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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 172 182 193
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 79 68 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.24% 0.98% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.18% 4.33% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 56 57 50
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,900 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -0.62%
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
1524 1569 1739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.89% 22.50% 23.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1211 1207 1456
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 40 £32,500 +21.49% 4
Cheshire -4 31 £24,500 -2.00% 4
Merseyside +4 7 £45,000 - 2
Lancashire -2 4 £42,500 -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 173 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 144 (83.24%) Windows
3 101 (58.38%) Microsoft
4 95 (54.91%) MCSE
5 93 (53.76%) Active Directory
6 87 (50.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 77 (44.51%) MS Exchange
8 72 (41.62%) VMware
9 68 (39.31%) DNS
10 67 (38.73%) Windows 7
11 66 (38.15%) MCP
12 65 (37.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 62 (35.84%) Exchange Server 2010
14 58 (33.53%) ITIL
15 54 (31.21%) MCSA
16 51 (29.48%) DHCP
17 49 (28.32%) Analytical Skills
18 48 (27.75%) MS Excel
18 48 (27.75%) MCTS
19 45 (26.01%) Exchange Server 2013
20 44 (25.43%) Cisco Certification
21 42 (24.28%) CCNA
21 42 (24.28%) TCP/IP
22 41 (23.70%) Citrix
22 41 (23.70%) VMware Infrastructure
23 37 (21.39%) SQL
24 36 (20.81%) VPN
24 36 (20.81%) Windows Server 2003
25 35 (20.23%) MS Office
25 35 (20.23%) Hyper-V

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 77 (44.51%) MS Exchange
2 62 (35.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (26.01%) Exchange Server 2013
4 23 (13.29%) SharePoint
5 16 (9.25%) IIS
6 14 (8.09%) Lync
7 13 (7.51%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (6.36%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (4.05%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (3.47%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.73%) Oracle 9iAS
11 3 (1.73%) Oracle Application Server
12 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.16%) Office Communications Server
13 1 (0.58%) MS Project Server
13 1 (0.58%) SharePoint Foundation
13 1 (0.58%) Site Server
13 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
Applications
1 48 (27.75%) MS Excel
2 35 (20.23%) MS Office
3 3 (1.73%) ProjectWise
4 2 (1.16%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.73%) Primavera
2 1 (0.58%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.58%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.98%) Office 365
2 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 68 (39.31%) DNS
2 51 (29.48%) DHCP
3 42 (24.28%) TCP/IP
4 36 (20.81%) VPN
5 33 (19.08%) SAN
6 15 (8.67%) LAN
6 15 (8.67%) NAS
7 14 (8.09%) WAN
8 12 (6.94%) VLAN
9 11 (6.36%) VDSL
9 11 (6.36%) ADSL
10 10 (5.78%) FTP
11 9 (5.20%) Firewall
12 8 (4.62%) Network Security
13 7 (4.05%) VoIP
14 4 (2.31%) NetScaler
14 4 (2.31%) SMS
15 3 (1.73%) Internet
15 3 (1.73%) Wireless
16 2 (1.16%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.03%) SQL Server
2 23 (13.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (11.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (11.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (10.98%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (5.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (5.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (5.20%) Oracle9i Database
6 9 (5.20%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (5.20%) SQL Server 2000
6 9 (5.20%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.73%) MySQL
7 3 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (6.94%) MSI
General
1 21 (12.14%) Finance
2 14 (8.09%) Publishing
3 12 (6.94%) Legal
4 9 (5.20%) Law
5 3 (1.73%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.73%) Advertising
6 2 (1.16%) Back Office
7 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (17.34%) Administrator
2 29 (16.76%) Support Engineer
3 28 (16.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 27 (15.61%) Analyst
5 22 (12.72%) DBA
6 19 (10.98%) 3rd Line Support
6 19 (10.98%) 2nd Line Support
7 14 (8.09%) IT Support
8 13 (7.51%) Team Leader
9 12 (6.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 11 (6.36%) IT Manager
11 10 (5.78%) SQL DBA
12 9 (5.20%) Architect
12 9 (5.20%) Systems Engineer
12 9 (5.20%) Service Analyst
12 9 (5.20%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 9 (5.20%) 1st Line Support
12 9 (5.20%) Service Desk Analyst
13 8 (4.62%) Help Desk Support
13 8 (4.62%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.73%) WebCenter
2 2 (1.16%) .NET
3 1 (0.58%) XML
3 1 (0.58%) RSS
3 1 (0.58%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 49 (28.32%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (15.03%) Client/Server
3 22 (12.72%) Data Centre
4 21 (12.14%) Clustering
5 10 (5.78%) Blackberry
5 10 (5.78%) Replication
6 6 (3.47%) iPhone
7 4 (2.31%) iPad
7 4 (2.31%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.31%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.73%) Life Science
8 3 (1.73%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.16%) SecurID
10 1 (0.58%) Statistics
10 1 (0.58%) Biotechnology
10 1 (0.58%) NHS
10 1 (0.58%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 144 (83.24%) Windows
2 87 (50.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 67 (38.73%) Windows 7
4 65 (37.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (20.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (13.29%) Windows 8
7 18 (10.40%) Linux
8 15 (8.67%) Windows XP
9 8 (4.62%) UNIX
10 4 (2.31%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.16%) CentOS
11 2 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.16%) Android
11 2 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (1.16%) AIX
12 1 (0.58%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (33.53%) ITIL
2 33 (19.08%) Migration
3 16 (9.25%) Mentoring
4 15 (8.67%) Service Management
4 15 (8.67%) Incident Management
5 14 (8.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (7.51%) Change Management
6 13 (7.51%) Mobile Device Management
7 10 (5.78%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (5.20%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (5.20%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (5.20%) Database Mirroring
9 8 (4.62%) Document Management
10 7 (4.05%) Service Delivery
10 7 (4.05%) ITSM
11 6 (3.47%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (3.47%) Security Testing
12 5 (2.89%) Time Management
12 5 (2.89%) ITIL V3
13 4 (2.31%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 37 (21.39%) SQL
2 25 (14.45%) PowerShell
3 19 (10.98%) T-SQL
4 9 (5.20%) PL/SQL
5 5 (2.89%) C#
6 4 (2.31%) VB
7 3 (1.73%) Prolog
8 2 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 173 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 95 (54.91%) MCSE
3 66 (38.15%) MCP
4 54 (31.21%) MCSA
5 48 (27.75%) MCTS
6 44 (25.43%) Cisco Certification
7 42 (24.28%) CCNA
8 20 (11.56%) Citrix Certification
8 20 (11.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 18 (10.40%) CCA
10 15 (8.67%) Degree
11 12 (6.94%) CCEE
12 11 (6.36%) JNCIA
12 11 (6.36%) MCDST
13 10 (5.78%) MCDBA
14 9 (5.20%) OCP
14 9 (5.20%) Oracle Certification
15 8 (4.62%) CCNP
15 8 (4.62%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (4.05%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.05%) SLA
2 2 (1.16%) QA
3 1 (0.58%) GMP
3 1 (0.58%) GLP
System Software
1 93 (53.76%) Active Directory
2 41 (23.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (20.23%) Hyper-V
4 20 (11.56%) XenApp
4 20 (11.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 19 (10.98%) XenDesktop
6 12 (6.94%) XenServer
7 6 (3.47%) vSphere
8 4 (2.31%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.16%) VMware Server
9 2 (1.16%) Firmware
9 2 (1.16%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.58%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (11.56%) SCCM
2 6 (3.47%) WSUS
3 3 (1.73%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.16%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.58%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.58%) SCOM
5 1 (0.58%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.58%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 101 (58.38%) Microsoft
2 72 (41.62%) VMware
3 41 (23.70%) Citrix
4 32 (18.50%) Cisco
5 24 (13.87%) HP
6 18 (10.40%) Dell
7 15 (8.67%) IBM
8 14 (8.09%) AppSense
9 11 (6.36%) Juniper
10 10 (5.78%) Oracle
11 7 (4.05%) NetApp
12 6 (3.47%) Intel
13 4 (2.31%) SAP
13 4 (2.31%) MobileIron
14 3 (1.73%) CommVault
14 3 (1.73%) Veeam
14 3 (1.73%) Business Objects
15 2 (1.16%) Adobe
15 2 (1.16%) Avaya
15 2 (1.16%) Siemens
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