The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 162 180 201
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +21
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 84 71 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.36% 1.04% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.42% 4.60% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 58 56 39
Average salary £34,000 £34,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -8.75%
MCITP
England

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1549 1545 1753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.15% 22.53% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1233 1190 1450
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,600 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 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
Manchester +22 45 £32,500 +4.00% 10
Cheshire -2 29 £34,000 +4.61% 5
Merseyside +10 7 £45,000 - 1
Lancashire -5 6 £42,500 -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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.

1 160 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 136 (85.00%) Windows
3 95 (59.38%) Microsoft
4 88 (55.00%) MCSE
5 83 (51.88%) Active Directory
6 78 (48.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 68 (42.50%) Windows 7
8 63 (39.38%) VMware
9 61 (38.13%) MS Exchange
10 60 (37.50%) MCP
11 59 (36.88%) ITIL
12 57 (35.63%) DNS
12 57 (35.63%) Windows Server 2012
13 52 (32.50%) MS Excel
14 47 (29.38%) MCSA
14 47 (29.38%) DHCP
15 46 (28.75%) Exchange Server 2010
16 44 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
16 44 (27.50%) TCP/IP
17 39 (24.38%) Cisco Certification
17 39 (24.38%) MCTS
18 37 (23.13%) CCNA
19 35 (21.88%) VPN
19 35 (21.88%) SAN
19 35 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2013
20 34 (21.25%) MS Office
21 33 (20.63%) Citrix
21 33 (20.63%) VMware Infrastructure
22 31 (19.38%) SQL
23 30 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 61 (38.13%) MS Exchange
2 46 (28.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (9.38%) SharePoint
5 13 (8.13%) Lync
6 12 (7.50%) IIS
7 8 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (1.88%) Oracle 9iAS
10 3 (1.88%) Oracle Application Server
11 2 (1.25%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.63%) SharePoint Foundation
12 1 (0.63%) Site Server
12 1 (0.63%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 52 (32.50%) MS Excel
2 34 (21.25%) MS Office
3 3 (1.88%) ProjectWise
4 2 (1.25%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Primavera
2 1 (0.63%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.63%) Office 365
2 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.63%) SaaS
3 1 (0.63%) PaaS
3 1 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (35.63%) DNS
2 47 (29.38%) DHCP
3 44 (27.50%) TCP/IP
4 35 (21.88%) VPN
4 35 (21.88%) SAN
5 15 (9.38%) NAS
6 13 (8.13%) LAN
7 12 (7.50%) VLAN
7 12 (7.50%) WAN
8 11 (6.88%) ADSL
8 11 (6.88%) VDSL
9 8 (5.00%) Network Security
9 8 (5.00%) Firewall
9 8 (5.00%) FTP
10 5 (3.13%) VoIP
11 4 (2.50%) SMS
12 3 (1.88%) Wireless
13 2 (1.25%) IPsec
13 2 (1.25%) iSCSI
13 2 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.75%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (11.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (5.63%) SQL Server 2000
6 7 (4.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (3.75%) Oracle9i Database
7 6 (3.75%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (3.75%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.88%) MySQL
9 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (7.50%) MSI
General
1 26 (16.25%) Finance
2 17 (10.63%) Legal
3 14 (8.75%) Law
4 12 (7.50%) Publishing
5 3 (1.88%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.88%) Advertising
6 2 (1.25%) Back Office
7 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (17.50%) Administrator
2 27 (16.88%) Analyst
3 25 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 24 (15.00%) Support Engineer
5 19 (11.88%) DBA
6 18 (11.25%) 2nd Line Support
7 17 (10.63%) 3rd Line Support
8 15 (9.38%) Team Leader
9 11 (6.88%) IT Manager
9 11 (6.88%) Service Analyst
9 11 (6.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 11 (6.88%) Service Desk Analyst
9 11 (6.88%) Technical Team Leader
10 10 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (6.25%) Service Desk Team Leader
10 10 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
11 8 (5.00%) IT Support
11 8 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
11 8 (5.00%) Architect
11 8 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.88%) WebCenter
2 1 (0.63%) RSS
2 1 (0.63%) XML
2 1 (0.63%) .NET
2 1 (0.63%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 44 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (15.00%) Client/Server
3 23 (14.38%) Data Centre
4 20 (12.50%) Clustering
5 10 (6.25%) Blackberry
6 7 (4.38%) Replication
7 6 (3.75%) iPhone
8 4 (2.50%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.50%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.50%) iPad
9 3 (1.88%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.88%) Life Science
10 2 (1.25%) SecurID
11 1 (0.63%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.63%) NHS
11 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.63%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 136 (85.00%) Windows
2 78 (48.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 68 (42.50%) Windows 7
4 57 (35.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (13.13%) Windows 8
7 16 (10.00%) Linux
8 11 (6.88%) UNIX
8 11 (6.88%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.25%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (1.25%) CentOS
9 2 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.25%) Android
9 2 (1.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (36.88%) ITIL
2 30 (18.75%) Migration
3 17 (10.63%) Incident Management
4 16 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 13 (8.13%) Service Management
5 13 (8.13%) Change Management
5 13 (8.13%) Document Management
5 13 (8.13%) Mobile Device Management
6 12 (7.50%) ITIL V3
7 10 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (4.38%) ITSM
8 7 (4.38%) Service Delivery
8 7 (4.38%) Problem Management
9 6 (3.75%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (3.75%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (3.75%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (3.75%) Database Mirroring
10 5 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (2.50%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 31 (19.38%) SQL
2 27 (16.88%) PowerShell
3 16 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (4.38%) VB
5 6 (3.75%) PL/SQL
6 5 (3.13%) VBScript
7 4 (2.50%) C#
8 3 (1.88%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 160 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 88 (55.00%) MCSE
3 60 (37.50%) MCP
4 47 (29.38%) MCSA
5 39 (24.38%) Cisco Certification
5 39 (24.38%) MCTS
6 37 (23.13%) CCNA
7 18 (11.25%) Citrix Certification
8 16 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 16 (10.00%) MCDST
8 16 (10.00%) CCA
9 15 (9.38%) Degree
10 12 (7.50%) MOS
10 12 (7.50%) A+ Certification
11 11 (6.88%) JNCIA
12 10 (6.25%) Security Cleared
12 10 (6.25%) MCDBA
13 9 (5.63%) CCEE
14 8 (5.00%) CCNP
15 6 (3.75%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.50%) SLA
2 2 (1.25%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) GMP
3 1 (0.63%) GLP
System Software
1 83 (51.88%) Active Directory
2 33 (20.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (18.13%) Hyper-V
4 19 (11.88%) Microsoft App-V
5 16 (10.00%) XenApp
5 16 (10.00%) XenDesktop
6 9 (5.63%) VMware ESX
7 8 (5.00%) XenServer
8 4 (2.50%) vSphere
9 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.25%) VMware Server
9 2 (1.25%) Firmware
9 2 (1.25%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.63%) vCloud
10 1 (0.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (13.13%) SCCM
2 6 (3.75%) WSUS
3 3 (1.88%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.25%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.63%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.63%) SCOM
5 1 (0.63%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.63%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 95 (59.38%) Microsoft
2 63 (39.38%) VMware
3 33 (20.63%) Citrix
4 28 (17.50%) Cisco
5 22 (13.75%) HP
6 16 (10.00%) Dell
7 14 (8.75%) AppSense
7 14 (8.75%) IBM
8 11 (6.88%) Juniper
9 7 (4.38%) NetApp
10 6 (3.75%) Oracle
11 4 (2.50%) EMC
11 4 (2.50%) Intel
11 4 (2.50%) MobileIron
12 3 (1.88%) Business Objects
12 3 (1.88%) CommVault
13 2 (1.25%) Red Hat
13 2 (1.25%) Sophos
13 2 (1.25%) Siemens
13 2 (1.25%) Avaya
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