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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 189 140 148
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +8
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 28 74 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 1.37% 1.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.98% 4.94% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 27 58 58
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £30,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -4.76%
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
1414 1498 1585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.24% 27.76% 29.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1147 1244 1369
Average salary £42,500 £41,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.79% -1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,850 £26,038
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
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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 +13 11 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Birmingham -40 6 £50,000 +19.04% 2
Warwickshire -8 5 £37,500 +8.69%
Shropshire -4 3 £31,500 -21.25%
Coventry -16 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Walsall - 1 - -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 82 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 64 (78.05%) Windows
3 53 (64.63%) Microsoft
4 46 (56.10%) VMware
5 42 (51.22%) MCSE
6 37 (45.12%) Active Directory
6 37 (45.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 34 (41.46%) Citrix
8 33 (40.24%) MCSA
9 31 (37.80%) VMware Infrastructure
10 30 (36.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 28 (34.15%) MS Exchange
12 26 (31.71%) SQL Server
12 26 (31.71%) MCTS
13 25 (30.49%) DHCP
14 23 (28.05%) DNS
15 22 (26.83%) SQL
16 21 (25.61%) MS Excel
16 21 (25.61%) TCP/IP
16 21 (25.61%) VPN
16 21 (25.61%) Hyper-V
17 19 (23.17%) SQL Server 2008
17 19 (23.17%) SAN
18 18 (21.95%) Cisco Certification
18 18 (21.95%) Windows Server 2003
18 18 (21.95%) CCNA
18 18 (21.95%) Performance Tuning
19 17 (20.73%) ITIL
20 16 (19.51%) SaaS
21 13 (15.85%) LAN

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 28 (34.15%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.66%) Lync
5 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.44%) OpenEdge
7 1 (1.22%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (25.61%) MS Excel
2 12 (14.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.51%) SaaS
2 2 (2.44%) Office 365
2 2 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (30.49%) DHCP
2 23 (28.05%) DNS
3 21 (25.61%) TCP/IP
3 21 (25.61%) VPN
4 19 (23.17%) SAN
5 13 (15.85%) LAN
6 12 (14.63%) WAN
7 10 (12.20%) Wireless
8 9 (10.98%) Firewall
9 7 (8.54%) NAS
10 1 (1.22%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.22%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.22%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.22%) WebEx
10 1 (1.22%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.22%) VLAN
10 1 (1.22%) Cisco IPT
10 1 (1.22%) Wireshark
10 1 (1.22%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (31.71%) SQL Server
2 19 (23.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (8.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
General
1 5 (6.10%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (18.29%) Support Engineer
2 14 (17.07%) SQL DBA
2 14 (17.07%) DBA
3 13 (15.85%) Analyst
3 13 (15.85%) Administrator
3 13 (15.85%) 3rd Line Support
4 12 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) Help Desk Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) Consultant
7 6 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (7.32%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (6.10%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.10%) Senior IT Manager
8 5 (6.10%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (6.10%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (6.10%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (6.10%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (6.10%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) COM
2 1 (1.22%) Web Services
2 1 (1.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (7.32%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.10%) EqualLogic
2 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.44%) Clustering
4 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.22%) iSeries
4 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.22%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 64 (78.05%) Windows
2 37 (45.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (21.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (13.41%) Linux
5 9 (10.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.10%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.88%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.66%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.22%) UNIX
9 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.22%) Android
9 1 (1.22%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.95%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (20.73%) ITIL
3 12 (14.63%) Infrastructure Management
4 7 (8.54%) Project Management
5 6 (7.32%) Database Tuning
6 5 (6.10%) Time Management
6 5 (6.10%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (6.10%) Load Balancing
7 4 (4.88%) Migration
8 2 (2.44%) Service Management
8 2 (2.44%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.44%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.22%) Server Building
9 1 (1.22%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.22%) Network Management
9 1 (1.22%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.22%) Process Management
9 1 (1.22%) SOA
9 1 (1.22%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (1.22%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.83%) SQL
2 5 (6.10%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 82 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (51.22%) MCSE
3 33 (40.24%) MCSA
4 30 (36.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 26 (31.71%) MCTS
6 18 (21.95%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (21.95%) CCNA
7 12 (14.63%) Citrix Certification
8 10 (12.20%) CCA
9 5 (6.10%) Degree
10 4 (4.88%) MCP
11 3 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (2.44%) VCP4
12 2 (2.44%) CCNP
13 1 (1.22%) CCIE
13 1 (1.22%) CCEA
13 1 (1.22%) CCAA
13 1 (1.22%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (45.12%) Active Directory
2 31 (37.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (25.61%) Hyper-V
4 11 (13.41%) XenApp
5 8 (9.76%) Terminal Server
5 8 (9.76%) XenDesktop
6 5 (6.10%) XenServer
7 4 (4.88%) vSphere
7 4 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (3.66%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (8.54%) SCCM
2 6 (7.32%) SCOM
3 5 (6.10%) Backup Exec
4 3 (3.66%) WSUS
5 2 (2.44%) MOM
5 2 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.44%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.22%) Zenoss
6 1 (1.22%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 53 (64.63%) Microsoft
2 46 (56.10%) VMware
3 34 (41.46%) Citrix
4 6 (7.32%) Dell
4 6 (7.32%) Cisco
5 5 (6.10%) Symantec
6 3 (3.66%) HP
6 3 (3.66%) NetApp
7 2 (2.44%) IBM
7 2 (2.44%) CommVault
7 2 (2.44%) Sophos
7 2 (2.44%) Veeam
8 1 (1.22%) AVG
8 1 (1.22%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.22%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.22%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.22%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.22%) Avaya
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car, bonus, pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: 35,000 - 40,000)
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago