The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 169 140 143
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +3
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 50 64 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.85% 1.19% 1.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.26% 4.30% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 50 57 62
Average salary £33,250 £42,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £30,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
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 West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1532 1490 1539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.08% 27.67% 27.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1206 1214 1308
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,150 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCITP across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MCITP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCITP across the West Midlands region.

MCITP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

MCITP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCITP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

MCITP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

MCITP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Staffordshire +17 17 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Shropshire +5 10 £35,750 -
Birmingham -37 9 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Warwickshire -21 6 £37,500 +19.04%
Wolverhampton - 4 £35,000 -
Coventry -21 2 £33,500 -16.25%
Kingswinford - 1 £28,500 -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 96 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 75 (78.13%) Windows
3 61 (63.54%) Microsoft
4 53 (55.21%) MCSE
4 53 (55.21%) VMware
5 42 (43.75%) Active Directory
5 42 (43.75%) Citrix
6 41 (42.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (39.58%) MCSA
8 35 (36.46%) VMware Infrastructure
9 34 (35.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 33 (34.38%) SQL Server
11 32 (33.33%) MS Exchange
12 30 (31.25%) MCTS
13 27 (28.13%) SQL
13 27 (28.13%) DHCP
14 26 (27.08%) MS Excel
15 25 (26.04%) DNS
16 24 (25.00%) Hyper-V
17 23 (23.96%) TCP/IP
17 23 (23.96%) VPN
17 23 (23.96%) SAN
18 22 (22.92%) Windows Server 2003
18 22 (22.92%) SQL Server 2008
19 21 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
20 19 (19.79%) CCNA
20 19 (19.79%) Cisco Certification
20 19 (19.79%) ITIL
21 16 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
21 16 (16.67%) SaaS

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 32 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 13 (13.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.13%) Lync
5 3 (3.13%) IIS
6 2 (2.08%) OpenEdge
6 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (27.08%) MS Excel
2 14 (14.58%) MS Office
3 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.67%) SaaS
2 2 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.08%) Office 365
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (28.13%) DHCP
2 25 (26.04%) DNS
3 23 (23.96%) TCP/IP
3 23 (23.96%) VPN
3 23 (23.96%) SAN
4 14 (14.58%) LAN
5 13 (13.54%) Wireless
5 13 (13.54%) WAN
6 12 (12.50%) Firewall
7 8 (8.33%) NAS
8 1 (1.04%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.04%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.04%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.04%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.04%) WebEx
8 1 (1.04%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.04%) VLAN
8 1 (1.04%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.04%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 22 (22.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (10.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (5.21%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (17.71%) DBA
1 17 (17.71%) SQL DBA
2 16 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 16 (16.67%) Administrator
2 16 (16.67%) Analyst
3 14 (14.58%) 3rd Line Support
3 14 (14.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (10.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (9.38%) Help Desk Analyst
6 8 (8.33%) Consultant
7 6 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 6 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (5.21%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (5.21%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (5.21%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.21%) Senior IT Manager
8 5 (5.21%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.08%) COM
2 1 (1.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.21%) EqualLogic
3 5 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.13%) iSeries
5 2 (2.08%) Clustering
6 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.04%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 75 (78.13%) Windows
2 41 (42.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (22.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (12.50%) Linux
6 8 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 5 (5.21%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.13%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.04%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.04%) Android
9 1 (1.04%) UNIX
9 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (19.79%) ITIL
3 12 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 7 (7.29%) Project Management
5 6 (6.25%) Database Tuning
6 5 (5.21%) Load Balancing
6 5 (5.21%) Time Management
6 5 (5.21%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.21%) Migration
7 2 (2.08%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.08%) Service Management
7 2 (2.08%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.04%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.04%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.04%) Resource Management
8 1 (1.04%) Server Building
8 1 (1.04%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (28.13%) SQL
2 5 (5.21%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 96 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 53 (55.21%) MCSE
3 38 (39.58%) MCSA
4 34 (35.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 30 (31.25%) MCTS
6 19 (19.79%) CCNA
6 19 (19.79%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
8 12 (12.50%) CCA
9 6 (6.25%) MCP
10 5 (5.21%) Degree
11 3 (3.13%) CCNP
11 3 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (2.08%) VCP4
13 1 (1.04%) CCAA
13 1 (1.04%) Network+ Certification
13 1 (1.04%) CCIE
13 1 (1.04%) CCEA
13 1 (1.04%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 35 (36.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 13 (13.54%) XenApp
5 9 (9.38%) Terminal Server
6 8 (8.33%) XenDesktop
6 8 (8.33%) vSphere
7 5 (5.21%) XenServer
7 5 (5.21%) VMware ESX
7 5 (5.21%) Terminal Services
8 4 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (7.29%) SCCM
1 7 (7.29%) Backup Exec
2 6 (6.25%) SCOM
3 4 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (4.17%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.13%) WSUS
5 2 (2.08%) MOM
6 1 (1.04%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (1.04%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 61 (63.54%) Microsoft
2 53 (55.21%) VMware
3 42 (43.75%) Citrix
4 9 (9.38%) Cisco
5 8 (8.33%) Dell
6 7 (7.29%) Symantec
7 6 (6.25%) NetApp
8 4 (4.17%) IBM
8 4 (4.17%) Veeam
9 3 (3.13%) HP
10 2 (2.08%) CommVault
10 2 (2.08%) Sophos
10 2 (2.08%) EMC
10 2 (2.08%) Brocade
11 1 (1.04%) AVG
11 1 (1.04%) WatchGuard
11 1 (1.04%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.04%) Kaspersky
11 1 (1.04%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.04%) Avaya
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