The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 26 47 58
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 9 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.07% 0.87% 1.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.07% 3.39% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 5
Average salary £50,000 £34,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.98% -0.72%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
MCITP
Cheshire

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

Qualifications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
56 59 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 25.34% 25.65% 24.23%
Number of salaries quoted 52 42 80
Average salary £50,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

MCITP
Salary Trend in Chester

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

MCITP Salary Trend in Chester

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (84.62%) SAN
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (84.62%) Clustering
3 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
3 10 (76.92%) Problem Management
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 9 (69.23%) VMware
4 9 (69.23%) MCSE
4 9 (69.23%) VMware ESX
4 9 (69.23%) Finance
5 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (53.85%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (53.85%) VBScript
6 7 (53.85%) VB
6 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
6 7 (53.85%) EMC
7 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
8 4 (30.77%) High Availability
8 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (30.77%) MCTS
8 4 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
9 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
9 3 (23.08%) SCVMM
9 3 (23.08%) DNS

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) SAN
2 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
3 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 3 (23.08%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Server Support
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Server Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
5 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Wintel Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Problem Management
2 7 (53.85%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (30.77%) High Availability
3 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) VBScript
1 7 (53.85%) VB
1 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (69.23%) MCSE
3 4 (30.77%) MCTS
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) VMware ESX
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) EMC
4 3 (23.08%) HP
4 3 (23.08%) Dell
5 2 (15.38%) SAP
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