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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 56 53 64
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 7 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.16% 2.62% 1.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.34% 13.08% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 7
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,500 £42,200
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £41,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-12.19% +10.81%
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
131 130 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 21.72% 20.00% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 113 98 166
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCITP across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

MCITP Salary Histogram 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 19 September 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 -1 5 £45,000 -14.28%
Wirral - 2 £39,000 -
MCITP
North West

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
3 15 (78.95%) Windows
3 15 (78.95%) MCSE
4 14 (73.68%) MS Excel
4 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
5 13 (68.42%) HP
5 13 (68.42%) Dell
6 12 (63.16%) DNS
7 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
7 11 (57.89%) ITIL
8 10 (52.63%) Kerberos
8 10 (52.63%) NFS
8 10 (52.63%) Firewall
8 10 (52.63%) IPsec
8 10 (52.63%) PKI
8 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
9 9 (47.37%) LDAP
9 9 (47.37%) VB.NET
9 9 (47.37%) .NET
9 9 (47.37%) IBM
9 9 (47.37%) Hyper-V
9 9 (47.37%) HP SIM
9 9 (47.37%) Server Monitoring
10 6 (31.58%) MCTS
11 5 (26.32%) Degree
11 5 (26.32%) VMware
11 5 (26.32%) Citrix
11 5 (26.32%) SAN
11 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (10.53%) Lync
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (73.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) DNS
2 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
3 10 (52.63%) Kerberos
3 10 (52.63%) Firewall
3 10 (52.63%) IPsec
4 9 (47.37%) LDAP
5 5 (26.32%) SAN
6 3 (15.79%) DHCP
7 2 (10.53%) NAS
7 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications
8 1 (5.26%) DMZ
General
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Technical Support
2 4 (21.05%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) PKI
2 2 (10.53%) Celerra
2 2 (10.53%) EqualLogic
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.26%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 2000
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) ITIL
2 9 (47.37%) Server Monitoring
3 4 (21.05%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.53%) High Availability
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
2 9 (47.37%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (78.95%) MCSE
3 6 (31.58%) MCTS
4 5 (26.32%) Degree
5 3 (15.79%) MCSA
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (10.53%) HP AIS
6 2 (10.53%) HP MASE
6 2 (10.53%) VCDX
6 2 (10.53%) NCDA
6 2 (10.53%) NCIE
6 2 (10.53%) VCAP
6 2 (10.53%) CCEE
6 2 (10.53%) CCIA
7 1 (5.26%) HP ASE
7 1 (5.26%) MCDST
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (5.26%) MCP
7 1 (5.26%) CCA
System Software
1 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 10 (52.63%) NFS
3 9 (47.37%) Hyper-V
4 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (21.05%) XenApp
5 4 (21.05%) XenDesktop
6 2 (10.53%) XenServer
6 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
6 2 (10.53%) vSphere
7 1 (5.26%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) HP SIM
2 3 (15.79%) SCCM
3 2 (10.53%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 13 (68.42%) HP
2 13 (68.42%) Dell
3 9 (47.37%) IBM
4 5 (26.32%) VMware
4 5 (26.32%) Citrix
5 2 (10.53%) NetApp
5 2 (10.53%) EMC
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle
6 1 (5.26%) Reuters
6 1 (5.26%) Bloomberg