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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 83 101 127
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +26
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 38 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.03% 0.90% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.17% 3.26% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 38 14 13
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% +19.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,200 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £46,000
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
465 430 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.87% 27.51% 22.23%
Number of salaries quoted 353 300 330
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £42,500 £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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 +17 24 £25,750 -31.33% 4
Chester +11 7 £52,500 +56.71%
Crewe +12 1 £37,500 +33.92% 1
Knutsford - 1 £33,500 - 1
Nantwich - 1 £40,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 £42,500 - 1
MCITP
North West

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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%) Microsoft
3 58 (85.29%) Windows
4 50 (73.53%) MCSE
5 44 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (63.24%) MS Excel
7 36 (52.94%) TCP/IP
8 30 (44.12%) MCSA
8 30 (44.12%) Windows 7
9 29 (42.65%) MCP
10 28 (41.18%) Linux
11 26 (38.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 25 (36.76%) VPN
13 24 (35.29%) MS Office
13 24 (35.29%) VMware
13 24 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
14 22 (32.35%) DNS
14 22 (32.35%) DHCP
15 21 (30.88%) MS Exchange
16 19 (27.94%) Active Directory
16 19 (27.94%) Finance
16 19 (27.94%) MCTS
17 18 (26.47%) UNIX
17 18 (26.47%) Windows XP
18 17 (25.00%) Cisco
19 16 (23.53%) SAN
19 16 (23.53%) VMware ESX
20 15 (22.06%) PowerShell
20 15 (22.06%) Hyper-V
21 14 (20.59%) Cisco Certification

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 21 (30.88%) MS Exchange
2 13 (19.12%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (8.82%) Lync
6 5 (7.35%) IIS
7 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 43 (63.24%) MS Excel
2 24 (35.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) Office 365
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (52.94%) TCP/IP
2 25 (36.76%) VPN
3 22 (32.35%) DNS
3 22 (32.35%) DHCP
4 16 (23.53%) SAN
5 7 (10.29%) Network Security
6 4 (5.88%) iSCSI
7 3 (4.41%) LAN
8 2 (2.94%) WAN
9 1 (1.47%) ADSL
9 1 (1.47%) NAS
9 1 (1.47%) Firewall
9 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.47%) VDSL
9 1 (1.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (10.29%) SQL Server 2000
2 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (10.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (10.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
General
1 19 (27.94%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Back Office
3 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (27.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (26.47%) Analyst
3 15 (22.06%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (14.71%) Support Engineer
4 10 (14.71%) DBA
5 9 (13.24%) 1st Line Support
5 9 (13.24%) Service Analyst
5 9 (13.24%) Service Desk Analyst
6 8 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 8 (11.76%) Administrator
6 8 (11.76%) Support Analyst
7 7 (10.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 7 (10.29%) Windows Support Engineer
8 6 (8.82%) SQL Server DBA
8 6 (8.82%) SQL DBA
9 5 (7.35%) Server Engineer
9 5 (7.35%) Server Support
9 5 (7.35%) Windows Server Engineer
10 4 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Clustering
2 7 (10.29%) User Experience
3 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.47%) NHS
4 1 (1.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 58 (85.29%) Windows
2 44 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (44.12%) Windows 7
4 28 (41.18%) Linux
5 26 (38.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (26.47%) UNIX
7 18 (26.47%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.94%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.94%) AIX
8 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.94%) CentOS
8 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.47%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.18%) Problem Management
1 11 (16.18%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (11.76%) ITIL
3 7 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (10.29%) Migration
3 7 (10.29%) Incident Management
4 4 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 4 (5.88%) Change Control
5 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.41%) Change Management
6 2 (2.94%) ERP
6 2 (2.94%) Network Design
6 2 (2.94%) ITIL V3
6 2 (2.94%) ITIL V2
7 1 (1.47%) Release Management
7 1 (1.47%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.47%) Database Tuning
7 1 (1.47%) Scrum
7 1 (1.47%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.06%) PowerShell
2 14 (20.59%) VB
2 14 (20.59%) SQL
3 10 (14.71%) VBScript
4 7 (10.29%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 68 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (73.53%) MCSE
3 30 (44.12%) MCSA
4 29 (42.65%) MCP
5 19 (27.94%) MCTS
6 14 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (13.24%) CCNA
8 8 (11.76%) CCNP
8 8 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (10.29%) MCDST
9 7 (10.29%) MCDBA
10 6 (8.82%) SC Cleared
10 6 (8.82%) Security Cleared
11 4 (5.88%) VCP4
12 2 (2.94%) HP ASE
12 2 (2.94%) CISSP
12 2 (2.94%) RHCE
12 2 (2.94%) A+ Certification
12 2 (2.94%) Security+ Certification
12 2 (2.94%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 19 (27.94%) Active Directory
2 16 (23.53%) VMware ESX
3 15 (22.06%) Hyper-V
4 9 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.47%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) SCCM
2 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 59 (86.76%) Microsoft
2 24 (35.29%) VMware
3 17 (25.00%) Cisco
4 14 (20.59%) EMC
5 8 (11.76%) HP
6 5 (7.35%) Citrix
7 4 (5.88%) NETGEAR
8 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.94%) IBM
9 1 (1.47%) Dell
9 1 (1.47%) Juniper
9 1 (1.47%) ProCurve
Warrington, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000.00 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 14 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
System C Healthcare
Salary: Competitive salary & attractive benefits
Posted: 27 days ago