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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 176 165 207
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +42
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 76 80 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.09% 1.23% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.87% 4.93% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 58 74 50
Average salary £36,000 £31,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.20% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,650 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £49,250 £42,500
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
1964 1624 1793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 28.23% 24.92% 23.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1588 1310 1429
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 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Cheshire +18 38 £37,500 +11.94% 6
Manchester -15 32 £32,500 +16.59% 4
Merseyside +1 5 £40,500 +23.66% 2
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 148 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 121 (81.76%) Windows
3 112 (75.68%) Microsoft
4 92 (62.16%) MCSE
5 74 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 72 (48.65%) Active Directory
7 64 (43.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 63 (42.57%) MS Exchange
9 61 (41.22%) MCSA
9 61 (41.22%) VMware
10 55 (37.16%) MCP
10 55 (37.16%) Windows 7
11 46 (31.08%) ITIL
12 44 (29.73%) Citrix
13 43 (29.05%) Windows Server 2003
14 39 (26.35%) SAN
14 39 (26.35%) MS Office
15 38 (25.68%) TCP/IP
15 38 (25.68%) DNS
15 38 (25.68%) Windows Server 2012
16 34 (22.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 34 (22.97%) MCTS
16 34 (22.97%) DHCP
17 32 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
17 32 (21.62%) Hyper-V
18 30 (20.27%) Finance
18 30 (20.27%) Cisco Certification
18 30 (20.27%) Linux
19 29 (19.59%) Incident Management
20 28 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 63 (42.57%) MS Exchange
2 32 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (10.81%) SharePoint
4 16 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (10.14%) IIS
6 8 (5.41%) Lync
7 4 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.68%) TPMS
8 1 (0.68%) Site Server
Applications
1 74 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 39 (26.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.03%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.68%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.05%) Office 365
2 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.68%) SaaS
3 1 (0.68%) PaaS
3 1 (0.68%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (26.35%) SAN
2 38 (25.68%) DNS
2 38 (25.68%) TCP/IP
3 34 (22.97%) DHCP
4 26 (17.57%) VPN
5 11 (7.43%) LAN
5 11 (7.43%) Firewall
6 10 (6.76%) WAN
7 8 (5.41%) FTP
7 8 (5.41%) Network Security
7 8 (5.41%) NAS
8 7 (4.73%) NetScaler
9 6 (4.05%) VoIP
10 4 (2.70%) SMS
10 4 (2.70%) iSCSI
11 2 (1.35%) MPLS
12 1 (0.68%) ADSL
12 1 (0.68%) Intranet
12 1 (0.68%) Internet
12 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.54%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (7.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (6.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (4.73%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.35%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.70%) MSI
General
1 30 (20.27%) Finance
2 14 (9.46%) Law
2 14 (9.46%) Legal
3 5 (3.38%) Advertising
4 4 (2.70%) Publishing
5 2 (1.35%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (20.95%) Analyst
1 31 (20.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (16.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 21 (14.19%) Support Engineer
4 15 (10.14%) Team Leader
5 14 (9.46%) Server Engineer
6 13 (8.78%) Technical Team Leader
6 13 (8.78%) Support Analyst
6 13 (8.78%) Service Analyst
6 13 (8.78%) Service Desk Analyst
7 12 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (8.11%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 10 (6.76%) DBA
9 9 (6.08%) 1st Line Support
9 9 (6.08%) Administrator
9 9 (6.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (5.41%) Windows Support Engineer
10 8 (5.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 7 (4.73%) Windows Server Engineer
11 7 (4.73%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.43%) Clustering
3 8 (5.41%) Client/Server
4 7 (4.73%) User Experience
5 5 (3.38%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.03%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.35%) SecurID
7 2 (1.35%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.35%) iPhone
7 2 (1.35%) iPad
8 1 (0.68%) HP StorageWorks
8 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.68%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.68%) Replication
8 1 (0.68%) NHS
8 1 (0.68%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 121 (81.76%) Windows
2 64 (43.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (37.16%) Windows 7
4 43 (29.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 38 (25.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (20.27%) Linux
7 20 (13.51%) Windows XP
8 18 (12.16%) UNIX
9 4 (2.70%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.70%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.35%) AIX
10 2 (1.35%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (1.35%) CentOS
10 2 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.68%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (31.08%) ITIL
2 29 (19.59%) Incident Management
3 15 (10.14%) Migration
4 14 (9.46%) Document Management
4 14 (9.46%) ITIL V3
5 12 (8.11%) Problem Management
6 11 (7.43%) Performance Monitoring
7 8 (5.41%) Mentoring
8 7 (4.73%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (4.05%) Change Management
10 5 (3.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (3.38%) Service Management
10 5 (3.38%) Change Control
11 4 (2.70%) Data Migration
11 4 (2.70%) Data Protection
11 4 (2.70%) PRINCE2
12 3 (2.03%) CRM
12 3 (2.03%) ERP
12 3 (2.03%) PRINCE
12 3 (2.03%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.92%) SQL
2 23 (15.54%) PowerShell
3 15 (10.14%) VB
4 10 (6.76%) VBScript
5 7 (4.73%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 148 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 92 (62.16%) MCSE
3 61 (41.22%) MCSA
4 55 (37.16%) MCP
5 34 (22.97%) MCTS
5 34 (22.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 30 (20.27%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (16.89%) CCNA
8 23 (15.54%) Citrix Certification
9 21 (14.19%) CCA
9 21 (14.19%) MCDST
10 18 (12.16%) Security Cleared
11 15 (10.14%) A+ Certification
12 12 (8.11%) MOS
13 11 (7.43%) CCNP
14 7 (4.73%) MCDBA
15 6 (4.05%) SC Cleared
15 6 (4.05%) VCP4
15 6 (4.05%) Microsoft Certified Architect
16 5 (3.38%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.41%) SLA
2 2 (1.35%) QA
3 1 (0.68%) GMP
3 1 (0.68%) GLP
System Software
1 72 (48.65%) Active Directory
2 32 (21.62%) Hyper-V
3 28 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (10.81%) VMware ESX
5 12 (8.11%) XenDesktop
6 11 (7.43%) XenApp
7 10 (6.76%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (4.05%) XenServer
9 5 (3.38%) vSphere
9 5 (3.38%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.35%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.68%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.68%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 18 (12.16%) SCCM
2 8 (5.41%) Backup Exec
3 7 (4.73%) WSUS
4 3 (2.03%) SCOM
5 2 (1.35%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 112 (75.68%) Microsoft
2 61 (41.22%) VMware
3 44 (29.73%) Citrix
4 27 (18.24%) Cisco
5 15 (10.14%) HP
6 14 (9.46%) EMC
7 9 (6.08%) Dell
8 7 (4.73%) Symantec
9 6 (4.05%) AppSense
10 5 (3.38%) Sophos
11 4 (2.70%) McAfee
11 4 (2.70%) Intel
11 4 (2.70%) NETGEAR
12 3 (2.03%) MobileIron
12 3 (2.03%) NetApp
13 2 (1.35%) Red Hat
13 2 (1.35%) Juniper
13 2 (1.35%) IBM
14 1 (0.68%) Sage
14 1 (0.68%) Siemens
Greater Manchester
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Posted: 20 hours ago
Merseyside
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Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + benefits and Parking!
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
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