (1.48%) VB
7 3 (0.63%) Java
7 3 (0.63%) R
7 3 (0.63%) VBScript
7 3 (0.63%) XPath
8 2 (0.42%) C++
9 1 (0.21%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.21%) C
9 1 (0.21%) Perl
9 1 (0.21%) Python
Qualifications
1 474 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 257 (54.22%) MCSE
3 143 (30.17%) MCSA
4 113 (23.84%) Cisco Certification
5 101 (21.31%) Degree
5 101 (21.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 97 (20.46%) CCNA
7 83 (17.51%) MCTS
8 73 (15.40%) MCP
9 34 (7.17%) CCNP
10 28 (5.91%) Citrix Certification
11 23 (4.85%) MCDST
12 18 (3.80%) Security Cleared
13 16 (3.38%) SC Cleared
14 15 (3.16%) CCA
15 14 (2.95%) A+ Certification
16 11 (2.32%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (2.32%) MCDBA
16 11 (2.32%) NCDA
16 11 (2.32%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (8.86%) SLA
2 20 (4.22%) PCI DSS
3 16 (3.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.48%) GCP
5 4 (0.84%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.42%) QA
7 1 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 325 (68.57%) Active Directory
2 194 (40.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 125 (26.37%) Hyper-V
4 73 (15.40%) vSphere
5 44 (9.28%) XenApp
6 22 (4.64%) XenDesktop
7 17 (3.59%) VMware ESX
8 14 (2.95%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (2.32%) Terminal Services
10 6 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.63%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.42%) vCloud
13 2 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.42%) XenServer
14 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 66 (13.92%) SCCM
2 54 (11.39%) SCOM
3 31 (6.54%) Backup Exec
4 16 (3.38%) NetBackup
5 14 (2.95%) SCSM
6 10 (2.11%) Microsoft Clustering
7 9 (1.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 8 (1.69%) ServiceCenter
9 7 (1.48%) AirWatch
9 7 (1.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 6 (1.27%) vCenter Server
10 6 (1.27%) WSUS
11 5 (1.05%) Cisco CUCM
11 5 (1.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 5 (1.05%) SCDPM
11 5 (1.05%) vRealize
12 4 (0.84%) Failover Clustering
12 4 (0.84%) SQL Sentry
13 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Intune
13 3 (0.63%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 354 (74.68%) Microsoft
2 275 (58.02%) VMware
3 148 (31.22%) Cisco
4 102 (21.52%) Citrix
5 63 (13.29%) HP
6 48 (10.13%) NetApp
7 43 (9.07%) Veeam
8 31 (6.54%) SonicWALL
9 24 (5.06%) Dell
10 23 (4.85%) Avaya
11 16 (3.38%) Apple
11 16 (3.38%) EMC
12 15 (3.16%) Draytek
12 15 (3.16%) IBM
13 14 (2.95%) Symantec
14 12 (2.53%) SAP
15 11 (2.32%) 3PAR
16 10 (2.11%) ServiceNow
17 9 (1.90%) Juniper
18 8 (1.69%) CommVault
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car + Full Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car + Full Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, London
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield
Computacenter
Salary: Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East
Schroders plc
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
I3
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Package
Posted: Yesterday
London, City
Schroders
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mint
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ninesharp
Salary: £18000 - £22500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Scunthorpe, South Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Dane Partnership
Salary: Salary c32k (negotiable upwards dependent upon experience)
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: MARKET SALARY
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + car + range of benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £45,500 per annum Company pension,Travel expenses,Laptop/Mobile,Free w
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mint
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 14 days ago
Chiswick
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus + Health and Life
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23500 - £27500 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 22 days ago