The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 153 128 128
Rank change year-on-year
-25 0
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 44 75 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.89% 1.50% 1.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.37% 5.19% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 44 73 56
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1304 1446 1170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.37% 28.87% 24.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1041 1178 963
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +9.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCITP
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +8 27 £47,500 - 3
Coventry -5 17 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Warwickshire +8 7 £31,250 -24.24%
Staffordshire -8 4 £20,000 -36.00%
Dudley - 2 £31,250 -
Sutton Coldfield +13 1 £22,000 +10.00%
Worcestershire 0 1 £35,000 -17.64%
Solihull -3 1 £35,000 -7.28%
Wolverhampton -13 1 £27,500 -37.14%
Walsall - 1 £27,500 -
West Bromwich - 1 £27,500 -
Halesowen - 1 £35,000 -
Smethwick - 1 £27,500 -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 94 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 69 (73.40%) Windows
3 68 (72.34%) MCSE
4 59 (62.77%) Microsoft
5 51 (54.26%) Active Directory
6 50 (53.19%) VMware
7 44 (46.81%) MS Exchange
8 39 (41.49%) VMware Infrastructure
9 34 (36.17%) MS Excel
10 30 (31.91%) Citrix
11 29 (30.85%) MCTS
12 28 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
13 25 (26.60%) Lync
13 25 (26.60%) SQL Server
14 23 (24.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 23 (24.47%) Exchange Server 2003
15 22 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2010
15 22 (23.40%) Migration
15 22 (23.40%) DNS
16 21 (22.34%) Hyper-V
17 20 (21.28%) Unified Communications
17 20 (21.28%) DHCP
17 20 (21.28%) TCP/IP
17 20 (21.28%) MS Office
17 20 (21.28%) SAN
18 19 (20.21%) Windows 7
19 18 (19.15%) Windows Server 2003
19 18 (19.15%) HP
19 18 (19.15%) VPN
20 17 (18.09%) LAN

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 44 (46.81%) MS Exchange
2 25 (26.60%) Lync
3 23 (24.47%) Exchange Server 2003
4 22 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (18.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (13.83%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (11.70%) SharePoint
8 9 (9.57%) Office Communications Server
9 5 (5.32%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2000
11 3 (3.19%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (3.19%) IIS
12 2 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (1.06%) IBM Notes
13 1 (1.06%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 34 (36.17%) MS Excel
2 20 (21.28%) MS Office
3 2 (2.13%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 17 (18.09%) Office 365
2 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.40%) DNS
2 20 (21.28%) Unified Communications
2 20 (21.28%) DHCP
2 20 (21.28%) TCP/IP
2 20 (21.28%) SAN
3 18 (19.15%) VPN
4 17 (18.09%) LAN
5 16 (17.02%) WAN
6 11 (11.70%) Wireless
7 10 (10.64%) NetScaler
8 8 (8.51%) Firewall
9 6 (6.38%) NAS
10 4 (4.26%) SMTP
10 4 (4.26%) MPLS
10 4 (4.26%) SSL
11 2 (2.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.60%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.06%) OLTP
5 1 (1.06%) DTS
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (3.19%) Finance
2 1 (1.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (53.19%) Consultant
2 18 (19.15%) Microsoft Consultant
3 15 (15.96%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 13 (13.83%) Technical Consultant
5 9 (9.57%) Analyst
6 7 (7.45%) Exchange Consultant
6 7 (7.45%) Administrator
6 7 (7.45%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.32%) Architect
7 5 (5.32%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.32%) Help Desk Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Technical Specialist
8 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.19%) VMware Consultant
9 3 (3.19%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (3.19%) IT Support
9 3 (3.19%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.38%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.06%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (1.06%) .NET
2 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.06%) Web Services
2 1 (1.06%) XML
2 1 (1.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.51%) Clustering
2 6 (6.38%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (4.26%) Replication
3 4 (4.26%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.13%) CLARiiON
4 2 (2.13%) Celerra
4 2 (2.13%) EqualLogic
4 2 (2.13%) iPad
4 2 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.13%) iPhone
5 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 69 (73.40%) Windows
2 28 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (20.21%) Windows 7
4 18 (19.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (10.64%) Windows 8
6 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.32%) Linux
8 4 (4.26%) Windows XP
8 4 (4.26%) Windows Phone
9 3 (3.19%) Android
10 2 (2.13%) Windows 2000
10 2 (2.13%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.06%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.40%) Migration
2 13 (13.83%) Load Balancing
3 11 (11.70%) ITIL
4 9 (9.57%) Service Delivery
5 8 (8.51%) Technical Analysis
6 7 (7.45%) Network Load Balancing
6 7 (7.45%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (7.45%) Project Management
7 6 (6.38%) Integration Testing
8 5 (5.32%) Data Protection
8 5 (5.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.32%) Business Continuity
9 4 (4.26%) PRINCE2
10 2 (2.13%) Network Design
10 2 (2.13%) Data Security
10 2 (2.13%) GAP Analysis
10 2 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (2.13%) Incident Management
10 2 (2.13%) High Availability
10 2 (2.13%) Email Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.77%) SQL
2 4 (4.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.06%) C#
3 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.06%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 94 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 68 (72.34%) MCSE
3 29 (30.85%) MCTS
4 23 (24.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 17 (18.09%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (17.02%) CCNA
7 14 (14.89%) CCEE
7 14 (14.89%) Citrix Certification
8 13 (13.83%) MCSA
8 13 (13.83%) MCP
8 13 (13.83%) CCIA
9 9 (9.57%) Security Cleared
9 9 (9.57%) CCEA
10 8 (8.51%) CCAA
11 7 (7.45%) VCAP
12 6 (6.38%) Degree
12 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Certified Master
13 5 (5.32%) CCA
14 3 (3.19%) NCDA
14 3 (3.19%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) SLA
2 2 (2.13%) QA
2 2 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 51 (54.26%) Active Directory
2 39 (41.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (22.34%) Hyper-V
4 15 (15.96%) XenDesktop
4 15 (15.96%) vSphere
5 14 (14.89%) XenApp
6 13 (13.83%) XenServer
7 9 (9.57%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (8.51%) VMware Server
9 7 (7.45%) Terminal Server
10 4 (4.26%) VMware ESX
10 4 (4.26%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (4.26%) UAG
11 2 (2.13%) vCloud
12 1 (1.06%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 16 (17.02%) SCCM
2 13 (13.83%) SCOM
3 6 (6.38%) SCVMM
4 5 (5.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (4.26%) MOM
5 4 (4.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (4.26%) SCDPM
5 4 (4.26%) SCOrch
5 4 (4.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (4.26%) SCSM
6 1 (1.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.06%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 59 (62.77%) Microsoft
2 50 (53.19%) VMware
3 30 (31.91%) Citrix
4 18 (19.15%) HP
5 12 (12.77%) Cisco
6 11 (11.70%) Dell
7 10 (10.64%) Veeam
8 9 (9.57%) IBM
9 7 (7.45%) Avaya
10 6 (6.38%) NetApp
10 6 (6.38%) EMC
11 5 (5.32%) Dialogic
11 5 (5.32%) Nortel
11 5 (5.32%) Symantec
11 5 (5.32%) Mitel
12 4 (4.26%) SAP
13 2 (2.13%) AppSense
14 1 (1.06%) DataCore
14 1 (1.06%) FalconStor
14 1 (1.06%) PlateSpin
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £20,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £18,000 - £20,000 per Annum
Posted: 8 days ago