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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 82 93 103
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +10
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 38 32 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.24% 1.78% 1.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.13% 7.24% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 38 25 19
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £26,250 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -8.75%
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
375 442 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.12% 24.60% 21.64%
Number of salaries quoted 266 291 296
Average salary £41,250 £37,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.48% +7.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £52,500 £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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +24 21 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Knutsford -3 9 £34,000 - 1
Nantwich - 1 £40,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 £42,500 -
MCITP
North West

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 73 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 58 (79.45%) Windows
3 55 (75.34%) Microsoft
4 54 (73.97%) MCSE
5 48 (65.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (53.42%) MS Excel
6 39 (53.42%) TCP/IP
7 35 (47.95%) Windows 7
8 34 (46.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 34 (46.58%) MCP
9 30 (41.10%) MCSA
10 29 (39.73%) VMware
11 27 (36.99%) MS Exchange
11 27 (36.99%) DNS
11 27 (36.99%) DHCP
11 27 (36.99%) Cisco Certification
12 26 (35.62%) VPN
13 24 (32.88%) CCNA
14 23 (31.51%) Cisco
14 23 (31.51%) Active Directory
14 23 (31.51%) MCTS
14 23 (31.51%) Exchange Server 2010
15 21 (28.77%) Exchange Server 2013
16 20 (27.40%) Finance
16 20 (27.40%) SAN
16 20 (27.40%) ITIL
17 19 (26.03%) PowerShell
18 18 (24.66%) Linux
19 17 (23.29%) MS Office
19 17 (23.29%) Windows Server 2003

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 27 (36.99%) MS Exchange
2 23 (31.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (28.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.74%) Lync
6 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.37%) IIS
Applications
1 39 (53.42%) MS Excel
2 17 (23.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.70%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (53.42%) TCP/IP
2 27 (36.99%) DNS
2 27 (36.99%) DHCP
3 26 (35.62%) VPN
4 20 (27.40%) SAN
5 9 (12.33%) NAS
5 9 (12.33%) ADSL
5 9 (12.33%) VDSL
5 9 (12.33%) VLAN
6 5 (6.85%) Network Security
7 3 (4.11%) LAN
8 2 (2.74%) WAN
9 1 (1.37%) Firewall
9 1 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
1 12 (16.44%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (12.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (12.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 9 (12.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
General
1 20 (27.40%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Back Office
3 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (23.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (21.92%) Administrator
2 16 (21.92%) Analyst
3 15 (20.55%) DBA
4 14 (19.18%) 2nd Line Support
5 11 (15.07%) Support Engineer
6 10 (13.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (13.70%) 1st Line Support
6 10 (13.70%) Service Analyst
6 10 (13.70%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (12.33%) IT Manager
8 6 (8.22%) SQL DBA
8 6 (8.22%) SQL Server DBA
9 5 (6.85%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (6.85%) Support Analyst
9 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (6.85%) Windows Support Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) Senior Wintel Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Clustering
2 10 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.48%) User Experience
3 4 (5.48%) Replication
4 1 (1.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 58 (79.45%) Windows
2 48 (65.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (47.95%) Windows 7
4 34 (46.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (24.66%) Linux
6 17 (23.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (19.18%) UNIX
8 11 (15.07%) Windows XP
9 10 (13.70%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.74%) CentOS
10 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.74%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.40%) ITIL
2 12 (16.44%) Mentoring
3 11 (15.07%) Performance Monitoring
3 11 (15.07%) Problem Management
4 9 (12.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 9 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (12.33%) Change Management
5 6 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.85%) Migration
7 4 (5.48%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.11%) Service Management
8 3 (4.11%) Database Mirroring
8 3 (4.11%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (4.11%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (2.74%) ITIL V3
9 2 (2.74%) ITIL V2
9 2 (2.74%) Change Control
9 2 (2.74%) Network Design
9 2 (2.74%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.03%) PowerShell
2 15 (20.55%) SQL
3 12 (16.44%) T-SQL
4 10 (13.70%) VBScript
4 10 (13.70%) VB
5 3 (4.11%) C#
5 3 (4.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 73 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (73.97%) MCSE
3 34 (46.58%) MCP
4 30 (41.10%) MCSA
5 27 (36.99%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (32.88%) CCNA
7 23 (31.51%) MCTS
8 9 (12.33%) MCDBA
8 9 (12.33%) JNCIA
9 6 (8.22%) CCNP
10 4 (5.48%) CCENT
10 4 (5.48%) SC Cleared
10 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
10 4 (5.48%) MCDST
10 4 (5.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (5.48%) CCIE
10 4 (5.48%) CCDP
11 3 (4.11%) OCP
11 3 (4.11%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (2.74%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 23 (31.51%) Active Directory
2 15 (20.55%) Hyper-V
3 14 (19.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (16.44%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) SCCM
1 1 (1.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 55 (75.34%) Microsoft
2 29 (39.73%) VMware
3 23 (31.51%) Cisco
4 12 (16.44%) HP
5 10 (13.70%) EMC
5 10 (13.70%) IBM
6 9 (12.33%) Dell
6 9 (12.33%) Juniper
7 4 (5.48%) Citrix
8 3 (4.11%) Oracle
9 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.37%) ProCurve
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Widnes
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 24 days ago