The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 110 82 92
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +10
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 8 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.46% 1.78% 1.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.47% 6.50% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 28 19
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
MCITP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
543 446 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.22% 27.33% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 429 396 383
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCITP across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MCITP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

MCITP Salary Trend in Birmingham

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing MCITP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCITP.

1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (92.59%) Microsoft
3 23 (85.19%) Windows
4 20 (74.07%) MCSE
5 16 (59.26%) Active Directory
6 15 (55.56%) VMware
6 15 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (40.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (40.74%) VMware ESX
7 11 (40.74%) MCSA
8 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (33.33%) Hyper-V
9 9 (33.33%) SCOM
9 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 8 (29.63%) SQL
10 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (29.63%) MOM
10 8 (29.63%) VCP4
10 8 (29.63%) WSUS
11 7 (25.93%) MCTS
11 7 (25.93%) Windows 7
12 6 (22.22%) Migration
12 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
13 5 (18.52%) SAN
13 5 (18.52%) Backup Exec
13 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (14.81%) Firewall
14 4 (14.81%) MCP

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing MCITP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCITP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) IIS
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.41%) OpenEdge
1 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) SAN
2 4 (14.81%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) NAS
3 2 (7.41%) VPN
3 2 (7.41%) DNS
3 2 (7.41%) LAN
3 2 (7.41%) WAN
3 2 (7.41%) DHCP
4 1 (3.70%) FTP
4 1 (3.70%) Internet
4 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Law
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) 3rd Line Support
1 8 (29.63%) Wintel Support
2 4 (14.81%) Consultant
2 4 (14.81%) DBA
2 4 (14.81%) Administrator
2 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 3 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) IT Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Server Support
4 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Server Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Server Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Wintel Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Wintel Server Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Wintel Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.70%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) iSeries
2 2 (7.41%) Statistics
2 2 (7.41%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (7.41%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.41%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) iPhone
3 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (25.93%) Windows 7
5 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Migration
2 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
3 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (7.41%) Capacity Management
3 2 (7.41%) Information Security
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.70%) BCP
4 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (74.07%) MCSE
3 11 (40.74%) MCSA
3 11 (40.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (29.63%) VCP4
5 7 (25.93%) MCTS
6 4 (14.81%) MCP
7 3 (11.11%) CCA
7 3 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (7.41%) CCNP
8 2 (7.41%) CCNA
8 2 (7.41%) Degree
9 1 (3.70%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (59.26%) Active Directory
2 15 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (40.74%) VMware ESX
4 9 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 3 (11.11%) vSphere
5 3 (11.11%) Terminal Services
6 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) SCOM
2 8 (29.63%) MOM
2 8 (29.63%) WSUS
3 5 (18.52%) Backup Exec
4 3 (11.11%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) Microsoft
2 15 (55.56%) VMware
3 4 (14.81%) Citrix
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco
4 3 (11.11%) IBM
4 3 (11.11%) Veeam
5 2 (7.41%) Symantec
5 2 (7.41%) SonicWALL
5 2 (7.41%) CommVault
5 2 (7.41%) NetApp
6 1 (3.70%) Apple
6 1 (3.70%) Stonesoft
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