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 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 172 157 134
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -23
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 36 34 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.70% 0.83% 1.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.46% 2.91% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 36 30 56
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,875 £21,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £52,500 £64,500
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 West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1462 1169 1282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 28.61% 28.43% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1215 887 1070
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 February 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 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
Birmingham -29 9 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Wolverhampton - 9 £35,000 - 2
Staffordshire -6 5 £18,500 -11.90%
Coventry -30 3 £38,500 -23.00%
Worcestershire -7 2 £31,500 -10.00%
Solihull -2 1 £41,500 +18.57%
Warwickshire -11 1 £41,500 +18.57% 1
Shropshire - 1 £31,000 -
Kingswinford - 1 £29,000 -
Brierley Hill - 1 £31,500 -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 92 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (64.13%) MCSE
3 58 (63.04%) Microsoft
4 53 (57.61%) Windows
5 51 (55.43%) MCTS
6 46 (50.00%) VMware
7 42 (45.65%) Active Directory
8 40 (43.48%) SQL
9 35 (38.04%) VMware Infrastructure
10 29 (31.52%) Performance Tuning
11 26 (28.26%) Citrix
11 26 (28.26%) MS Exchange
11 26 (28.26%) Cisco
12 25 (27.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 24 (26.09%) MCSA
14 23 (25.00%) SQL Server
15 22 (23.91%) SAN
15 22 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
16 21 (22.83%) vSphere
17 20 (21.74%) Hyper-V
18 17 (18.48%) Cisco Certification
18 17 (18.48%) Windows Server 2003
19 16 (17.39%) MS Excel
19 16 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
20 15 (16.30%) Exchange Server 2010
20 15 (16.30%) NetApp
21 14 (15.22%) HP
22 13 (14.13%) CCNA
22 13 (14.13%) SQL Server 2008
23 12 (13.04%) Backup Exec

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 26 (28.26%) MS Exchange
2 15 (16.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (10.87%) SharePoint
3 10 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (9.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (8.70%) IIS
6 6 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.26%) Apache
7 3 (3.26%) OpenEdge
7 3 (3.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (3.26%) Lync
8 1 (1.09%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 16 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.87%) MS Office
3 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.91%) SAN
2 12 (13.04%) DNS
3 11 (11.96%) VPN
3 11 (11.96%) LAN
3 11 (11.96%) WAN
4 10 (10.87%) Firewall
5 9 (9.78%) DHCP
5 9 (9.78%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (7.61%) Wireless
7 6 (6.52%) TCP/IP
8 5 (5.43%) WAAS
9 4 (4.35%) NAS
10 3 (3.26%) NetScaler
10 3 (3.26%) DDNS
10 3 (3.26%) IP Telephony
11 2 (2.17%) Unified Communications
12 1 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (1.09%) iSCSI
12 1 (1.09%) Internet
12 1 (1.09%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (11.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.26%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.26%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 4 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (1.09%) Law
2 1 (1.09%) Legal
2 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (33.70%) DBA
1 31 (33.70%) Administrator
2 30 (32.61%) SQL DBA
3 13 (14.13%) 3rd Line Support
4 12 (13.04%) Architect
5 11 (11.96%) Analyst
5 11 (11.96%) Consultant
6 9 (9.78%) Wintel Support
7 8 (8.70%) Support Analyst
8 7 (7.61%) Technical Consultant
9 6 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (5.43%) Server Support
10 5 (5.43%) Server Support Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Server Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Storage Architect
10 5 (5.43%) Virtualisation Architect
10 5 (5.43%) Storage Solutions Architect
11 4 (4.35%) Support Team Leader
11 4 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
11 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.17%) COM
1 2 (2.17%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.43%) CLARiiON
1 5 (5.43%) Celerra
2 4 (4.35%) FlexPod
3 3 (3.26%) Replication
3 3 (3.26%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.17%) Clustering
4 2 (2.17%) Statistics
4 2 (2.17%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.17%) iSeries
5 1 (1.09%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.09%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.09%) iPad
5 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.09%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 53 (57.61%) Windows
2 22 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (18.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (11.96%) Windows 7
6 9 (9.78%) Linux
7 5 (5.43%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.26%) Ubuntu
8 3 (3.26%) Windows Vista
8 3 (3.26%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (31.52%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (10.87%) Migration
3 9 (9.78%) ITIL
4 7 (7.61%) Service Delivery
5 5 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.35%) Information Security
6 4 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (3.26%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.26%) Capacity Management
7 3 (3.26%) Line Management
7 3 (3.26%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.17%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.17%) CRM
8 2 (2.17%) Project Management
8 2 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.09%) Network Management
9 1 (1.09%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (1.09%) Email Management
9 1 (1.09%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (1.09%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 40 (43.48%) SQL
2 5 (5.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 92 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (64.13%) MCSE
3 51 (55.43%) MCTS
4 25 (27.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 24 (26.09%) MCSA
6 17 (18.48%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (14.13%) CCNA
8 10 (10.87%) Citrix Certification
8 10 (10.87%) VCP4
9 9 (9.78%) VTSP
9 9 (9.78%) CCA
10 5 (5.43%) CCEA
10 5 (5.43%) CCDP
10 5 (5.43%) CCNP
10 5 (5.43%) CCIA
10 5 (5.43%) NCDA
10 5 (5.43%) NCIE
10 5 (5.43%) VCAP
11 4 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (3.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.26%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (45.65%) Active Directory
2 35 (38.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (22.83%) vSphere
4 20 (21.74%) Hyper-V
5 11 (11.96%) VMware ESX
6 7 (7.61%) XenDesktop
7 5 (5.43%) vCloud
8 4 (4.35%) Terminal Services
9 3 (3.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (3.26%) XenApp
10 2 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (2.17%) Terminal Server
10 2 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (13.04%) Backup Exec
2 10 (10.87%) SCOM
3 9 (9.78%) WSUS
3 9 (9.78%) MOM
4 6 (6.52%) NetBackup
5 3 (3.26%) Nagios
6 2 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.17%) SCCM
6 2 (2.17%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 58 (63.04%) Microsoft
2 46 (50.00%) VMware
3 26 (28.26%) Cisco
3 26 (28.26%) Citrix
4 15 (16.30%) NetApp
5 14 (15.22%) HP
6 10 (10.87%) IBM
7 9 (9.78%) Symantec
8 7 (7.61%) EMC
9 5 (5.43%) 3PAR
10 3 (3.26%) Dell
10 3 (3.26%) Avaya
10 3 (3.26%) CommVault
11 2 (2.17%) AppSense
11 2 (2.17%) Brocade
11 2 (2.17%) SonicWALL
11 2 (2.17%) Veeam
12 1 (1.09%) Stonesoft
12 1 (1.09%) Apple
12 1 (1.09%) Sage
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