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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 103 89 52
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -37
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 33 30 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.41% 1.44% 3.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.18% 5.08% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 45
Average salary £37,250 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £31,250 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £41,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.19% +17.14%
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
790 591 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.69% 28.45% 28.44%
Number of salaries quoted 689 530 398
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCITP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

MCITP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 74 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 74 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (82.43%) MCSE
3 54 (72.97%) VMware
4 51 (68.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 47 (63.51%) Active Directory
6 45 (60.81%) Windows
7 44 (59.46%) Hyper-V
8 43 (58.11%) MCTS
9 39 (52.70%) MS Exchange
10 32 (43.24%) Citrix
11 31 (41.89%) XenDesktop
12 29 (39.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 28 (37.84%) Lync
13 28 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2010
14 27 (36.49%) CCA
14 27 (36.49%) Citrix Certification
15 25 (33.78%) Exchange Server 2003
16 23 (31.08%) Cisco
17 21 (28.38%) SQL Server
17 21 (28.38%) NetApp
18 19 (25.68%) Degree
18 19 (25.68%) Office 365
18 19 (25.68%) vSphere
19 18 (24.32%) SAN
19 18 (24.32%) MCSA
20 17 (22.97%) SharePoint
20 17 (22.97%) Exchange Server 2013
21 16 (21.62%) Cisco Nexus
21 16 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 39 (52.70%) MS Exchange
2 28 (37.84%) Lync
2 28 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (33.78%) Exchange Server 2003
4 17 (22.97%) SharePoint
4 17 (22.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (14.86%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (4.05%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (4.05%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (4.05%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.70%) IIS
8 2 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (10.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (25.68%) Office 365
2 3 (4.05%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.32%) SAN
2 16 (21.62%) Unified Communications
2 16 (21.62%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (16.22%) WAAS
4 11 (14.86%) NAS
5 6 (8.11%) NetScaler
6 5 (6.76%) Firewall
7 4 (5.41%) Wireless
7 4 (5.41%) LAN
8 3 (4.05%) PBX
8 3 (4.05%) DHCP
8 3 (4.05%) VPN
8 3 (4.05%) DNS
8 3 (4.05%) IP Telephony
8 3 (4.05%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.70%) VLAN
9 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.35%) WAN
10 1 (1.35%) Internet
10 1 (1.35%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.38%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (6.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (44.59%) Consultant
2 24 (32.43%) Architect
3 22 (29.73%) Microsoft Consultant
4 15 (20.27%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (16.22%) Virtualisation Architect
5 12 (16.22%) Storage Architect
5 12 (16.22%) Storage Solutions Architect
6 11 (14.86%) Exchange Consultant
7 8 (10.81%) Developer
7 8 (10.81%) CRM Developer
8 7 (9.46%) Applications Developer
9 6 (8.11%) Technical Consultant
10 5 (6.76%) Senior Architect
10 5 (6.76%) Senior Consultant
11 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Developer
11 4 (5.41%) Support Engineer
12 3 (4.05%) 3rd Line Support
12 3 (4.05%) Support Analyst
12 3 (4.05%) 2nd Line Support
12 3 (4.05%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.81%) .NET
1 8 (10.81%) SOAP
1 8 (10.81%) Web Services
1 8 (10.81%) XML
1 8 (10.81%) WCF
2 5 (6.76%) Application Packaging
3 4 (5.41%) Silverlight
3 4 (5.41%) Reactive Extensions
3 4 (5.41%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) CLARiiON
1 12 (16.22%) Celerra
2 4 (5.41%) FlexPod
3 3 (4.05%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.35%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 45 (60.81%) Windows
2 16 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (12.16%) Windows 7
4 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (8.11%) Windows 8
6 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.05%) Android
8 2 (2.70%) Linux
8 2 (2.70%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.35%) UNIX
9 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.27%) Migration
2 11 (14.86%) Project Management
2 11 (14.86%) Technical Architecture
2 11 (14.86%) Technical Analysis
3 10 (13.51%) CRM
4 8 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (10.81%) TDD
5 4 (5.41%) Data Modelling
5 4 (5.41%) Data Migration
5 4 (5.41%) MVVM
5 4 (5.41%) Workflow
5 4 (5.41%) Project Planning
6 2 (2.70%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.70%) ITIL
6 2 (2.70%) Time Management
7 1 (1.35%) Email Management
7 1 (1.35%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.35%) Change Management
7 1 (1.35%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.35%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.81%) C#
2 6 (8.11%) SQL
3 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 74 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (82.43%) MCSE
3 43 (58.11%) MCTS
4 29 (39.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 27 (36.49%) CCA
5 27 (36.49%) Citrix Certification
6 19 (25.68%) Degree
7 18 (24.32%) MCSA
8 16 (21.62%) VTSP
9 13 (17.57%) CCEE
9 13 (17.57%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (16.22%) CCEA
10 12 (16.22%) CCIA
10 12 (16.22%) NCDA
10 12 (16.22%) NCIE
10 12 (16.22%) VCAP
11 7 (9.46%) CCNP
12 6 (8.11%) CCNA
13 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
13 5 (6.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (68.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (63.51%) Active Directory
3 44 (59.46%) Hyper-V
4 31 (41.89%) XenDesktop
5 19 (25.68%) vSphere
6 12 (16.22%) vCloud
7 11 (14.86%) XenApp
8 5 (6.76%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (4.05%) VMware Server
9 3 (4.05%) VMware ESX
9 3 (4.05%) XenServer
10 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) XenMobile
2 4 (5.41%) SCCM
2 4 (5.41%) Backup Exec
3 3 (4.05%) SCOM
4 2 (2.70%) WSUS
4 2 (2.70%) MOM
5 1 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 74 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 54 (72.97%) VMware
3 32 (43.24%) Citrix
4 23 (31.08%) Cisco
5 21 (28.38%) NetApp
6 13 (17.57%) EMC
7 12 (16.22%) 3PAR
8 9 (12.16%) HP
9 5 (6.76%) SonicWALL
9 5 (6.76%) AppSense
10 4 (5.41%) CheckPoint
10 4 (5.41%) IBM
11 3 (4.05%) Apple
11 3 (4.05%) Symantec
11 3 (4.05%) WatchGuard
12 2 (2.70%) Sophos
12 2 (2.70%) Kaspersky
12 2 (2.70%) Kaseya
12 2 (2.70%) AVG
12 2 (2.70%) Sage