The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 95 109 135
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +26
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 32 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.67% 0.71% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.97% 2.75% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 32 10 9
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
MCITP
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
459 437 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.94% 25.77% 22.08%
Number of salaries quoted 394 327 437
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

MCITP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

MCITP Salary Trend in Cheshire

MCITP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCITP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

MCITP Salary Histogram in Cheshire

MCITP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +21 16 £23,500 -11.32%
Chester +21 9 £50,000 +45.98% 1
Crewe - 2 £37,500 -
Nantwich - 2 £35,000 -
Knutsford - 1 £46,000 -
MCITP
North West

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 69 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 64 (92.75%) Windows
3 49 (71.01%) Microsoft
4 46 (66.67%) MCSE
5 41 (59.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (56.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 36 (52.17%) MCTS
8 32 (46.38%) TCP/IP
9 31 (44.93%) MS Excel
9 31 (44.93%) VMware
10 28 (40.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 26 (37.68%) VMware ESX
12 25 (36.23%) Hyper-V
12 25 (36.23%) Windows 7
12 25 (36.23%) MCSA
13 23 (33.33%) Linux
14 22 (31.88%) MCP
15 21 (30.43%) Windows XP
15 21 (30.43%) Active Directory
15 21 (30.43%) Finance
16 20 (28.99%) MS Exchange
16 20 (28.99%) Exchange Server 2007
17 19 (27.54%) VPN
17 19 (27.54%) DNS
17 19 (27.54%) DHCP
17 19 (27.54%) MS Office
18 18 (26.09%) SAN
19 17 (24.64%) ITIL
20 16 (23.19%) Citrix
21 15 (21.74%) Change Management

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 20 (28.99%) MS Exchange
1 20 (28.99%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (7.25%) Lync
2 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.80%) IIS
4 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (44.93%) MS Excel
2 19 (27.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (7.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (46.38%) TCP/IP
2 19 (27.54%) VPN
2 19 (27.54%) DNS
2 19 (27.54%) DHCP
3 18 (26.09%) SAN
4 4 (5.80%) Network Security
4 4 (5.80%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (30.43%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 17 (24.64%) Windows Support Engineer
3 14 (20.29%) Server Support
3 14 (20.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (18.84%) Server Engineer
4 13 (18.84%) Windows Server Engineer
4 13 (18.84%) Server Support Engineer
5 9 (13.04%) Analyst
6 8 (11.59%) Support Analyst
7 7 (10.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 7 (10.14%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (10.14%) Wintel Engineer
7 7 (10.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 6 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (8.70%) IT Support
8 6 (8.70%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (7.25%) Consultant
10 4 (5.80%) IT Consultant
10 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 4 (5.80%) Senior Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Clustering
2 7 (10.14%) User Experience
3 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 64 (92.75%) Windows
2 41 (59.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (56.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (40.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (36.23%) Windows 7
6 23 (33.33%) Linux
7 21 (30.43%) Windows XP
8 15 (21.74%) Windows 2000
8 15 (21.74%) UNIX
9 10 (14.49%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.64%) ITIL
2 15 (21.74%) Change Management
3 13 (18.84%) Change Control
4 12 (17.39%) Problem Management
5 10 (14.49%) Migration
6 9 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (10.14%) Incident Management
8 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.25%) High Availability
10 4 (5.80%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (4.35%) CRM
11 3 (4.35%) ERP
12 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2
12 2 (2.90%) Release Management
13 1 (1.45%) Performance Management
13 1 (1.45%) Resource Management
13 1 (1.45%) Service Continuity Management
13 1 (1.45%) Project Management
13 1 (1.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.84%) VB
1 13 (18.84%) PowerShell
2 9 (13.04%) VBScript
3 5 (7.25%) SQL
4 1 (1.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 69 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (66.67%) MCSE
3 36 (52.17%) MCTS
4 25 (36.23%) MCSA
5 22 (31.88%) MCP
6 12 (17.39%) CCA
6 12 (17.39%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (10.14%) MCDST
8 6 (8.70%) SC Cleared
8 6 (8.70%) Security Cleared
8 6 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (5.80%) CCNP
10 2 (2.90%) CCNA
10 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.90%) Degree
10 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (37.68%) VMware ESX
2 25 (36.23%) Hyper-V
3 21 (30.43%) Active Directory
4 14 (20.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (14.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (7.25%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) SCCM
1 4 (5.80%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 49 (71.01%) Microsoft
2 31 (44.93%) VMware
3 16 (23.19%) Citrix
4 13 (18.84%) EMC
5 9 (13.04%) Cisco
6 8 (11.59%) HP
7 4 (5.80%) Dell
7 4 (5.80%) NETGEAR
8 3 (4.35%) SAP
9 1 (1.45%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.45%) IBM
9 1 (1.45%) Veeam
Wilmslow
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package / Car Allowance
Posted: 15 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 18 days ago