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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 95 87 97
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 37 24 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.89% 1.52% 1.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.91% 5.76% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 31 22 38
Average salary £34,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £19,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,650 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £40,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-9.87% +10.95%
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
468 417 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.95% 26.38% 28.58%
Number of salaries quoted 357 335 484
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -10 11 £23,500 -11.32% 1
Knutsford -1 10 £34,500 -15.85%
Chester - 4 £36,500 -
Runcorn - 3 £24,000 -
Macclesfield -1 1 £55,000 +189.47%
Wilmslow -13 1 £40,000 +90.47% 2
MCITP
North West

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 68 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (86.76%) Windows
3 46 (67.65%) MCSE
4 43 (63.24%) Microsoft
5 34 (50.00%) MCTS
6 30 (44.12%) Hyper-V
7 29 (42.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (42.65%) VMware
7 29 (42.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (41.18%) Citrix
9 27 (39.71%) Windows 7
10 26 (38.24%) MCSA
10 26 (38.24%) MS Excel
11 21 (30.88%) Active Directory
11 21 (30.88%) Windows Server 2012
12 20 (29.41%) Citrix Certification
12 20 (29.41%) DHCP
12 20 (29.41%) TCP/IP
12 20 (29.41%) DNS
13 18 (26.47%) MS Exchange
13 18 (26.47%) MS Office
13 18 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2007
14 16 (23.53%) ITIL
14 16 (23.53%) MCP
14 16 (23.53%) Windows XP
14 16 (23.53%) Linux
14 16 (23.53%) VPN
15 15 (22.06%) UNIX
15 15 (22.06%) CCA
15 15 (22.06%) Change Management

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 18 (26.47%) MS Exchange
1 18 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (7.35%) Lync
3 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.94%) IIS
6 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.47%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 26 (38.24%) MS Excel
2 18 (26.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (4.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (7.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (29.41%) DNS
1 20 (29.41%) DHCP
1 20 (29.41%) TCP/IP
2 16 (23.53%) VPN
3 6 (8.82%) SAN
4 4 (5.88%) SMS
5 2 (2.94%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.94%) DSL
6 1 (1.47%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
1 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MSI
2 2 (2.94%) InstallShield
General
1 15 (22.06%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Games
3 5 (7.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (35.29%) Support Engineer
2 11 (16.18%) IT Support Engineer
2 11 (16.18%) IT Support
2 11 (16.18%) Windows Support Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) Windows Server Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) Server Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) Server Support Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) Server Support
4 9 (13.24%) Coordinator
5 8 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Technical Support
6 7 (10.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Consultant
7 5 (7.35%) Help Desk Support
7 5 (7.35%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (5.88%) Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (5.88%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 3 (4.41%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.24%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.94%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Client/Server
1 4 (5.88%) Clustering
2 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.47%) Statistics
3 1 (1.47%) Celerra
3 1 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.47%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 59 (86.76%) Windows
2 29 (42.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 29 (42.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (39.71%) Windows 7
4 21 (30.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (23.53%) Linux
5 16 (23.53%) Windows XP
6 15 (22.06%) UNIX
7 14 (20.59%) Windows 2000
8 10 (14.71%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.53%) ITIL
2 15 (22.06%) Change Management
3 14 (20.59%) Migration
4 10 (14.71%) Change Control
5 6 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (7.35%) High Availability
7 4 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.41%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.41%) CRM
8 3 (4.41%) ERP
9 2 (2.94%) Project Management
9 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.47%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.47%) Release Management
10 1 (1.47%) Incident Management
10 1 (1.47%) Resource Management
10 1 (1.47%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (1.47%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.24%) SQL
2 3 (4.41%) VBScript
3 2 (2.94%) VB
3 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.47%) Java
Qualifications
1 68 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (67.65%) MCSE
3 34 (50.00%) MCTS
4 26 (38.24%) MCSA
5 20 (29.41%) Citrix Certification
6 16 (23.53%) MCP
7 15 (22.06%) CCA
8 5 (7.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (7.35%) Degree
9 4 (5.88%) CCNA
10 2 (2.94%) CCNP
10 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.47%) HP AIS
11 1 (1.47%) HP MASE
11 1 (1.47%) VCDX
11 1 (1.47%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (44.12%) Hyper-V
2 21 (30.88%) Active Directory
3 14 (20.59%) VMware ESX
3 14 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (16.18%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (16.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (2.94%) XenApp
5 2 (2.94%) XenServer
5 2 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.47%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.47%) vSphere
6 1 (1.47%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (7.35%) SCCM
3 4 (5.88%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.47%) Legato
4 1 (1.47%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 43 (63.24%) Microsoft
2 29 (42.65%) VMware
3 28 (41.18%) Citrix
4 7 (10.29%) HP
5 6 (8.82%) Dell
5 6 (8.82%) McAfee
6 5 (7.35%) Cisco
7 3 (4.41%) EMC
7 3 (4.41%) SAP
8 2 (2.94%) CA
8 2 (2.94%) IBM
9 1 (1.47%) Avaya
9 1 (1.47%) NetApp
9 1 (1.47%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.47%) NETGEAR
9 1 (1.47%) Veeam
Warrington, Cheshire
Steria Recruitment Limited
Salary: flexible benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago