The first table below looks at the demand for MCITP in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 169 201 155
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -46
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 87 53 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.21% 0.72% 1.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.18% 2.90% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 73 48 77
Average salary £33,500 £29,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.51% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £17,000 £19,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,950 £45,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1679 1825 1711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.37% 24.86% 23.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1312 1485 1466
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCITP
England

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MCITP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

MCITP Salary Trend in the North West

MCITP
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCITP across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MCITP Salary Histogram in the North West

MCITP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +34 52 £32,500 +30.00% 11
Cheshire +2 27 £37,500 +31.57% 1
Merseyside -5 11 £33,000 -3.64% 2
Lancashire +7 3 £42,500 +54.54%
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 140 (95.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 113 (77.40%) Microsoft
3 98 (67.12%) Windows
4 97 (66.44%) MCSE
5 84 (57.53%) VMware
6 70 (47.95%) VMware Infrastructure
7 69 (47.26%) Citrix
8 66 (45.21%) Hyper-V
9 62 (42.47%) Active Directory
10 60 (41.10%) MS Exchange
11 52 (35.62%) ITIL
12 45 (30.82%) MCSA
13 44 (30.14%) MS Excel
14 41 (28.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 40 (27.40%) MCP
16 39 (26.71%) MCTS
16 39 (26.71%) Windows Server 2008
17 38 (26.03%) Citrix Certification
18 36 (24.66%) SCCM
19 33 (22.60%) HP
20 30 (20.55%) Exchange Server 2010
21 29 (19.86%) XenApp
22 28 (19.18%) Cisco
23 27 (18.49%) Windows Server 2003
23 27 (18.49%) SCOM
23 27 (18.49%) Lync
24 26 (17.81%) Cisco Certification
25 25 (17.12%) Windows Server 2012
25 25 (17.12%) Exchange Server 2013
26 24 (16.44%) NetApp

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 60 (41.10%) MS Exchange
2 30 (20.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (18.49%) Lync
4 25 (17.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 22 (15.07%) SharePoint
6 19 (13.01%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (5.48%) IIS
7 8 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (4.79%) TPMS
9 6 (4.11%) Apache
10 5 (3.42%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (2.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2000
11 4 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (1.37%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.68%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 44 (30.14%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.79%) MS Office
3 2 (1.37%) MS Project
3 2 (1.37%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.16%) Office 365
2 8 (5.48%) SaaS
3 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.33%) SAN
2 13 (8.90%) DNS
2 13 (8.90%) Firewall
3 12 (8.22%) LAN
3 12 (8.22%) WAN
4 11 (7.53%) DHCP
5 9 (6.16%) Unified Communications
5 9 (6.16%) NetScaler
5 9 (6.16%) TCP/IP
5 9 (6.16%) VPN
6 5 (3.42%) LDAP
7 3 (2.05%) IPsec
7 3 (2.05%) NAS
7 3 (2.05%) MPLS
7 3 (2.05%) Internet
7 3 (2.05%) Kerberos
7 3 (2.05%) SSL
7 3 (2.05%) SMTP
7 3 (2.05%) SMS
8 2 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.01%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.05%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.05%) MySQL
4 3 (2.05%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (2.74%) MSI
2 1 (0.68%) InstallShield
General
1 10 (6.85%) Finance
2 6 (4.11%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.05%) Games
4 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.68%) Law
Job Titles
1 36 (24.66%) Consultant
2 25 (17.12%) Analyst
3 20 (13.70%) Support Engineer
4 18 (12.33%) IT Support
5 16 (10.96%) 2nd Line Support
6 15 (10.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (8.90%) 3rd Line Support
7 13 (8.90%) Technical Support
8 12 (8.22%) Service Analyst
8 12 (8.22%) Virtualisation Consultant
9 11 (7.53%) Technical Consultant
10 10 (6.85%) Support Technician
10 10 (6.85%) IT Support Technician
11 9 (6.16%) Support Analyst
12 8 (5.48%) Microsoft Consultant
12 8 (5.48%) Technical Analyst
12 8 (5.48%) Service Desk Analyst
13 7 (4.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 6 (4.11%) Solutions Consultant
14 6 (4.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.42%) .NET
2 3 (2.05%) LAMP
2 3 (2.05%) Application Packaging
2 3 (2.05%) J2EE
2 3 (2.05%) Web Services
3 1 (0.68%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (0.68%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.85%) Clustering
2 5 (3.42%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (3.42%) HP StorageWorks
2 5 (3.42%) Mathematics
2 5 (3.42%) Blackberry
3 4 (2.74%) Celerra
3 4 (2.74%) EqualLogic
3 4 (2.74%) iPhone
3 4 (2.74%) FlexPod
4 3 (2.05%) CLARiiON
4 3 (2.05%) PKI
4 3 (2.05%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.37%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.37%) FMCG
5 2 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.37%) Replication
5 2 (1.37%) iPad
6 1 (0.68%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 98 (67.12%) Windows
2 39 (26.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (18.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (17.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (13.01%) Windows 7
6 13 (8.90%) Windows XP
7 7 (4.79%) Windows 8
8 6 (4.11%) Linux
9 3 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.37%) Android
10 2 (1.37%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.68%) UNIX
11 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (35.62%) ITIL
2 15 (10.27%) Migration
3 12 (8.22%) Incident Management
4 11 (7.53%) Network Load Balancing
4 11 (7.53%) Service Management
5 10 (6.85%) Load Balancing
5 10 (6.85%) Problem Management
6 7 (4.79%) Data Protection
6 7 (4.79%) E-Commerce
6 7 (4.79%) PRINCE2
6 7 (4.79%) Service Delivery
7 5 (3.42%) Change Management
8 4 (2.74%) Integration Testing
9 3 (2.05%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (2.05%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (2.05%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (2.05%) ITSM
9 3 (2.05%) ERP
9 3 (2.05%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (1.37%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (16.44%) SQL
2 5 (3.42%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.05%) Python
4 2 (1.37%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.68%) C
5 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 140 (95.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 97 (66.44%) MCSE
3 45 (30.82%) MCSA
4 41 (28.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 40 (27.40%) MCP
6 39 (26.71%) MCTS
7 38 (26.03%) Citrix Certification
8 26 (17.81%) Cisco Certification
9 24 (16.44%) CCA
9 24 (16.44%) CCNA
10 19 (13.01%) CCEE
11 13 (8.90%) CCIA
12 10 (6.85%) Degree
12 10 (6.85%) HP AIS
12 10 (6.85%) NCIE
13 9 (6.16%) HP ASE
13 9 (6.16%) CCEA
14 8 (5.48%) CCAA
15 6 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (4.11%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.59%) SLA
System Software
1 70 (47.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 66 (45.21%) Hyper-V
3 62 (42.47%) Active Directory
4 29 (19.86%) XenApp
5 24 (16.44%) XenServer
6 23 (15.75%) XenDesktop
7 20 (13.70%) vSphere
8 10 (6.85%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (4.11%) Terminal Services
9 6 (4.11%) VMware ESX
10 5 (3.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (2.74%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (2.74%) UAG
11 4 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (2.05%) Squid
12 3 (2.05%) NFS
13 2 (1.37%) VMware Server
13 2 (1.37%) vCloud
14 1 (0.68%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 36 (24.66%) SCCM
2 27 (18.49%) SCOM
3 15 (10.27%) Backup Exec
4 5 (3.42%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (3.42%) SCVMM
4 5 (3.42%) MOM
4 5 (3.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (2.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (2.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (2.05%) Puppet
6 3 (2.05%) Cobbler
7 2 (1.37%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.68%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.68%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.68%) SCSM
8 1 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.68%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 113 (77.40%) Microsoft
2 84 (57.53%) VMware
3 69 (47.26%) Citrix
4 33 (22.60%) HP
5 28 (19.18%) Cisco
6 24 (16.44%) NetApp
7 16 (10.96%) Symantec
7 16 (10.96%) EMC
8 15 (10.27%) McAfee
9 11 (7.53%) Dell
10 10 (6.85%) Sophos
10 10 (6.85%) IBM
11 9 (6.16%) Brocade
12 7 (4.79%) Veeam
12 7 (4.79%) Juniper
13 5 (3.42%) Mitel
13 5 (3.42%) Avaya
14 4 (2.74%) Facebook
14 4 (2.74%) Twitter
15 3 (2.05%) Foundry
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + On-Call, Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 27,000 - 32,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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