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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 152 169 203
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +34
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 89 87 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.37% 1.23% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.09% 5.29% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 67 73 46
Average salary £35,500 £33,500 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.97% +27.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,700 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
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
1749 1644 1821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.99% 23.16% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1334 1281 1490
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 24 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 24 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 +3 42 £32,500 +4.00% 4
Cheshire +21 39 £36,000 -4.00% 6
Merseyside +10 8 £42,500 +28.78% 2
Lancashire +4 2 £26,500 -37.64% 1
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 154 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 128 (83.12%) Windows
3 100 (64.94%) Microsoft
4 93 (60.39%) MCSE
5 77 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 66 (42.86%) Windows 7
7 65 (42.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 64 (41.56%) MS Excel
9 60 (38.96%) MS Exchange
10 58 (37.66%) MCP
10 58 (37.66%) VMware
11 51 (33.12%) MCSA
12 45 (29.22%) ITIL
13 44 (28.57%) DNS
13 44 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
14 42 (27.27%) TCP/IP
15 41 (26.62%) DHCP
16 39 (25.32%) SAN
16 39 (25.32%) Exchange Server 2010
17 37 (24.03%) MS Office
18 35 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
19 33 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
20 32 (20.78%) Citrix
20 32 (20.78%) CCNA
20 32 (20.78%) Finance
21 31 (20.13%) Windows Server 2003
22 30 (19.48%) Cisco
23 29 (18.83%) VPN
24 28 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
25 27 (17.53%) MCTS

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 60 (38.96%) MS Exchange
2 39 (25.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (16.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (9.09%) SharePoint
5 11 (7.14%) IIS
6 10 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (3.90%) Lync
8 4 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (2.60%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (2.60%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.65%) Site Server
Applications
1 64 (41.56%) MS Excel
2 37 (24.03%) MS Office
3 2 (1.30%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.65%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.14%) Office 365
2 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.65%) SaaS
3 1 (0.65%) PaaS
3 1 (0.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (28.57%) DNS
2 42 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 41 (26.62%) DHCP
4 39 (25.32%) SAN
5 29 (18.83%) VPN
6 13 (8.44%) NAS
7 10 (6.49%) LAN
7 10 (6.49%) Firewall
8 9 (5.84%) WAN
9 8 (5.19%) ADSL
9 8 (5.19%) FTP
9 8 (5.19%) VDSL
9 8 (5.19%) VLAN
10 7 (4.55%) NetScaler
11 6 (3.90%) Network Security
12 4 (2.60%) SMS
12 4 (2.60%) VoIP
13 3 (1.95%) Wireless
13 3 (1.95%) Internet
14 2 (1.30%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (8.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (7.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (5.84%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.30%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (6.49%) MSI
General
1 32 (20.78%) Finance
2 16 (10.39%) Law
2 16 (10.39%) Legal
3 8 (5.19%) Publishing
4 4 (2.60%) Advertising
5 2 (1.30%) Back Office
6 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (19.48%) Analyst
2 28 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 24 (15.58%) 2nd Line Support
4 19 (12.34%) Administrator
5 18 (11.69%) Support Engineer
6 17 (11.04%) Team Leader
7 14 (9.09%) DBA
8 13 (8.44%) 3rd Line Support
8 13 (8.44%) Server Engineer
8 13 (8.44%) Technical Team Leader
9 12 (7.79%) Service Desk Team Leader
10 11 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (7.14%) Service Analyst
10 11 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
10 11 (7.14%) Support Analyst
11 10 (6.49%) 1st Line Support
12 8 (5.19%) IT Manager
13 7 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 7 (4.55%) Windows Server Engineer
14 6 (3.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 33 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (11.69%) Client/Server
3 17 (11.04%) Clustering
4 10 (6.49%) Blackberry
5 6 (3.90%) iPhone
6 5 (3.25%) User Experience
6 5 (3.25%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.60%) iPad
8 3 (1.95%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.95%) Replication
9 2 (1.30%) SecurID
10 1 (0.65%) Biotechnology
10 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.65%) NHS
10 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 128 (83.12%) Windows
2 66 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 65 (42.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (20.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (14.94%) Linux
7 14 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 14 (9.09%) UNIX
8 11 (7.14%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.30%) AIX
9 2 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (1.30%) Android
9 2 (1.30%) CentOS
9 2 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (29.22%) ITIL
2 22 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 20 (12.99%) Migration
4 16 (10.39%) Document Management
5 14 (9.09%) ITIL V3
6 13 (8.44%) Mentoring
7 12 (7.79%) Problem Management
8 11 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
9 10 (6.49%) Mobile Device Management
9 10 (6.49%) Change Management
10 9 (5.84%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (3.90%) Service Management
13 5 (3.25%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (2.60%) PRINCE2
14 4 (2.60%) Data Migration
15 3 (1.95%) ERP
15 3 (1.95%) PRINCE
15 3 (1.95%) Service Delivery
15 3 (1.95%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 27 (17.53%) PowerShell
2 26 (16.88%) SQL
3 14 (9.09%) VB
4 11 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 11 (7.14%) VBScript
5 3 (1.95%) C#
6 2 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 154 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 93 (60.39%) MCSE
3 58 (37.66%) MCP
4 51 (33.12%) MCSA
5 35 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
6 32 (20.78%) CCNA
7 27 (17.53%) MCTS
8 23 (14.94%) MCDST
9 22 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 20 (12.99%) Citrix Certification
11 18 (11.69%) CCA
12 17 (11.04%) Security Cleared
13 15 (9.74%) A+ Certification
14 14 (9.09%) MOS
15 9 (5.84%) Degree
15 9 (5.84%) CCNP
15 9 (5.84%) MCDBA
16 8 (5.19%) JNCIA
17 5 (3.25%) SC Cleared
17 5 (3.25%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.95%) SLA
2 2 (1.30%) QA
3 1 (0.65%) GMP
3 1 (0.65%) GLP
System Software
1 77 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 28 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (16.23%) Hyper-V
4 18 (11.69%) XenDesktop
5 17 (11.04%) Microsoft App-V
6 16 (10.39%) XenApp
7 13 (8.44%) VMware ESX
8 10 (6.49%) XenServer
9 5 (3.25%) vSphere
10 2 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.30%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.65%) Firmware
11 1 (0.65%) vCloud
11 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.65%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (12.99%) SCCM
2 8 (5.19%) WSUS
3 2 (1.30%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (1.30%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.65%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.65%) SCOM
4 1 (0.65%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 100 (64.94%) Microsoft
2 58 (37.66%) VMware
3 32 (20.78%) Citrix
4 30 (19.48%) Cisco
5 20 (12.99%) HP
6 15 (9.74%) Dell
7 12 (7.79%) AppSense
8 11 (7.14%) EMC
9 9 (5.84%) IBM
10 8 (5.19%) Juniper
11 4 (2.60%) Intel
11 4 (2.60%) MobileIron
12 3 (1.95%) NetApp
13 2 (1.30%) Siemens
13 2 (1.30%) Red Hat
13 2 (1.30%) Oracle
13 2 (1.30%) ServiceNow
13 2 (1.30%) Adobe
13 2 (1.30%) Sophos
14 1 (0.65%) SAP
Manchester
Streamline Connections
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £43,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance/Pension/Health/Life
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £17k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £35 - £45 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
adviserplus
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, flexible hours
Posted: 10 days ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 16 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus Bonus, Benefits and Pension
Posted: 16 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance/benefits
Posted: 24 days ago