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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 77 104 107
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +3
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 43 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.45% 1.09% 1.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.80% 4.10% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 43 17 19
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +33.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,900 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £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
398 463 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.65% 26.53% 21.58%
Number of salaries quoted 286 316 292
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 £23,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +31 29 £36,000 -4.00% 1
Knutsford - 7 £34,000 - 1
Chester +16 2 £45,000 -
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 31 March 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 72 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 60 (83.33%) Windows
3 58 (80.56%) Microsoft
4 54 (75.00%) MCSE
5 49 (68.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (56.94%) MS Excel
7 39 (54.17%) TCP/IP
8 35 (48.61%) Windows 7
9 34 (47.22%) MCP
10 30 (41.67%) VMware
10 30 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 29 (40.28%) MCSA
12 28 (38.89%) VPN
13 26 (36.11%) DNS
13 26 (36.11%) MS Exchange
13 26 (36.11%) DHCP
14 25 (34.72%) Cisco
15 23 (31.94%) Linux
15 23 (31.94%) Active Directory
15 23 (31.94%) Cisco Certification
15 23 (31.94%) MCTS
16 21 (29.17%) SAN
16 21 (29.17%) MS Office
16 21 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
17 20 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
17 20 (27.78%) Finance
17 20 (27.78%) PowerShell
18 19 (26.39%) CCNA
18 19 (26.39%) Exchange Server 2013
19 17 (23.61%) Hyper-V

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 26 (36.11%) MS Exchange
2 21 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (26.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (6.94%) Lync
6 4 (5.56%) IIS
7 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 41 (56.94%) MS Excel
2 21 (29.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.28%) Office 365
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (54.17%) TCP/IP
2 28 (38.89%) VPN
3 26 (36.11%) DNS
3 26 (36.11%) DHCP
4 21 (29.17%) SAN
5 7 (9.72%) VDSL
5 7 (9.72%) VLAN
5 7 (9.72%) NAS
5 7 (9.72%) ADSL
6 6 (8.33%) Network Security
7 3 (4.17%) iSCSI
7 3 (4.17%) LAN
8 2 (2.78%) WAN
9 1 (1.39%) Firewall
9 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 12 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
2 9 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
General
1 20 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Back Office
3 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (23.61%) Analyst
3 15 (20.83%) 2nd Line Support
4 13 (18.06%) Administrator
5 12 (16.67%) DBA
6 11 (15.28%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (13.89%) Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (13.89%) 1st Line Support
7 10 (13.89%) Support Engineer
7 10 (13.89%) Service Analyst
8 7 (9.72%) IT Manager
9 6 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (8.33%) Support Analyst
9 6 (8.33%) SQL DBA
9 6 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
9 6 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
10 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 5 (6.94%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (5.56%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Clustering
1 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.94%) User Experience
3 1 (1.39%) NHS
3 1 (1.39%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 60 (83.33%) Windows
2 49 (68.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (48.61%) Windows 7
4 30 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (31.94%) Linux
6 20 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (20.83%) UNIX
8 13 (18.06%) Windows XP
9 8 (11.11%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.78%) CentOS
10 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.78%) AIX
11 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.22%) ITIL
2 11 (15.28%) Problem Management
2 11 (15.28%) Performance Monitoring
3 10 (13.89%) Mentoring
4 9 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (11.11%) Change Management
6 7 (9.72%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (8.33%) Migration
8 5 (6.94%) Incident Management
9 3 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.17%) Change Control
10 2 (2.78%) ITIL V3
10 2 (2.78%) ITIL V2
10 2 (2.78%) ERP
10 2 (2.78%) Network Design
11 1 (1.39%) Scrum
11 1 (1.39%) Database Security
11 1 (1.39%) Release Management
11 1 (1.39%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.78%) PowerShell
2 15 (20.83%) SQL
3 13 (18.06%) VB
4 10 (13.89%) VBScript
5 9 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 72 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (75.00%) MCSE
3 34 (47.22%) MCP
4 29 (40.28%) MCSA
5 23 (31.94%) MCTS
5 23 (31.94%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (26.39%) CCNA
7 9 (12.50%) MCDBA
8 7 (9.72%) CCNP
8 7 (9.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (9.72%) JNCIA
9 5 (6.94%) MCDST
9 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared
9 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
10 4 (5.56%) CCENT
10 4 (5.56%) CCIE
10 4 (5.56%) CCDP
11 2 (2.78%) CISSP
11 2 (2.78%) RHCE
11 2 (2.78%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 23 (31.94%) Active Directory
2 17 (23.61%) Hyper-V
3 15 (20.83%) VMware ESX
3 15 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.39%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (1.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 58 (80.56%) Microsoft
2 30 (41.67%) VMware
3 25 (34.72%) Cisco
4 13 (18.06%) HP
4 13 (18.06%) EMC
5 8 (11.11%) IBM
6 7 (9.72%) Dell
6 7 (9.72%) Juniper
7 4 (5.56%) Citrix
8 3 (4.17%) NETGEAR
9 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.39%) ProCurve
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance/Bonus/Pension and more!
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 26 days ago