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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
UK
Rank 620 508 380
Rank change year-on-year -112 -128  
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 246 516 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.50% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.18% 1.80% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 224 442 748
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,213
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,650 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £56,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.33% +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 20788 28689 29284
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.76% 27.75% 27.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16377 22981 22971
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 £68,800 £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 26 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 26 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 -116 215 £37,500 -6.25% 27
London -16 71 £42,500 -5.55% 7
South East -19 49 £30,000 -29.41% 6
East Midlands +25 27 £40,000 +60.00% 6
East of England +13 27 £36,000 -2.70%
North West -35 24 £36,250 -3.33% 3
Surrey +29 18 £30,000 -42.85% 2
Nottinghamshire +26 15 £42,500 -7.60% 4
Nottingham +23 15 £42,500 -7.60% 4
Buckinghamshire +18 15 £30,000 -27.71% 1
City of London +23 14 £41,000 -8.88% 2
Manchester -30 12 £32,000 -14.66%
West Midlands +2 11 £33,000 -10.81% 4
Yorkshire -1 11 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire +17 10 £35,750 -28.50%
Huntingdon +12 9 £45,000 +2.27%
Cambridgeshire +5 9 £45,000 +13.92%
Northamptonshire +25 8 £30,000 +26.31% 1
Bedfordshire +22 8 £30,000 -18.91%
Guildford +16 8 £30,000 -
Milton Keynes +14 8 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Bedford +12 8 £30,000 -9.77%
Worcestershire -7 8 £33,000 -
Worcester -10 8 £33,000 -
Northampton - 8 £30,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +7 7 £33,750 -25.00%
Leeds +1 7 £33,750 -25.00%
South West -2 7 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Merseyside -5 7 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Bracknell +15 6 £52,500 +75.00%

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 545 (99.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 449 (82.08%) Windows
3 404 (73.86%) Microsoft
4 352 (64.35%) Active Directory
5 315 (57.59%) VMware
6 302 (55.21%) MCSE
7 258 (47.17%) Windows Server
8 234 (42.78%) MS Excel
9 229 (41.86%) VMware Infrastructure
10 205 (37.48%) Windows Server 2008
11 201 (36.75%) Windows Server 2012
12 193 (35.28%) ITIL
13 182 (33.27%) MS Exchange
14 181 (33.09%) Cisco
15 168 (30.71%) Office 365
16 159 (29.07%) Hyper-V
17 154 (28.15%) SQL Server
18 152 (27.79%) MCSA
19 148 (27.06%) SQL
20 134 (24.50%) Cisco Certification
21 118 (21.57%) CCNA
21 118 (21.57%) Degree
21 118 (21.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 116 (21.21%) Windows 7
22 116 (21.21%) Firewall
23 111 (20.29%) Citrix
24 110 (20.11%) MCTS
25 98 (17.92%) SAN
26 95 (17.37%) MCP
27 87 (15.90%) 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
1 182 (33.27%) MS Exchange
2 87 (15.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 69 (12.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 57 (10.42%) IIS
5 42 (7.68%) SharePoint
6 37 (6.76%) Skype for Business
7 24 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (1.46%) SAS
10 5 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.55%) IBM Domino
12 3 (0.55%) Site Server
13 2 (0.37%) ArcGIS
13 2 (0.37%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.37%) Office Communications Server
13 2 (0.37%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 234 (42.78%) MS Excel
2 49 (8.96%) MS Office
3 17 (3.11%) MS Visio
4 12 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (0.37%) Sage 200
1 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.37%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 168 (30.71%) Office 365
2 64 (11.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (3.84%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.46%) SaaS
6 7 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.91%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.55%) IaaS
9 2 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.37%) Akamai
9 2 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.37%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (0.37%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.37%) PaaS
10 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.18%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 116 (21.21%) Firewall
2 98 (17.92%) SAN
3 79 (14.44%) DNS
4 65 (11.88%) WAN
5 64 (11.70%) DHCP
6 55 (10.05%) LAN
7 51 (9.32%) VPN
8 44 (8.04%) TCP/IP
9 43 (7.86%) VLAN
10 33 (6.03%) Remote Desktop
11 30 (5.48%) VoIP
12 19 (3.47%) Cisco ASA
12 19 (3.47%) Wireless
13 17 (3.11%) NAS
14 13 (2.38%) NetScaler
15 12 (2.19%) MPLS
16 10 (1.83%) Internet
17 8 (1.46%) IP Telephony
17 8 (1.46%) iSCSI
17 8 (1.46%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (28.15%) SQL Server
2 63 (11.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 32 (5.85%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (5.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (5.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (4.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 23 (4.20%) SQL Server 2014
7 22 (4.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (1.28%) Data Mart
8 7 (1.28%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.10%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.91%) OLAP
10 5 (0.91%) QlikView
10 5 (0.91%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 5 (0.91%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 4 (0.73%) GIS
12 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (0.55%) OLTP
12 3 (0.55%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 14 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (1.65%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.91%) WiX
4 4 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.55%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.18%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.18%) JIRA
6 1 (0.18%) TeamCity
General
1 75 (13.71%) Finance
2 19 (3.47%) Telecoms
3 16 (2.93%) Law
3 16 (2.93%) Retail
4 15 (2.74%) Marketing
5 8 (1.46%) Legal
6 7 (1.28%) Back Office
7 6 (1.10%) Banking
8 4 (0.73%) Military
9 3 (0.55%) Local Government
9 3 (0.55%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.37%) Advertising
10 2 (0.37%) Electronics
11 1 (0.18%) Billing
11 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 99 (18.10%) Support Engineer
2 82 (14.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 73 (13.35%) Analyst
4 64 (11.70%) DBA
5 59 (10.79%) SQL DBA
6 46 (8.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 41 (7.50%) Consultant
7 41 (7.50%) IT Engineer
8 40 (7.31%) 2nd Line Support
8 40 (7.31%) IT Support
9 36 (6.58%) Support Analyst
10 33 (6.03%) 3rd Line Support
11 32 (5.85%) Server Engineer
11 32 (5.85%) Windows Engineer
12 31 (5.67%) Administrator
13 30 (5.48%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 29 (5.30%) Architect
15 28 (5.12%) Systems Engineer
16 25 (4.57%) Exchange Engineer
17 24 (4.39%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (5.30%) .NET
2 17 (3.11%) XML
3 12 (2.19%) Web Services
4 6 (1.10%) WCF
5 5 (0.91%) REST
5 5 (0.91%) SOAP
6 4 (0.73%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.55%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.37%) WinForms
8 2 (0.37%) XMPP
9 1 (0.18%) HTML
9 1 (0.18%) MDX
9 1 (0.18%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.18%) WF
9 1 (0.18%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 77 (14.08%) Data Centre
2 38 (6.95%) Computer Science
3 26 (4.75%) Clustering
4 24 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (3.47%) Blackberry
6 15 (2.74%) Replication
7 13 (2.38%) Public Cloud
8 10 (1.83%) Driving Licence
9 8 (1.46%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.10%) Fat Client
10 6 (1.10%) FlexPod
10 6 (1.10%) Thin Client
11 5 (0.91%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.91%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.73%) iPhone
12 4 (0.73%) PKI
12 4 (0.73%) RSA SecurID
13 3 (0.55%) Derivative
13 3 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 449 (82.08%) Windows
2 258 (47.17%) Windows Server
3 205 (37.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 201 (36.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 116 (21.21%) Windows 7
6 70 (12.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 57 (10.42%) Windows 8
8 43 (7.86%) Windows 10
9 32 (5.85%) Linux
10 20 (3.66%) Unix
11 16 (2.93%) Mac OS X
12 11 (2.01%) Android
13 9 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (1.28%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.91%) Data ONTAP
15 5 (0.91%) Solaris
15 5 (0.91%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.55%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
16 3 (0.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (35.28%) ITIL
2 67 (12.25%) Project Management
3 56 (10.24%) Migration
4 52 (9.51%) High Availability
5 48 (8.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 43 (7.86%) Presales
7 31 (5.67%) Problem Management
7 31 (5.67%) Service Management
8 29 (5.30%) Load Balancing
9 26 (4.75%) Service Delivery
10 25 (4.57%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (4.39%) Time Management
12 23 (4.20%) Customer Requirements
13 21 (3.84%) Change Management
13 21 (3.84%) ETL
14 20 (3.66%) Performance Tuning
15 19 (3.47%) Configuration Management
16 18 (3.29%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (3.11%) CRM
17 17 (3.11%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 148 (27.06%) SQL
2 82 (14.99%) PowerShell
3 28 (5.12%) C#
4 20 (3.66%) VB.NET
5 18 (3.29%) T-SQL
6 12 (2.19%) VB
7 7 (1.28%) VBScript
8 5 (0.91%) R
9 2 (0.37%) C
10 1 (0.18%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.18%) C++
10 1 (0.18%) Java
10 1 (0.18%) Perl
10 1 (0.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 545 (99.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 302 (55.21%) MCSE
3 152 (27.79%) MCSA
4 134 (24.50%) Cisco Certification
5 118 (21.57%) CCNA
5 118 (21.57%) Degree
5 118 (21.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 110 (20.11%) MCTS
7 95 (17.37%) MCP
8 44 (8.04%) CCNP
9 39 (7.13%) Citrix Certification
10 22 (4.02%) MCDST
11 20 (3.66%) MCDBA
12 17 (3.11%) A+ Certification
13 16 (2.93%) CCA
13 16 (2.93%) Security Cleared
14 14 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
15 12 (2.19%) SC Cleared
16 11 (2.01%) NCDA
17 10 (1.83%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (9.51%) SLA
2 22 (4.02%) PCI DSS
3 12 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.28%) GCP
4 7 (1.28%) QA
5 3 (0.55%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.18%) ISO27002
System Software
1 352 (64.35%) Active Directory
2 229 (41.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 159 (29.07%) Hyper-V
4 74 (13.53%) vSphere
5 47 (8.59%) XenApp
6 30 (5.48%) XenDesktop
7 20 (3.66%) VMware ESX
8 18 (3.29%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (2.93%) Terminal Services
10 7 (1.28%) vCloud
11 5 (0.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.73%) XenServer
13 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.55%) Terminal Server
13 3 (0.55%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.37%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.37%) UAG
Systems Management
1 67 (12.25%) SCCM
1 67 (12.25%) SCOM
2 29 (5.30%) Backup Exec
3 21 (3.84%) NetBackup
4 20 (3.66%) Microsoft Clustering
5 14 (2.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 13 (2.38%) WSUS
7 10 (1.83%) SCSM
8 8 (1.46%) ServiceCenter
9 7 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 7 (1.28%) vRealize
10 6 (1.10%) AirWatch
11 5 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (0.91%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 4 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
12 4 (0.73%) SQL Sentry
12 4 (0.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 3 (0.55%) Failover Clustering
13 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 3 (0.55%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 404 (73.86%) Microsoft
2 315 (57.59%) VMware
3 181 (33.09%) Cisco
4 111 (20.29%) Citrix
5 77 (14.08%) HP
6 49 (8.96%) Veeam
7 40 (7.31%) NetApp
8 33 (6.03%) SonicWALL
9 27 (4.94%) Avaya
10 26 (4.75%) Apple
11 25 (4.57%) Dell
12 19 (3.47%) IBM
12 19 (3.47%) Symantec
13 14 (2.56%) Draytek
13 14 (2.56%) EMC
13 14 (2.56%) Veritas
14 11 (2.01%) 3PAR
14 11 (2.01%) Meraki
15 10 (1.83%) F5
15 10 (1.83%) Mitel
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: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Newton Abbot, Devon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + 28 days holiday37.5 hr weekpension
Posted: 4 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: 4 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: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £Neg p/a plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,025 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Chiswick
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Berkshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + up to 25% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Manchester, Greater Manchester,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £45,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 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: 24 days ago
Hereford
360 Resourcing
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago