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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 151 169 203
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +34
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 95 83 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.40% 1.16% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.15% 4.69% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 71 73 53
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,850 £48,700 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
1843 1769 1816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 27.23% 24.74% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1439 1399 1474
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £51,000
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 1 April 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 1 April 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 -7 44 £30,000 +3.44% 8
Cheshire +23 43 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Merseyside +10 6 £40,500 +22.72%
Lancashire +5 2 £26,500 -33.75%
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 159 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 134 (84.28%) Windows
3 108 (67.92%) Microsoft
4 97 (61.01%) MCSE
5 82 (51.57%) Active Directory
6 71 (44.65%) MS Excel
7 68 (42.77%) MS Exchange
7 68 (42.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 65 (40.88%) Windows 7
9 61 (38.36%) MCP
10 60 (37.74%) VMware
11 55 (34.59%) MCSA
12 46 (28.93%) Windows Server 2012
13 43 (27.04%) ITIL
14 41 (25.79%) TCP/IP
15 40 (25.16%) DNS
16 39 (24.53%) MS Office
16 39 (24.53%) DHCP
16 39 (24.53%) Citrix
16 39 (24.53%) SAN
17 38 (23.90%) Exchange Server 2010
18 37 (23.27%) Windows Server 2003
19 35 (22.01%) Cisco
20 34 (21.38%) Cisco Certification
21 32 (20.13%) VPN
21 32 (20.13%) MCTS
21 32 (20.13%) VMware Infrastructure
21 32 (20.13%) Analytical Skills
22 31 (19.50%) Finance
23 30 (18.87%) CCNA

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 68 (42.77%) MS Exchange
2 38 (23.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (8.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (7.55%) SharePoint
6 11 (6.92%) IIS
7 8 (5.03%) Lync
8 4 (2.52%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.63%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.63%) Site Server
Applications
1 71 (44.65%) MS Excel
2 39 (24.53%) MS Office
3 2 (1.26%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.63%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.55%) Office 365
2 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.63%) SaaS
3 1 (0.63%) PaaS
3 1 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (25.79%) TCP/IP
2 40 (25.16%) DNS
3 39 (24.53%) SAN
3 39 (24.53%) DHCP
4 32 (20.13%) VPN
5 12 (7.55%) LAN
5 12 (7.55%) NAS
6 11 (6.92%) WAN
6 11 (6.92%) Firewall
7 7 (4.40%) ADSL
7 7 (4.40%) NetScaler
7 7 (4.40%) VDSL
7 7 (4.40%) VLAN
7 7 (4.40%) Network Security
8 6 (3.77%) FTP
9 5 (3.14%) VoIP
10 4 (2.52%) SMS
10 4 (2.52%) iSCSI
11 3 (1.89%) Wireless
11 3 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (6.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (6.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (5.66%) SQL Server 2000
4 9 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.26%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (6.29%) MSI
General
1 31 (19.50%) Finance
2 16 (10.06%) Law
2 16 (10.06%) Legal
3 7 (4.40%) Publishing
4 6 (3.77%) Advertising
5 2 (1.26%) Back Office
6 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (20.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 32 (20.13%) Analyst
3 26 (16.35%) 2nd Line Support
4 19 (11.95%) Support Engineer
5 17 (10.69%) Team Leader
6 16 (10.06%) Administrator
7 14 (8.81%) 3rd Line Support
7 14 (8.81%) Server Engineer
8 13 (8.18%) Technical Team Leader
9 12 (7.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (7.55%) Service Desk Team Leader
9 12 (7.55%) Service Analyst
9 12 (7.55%) Service Desk Analyst
9 12 (7.55%) DBA
10 11 (6.92%) Support Analyst
11 10 (6.29%) 1st Line Support
12 7 (4.40%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 7 (4.40%) IT Manager
12 7 (4.40%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 7 (4.40%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.13%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (10.69%) Client/Server
3 14 (8.81%) Clustering
4 9 (5.66%) Blackberry
5 6 (3.77%) iPhone
6 5 (3.14%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.14%) User Experience
7 4 (2.52%) iPad
8 2 (1.26%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.26%) SecurID
9 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.63%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.63%) Replication
9 1 (0.63%) NHS
9 1 (0.63%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 134 (84.28%) Windows
2 68 (42.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 65 (40.88%) Windows 7
4 46 (28.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (23.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (16.98%) Linux
7 15 (9.43%) UNIX
7 15 (9.43%) Windows XP
8 10 (6.29%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.26%) CentOS
9 2 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.26%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (1.26%) Android
9 2 (1.26%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (27.04%) ITIL
2 24 (15.09%) Incident Management
3 20 (12.58%) Migration
4 16 (10.06%) Document Management
5 14 (8.81%) ITIL V3
6 12 (7.55%) Mentoring
7 11 (6.92%) Performance Monitoring
7 11 (6.92%) Problem Management
8 10 (6.29%) Change Management
9 9 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (5.66%) Mobile Device Management
10 6 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (2.52%) PRINCE2
11 4 (2.52%) Change Control
11 4 (2.52%) Data Migration
11 4 (2.52%) Data Protection
12 3 (1.89%) CRM
12 3 (1.89%) ERP
12 3 (1.89%) PRINCE
12 3 (1.89%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (18.24%) SQL
1 29 (18.24%) PowerShell
2 16 (10.06%) VB
3 11 (6.92%) VBScript
4 9 (5.66%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 159 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 97 (61.01%) MCSE
3 61 (38.36%) MCP
4 55 (34.59%) MCSA
5 34 (21.38%) Cisco Certification
6 32 (20.13%) MCTS
7 30 (18.87%) CCNA
8 25 (15.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 22 (13.84%) Citrix Certification
10 21 (13.21%) MCDST
11 20 (12.58%) CCA
12 17 (10.69%) Security Cleared
13 15 (9.43%) A+ Certification
14 14 (8.81%) MOS
15 11 (6.92%) CCNP
16 9 (5.66%) MCDBA
16 9 (5.66%) Degree
17 7 (4.40%) JNCIA
18 5 (3.14%) SC Cleared
19 4 (2.52%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.14%) SLA
2 2 (1.26%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) GMP
3 1 (0.63%) GLP
System Software
1 82 (51.57%) Active Directory
2 32 (20.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (18.24%) Hyper-V
4 17 (10.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 17 (10.69%) XenDesktop
5 16 (10.06%) XenApp
6 15 (9.43%) VMware ESX
7 9 (5.66%) XenServer
8 5 (3.14%) vSphere
9 4 (2.52%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.26%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.63%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.63%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 22 (13.84%) SCCM
2 8 (5.03%) WSUS
3 4 (2.52%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.26%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.63%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.63%) SCOM
5 1 (0.63%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 108 (67.92%) Microsoft
2 60 (37.74%) VMware
3 39 (24.53%) Citrix
4 35 (22.01%) Cisco
5 19 (11.95%) HP
6 14 (8.81%) Dell
7 13 (8.18%) EMC
8 12 (7.55%) AppSense
9 8 (5.03%) IBM
10 7 (4.40%) Juniper
11 4 (2.52%) MobileIron
12 3 (1.89%) NETGEAR
12 3 (1.89%) NetApp
12 3 (1.89%) Symantec
13 2 (1.26%) Sophos
13 2 (1.26%) Red Hat
13 2 (1.26%) Siemens
13 2 (1.26%) Adobe
13 2 (1.26%) Intel
13 2 (1.26%) ServiceNow
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