The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for MCITP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 104 89
Rank change year-on-year +4 -15  
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 3 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.27% 0.43% 1.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.99% 1.45% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 14
Median salary £41,250 £36,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.79% -3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £32,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £62,500 £42,500
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 advertised in Wales.

Academic & Professional Certification
Wales
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 303 414 308
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 27.52% 29.70% 22.75%
Number of salaries quoted 216 343 261
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,020 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCITP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

MCITP
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for MCITP in Wales

MCITP
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCITP in Wales over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MCITP in Wales

MCITP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 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
South Wales +8 2 £41,250 +13.79%
Mid Wales - 1 - -
MCITP
UK

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wales region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
2 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) HP
4 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 6 (66.67%) 3PAR
5 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 4 (44.44%) ServiceCenter
6 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 2 (22.22%) ITIL
7 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
7 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
7 2 (22.22%) ITSM
7 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
7 2 (22.22%) LAN
7 2 (22.22%) WAN
7 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 2 (22.22%) MCSE
7 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (22.22%) SAN
7 2 (22.22%) Veritas
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (22.22%) Service Management
7 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (22.22%) NAS

MCITP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) IaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) NAS
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Storage Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Storage Support Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) ITSM
1 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
1 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
2 1 (11.11%) High Availability
2 1 (11.11%) Presales
2 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (22.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
1 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) 3PAR
3 6 (66.67%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) Veeam
4 2 (22.22%) Veritas
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) F5