The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 62 61 64
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 1 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.19% 1.97% 1.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.79% 13.40% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 8
Average salary - £50,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.99%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
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 Merseyside region.

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
126 97 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.09% 14.67% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 94 81 151
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

MCITP
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

MCITP Salary Trend in Merseyside

MCITP
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
Liverpool +9 1 - -
MCITP
North West

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) MCSE
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (62.50%) MCTS
4 5 (62.50%) Degree
5 4 (50.00%) Migration
5 4 (50.00%) Citrix
5 4 (50.00%) SAN
6 3 (37.50%) MCSA
6 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
6 3 (37.50%) SCCM
6 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (37.50%) XenApp
7 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
7 2 (25.00%) NAS
7 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (25.00%) Lync
7 2 (25.00%) High Availability
7 2 (25.00%) Office 365
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Lync
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) NAS
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Support Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (25.00%) High Availability
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) MCSE
3 5 (62.50%) MCTS
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) MCSA
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (12.50%) MCDST
5 1 (12.50%) MCP
5 1 (12.50%) MCPD
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (37.50%) XenApp
4 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Reuters
4 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg