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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 141 136 97
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -39
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 73 66 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.34% 1.21% 2.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.84% 4.12% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 59 60 80
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
1509 1602 1358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.67% 29.36% 28.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1248 1391 1118
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,375 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 29 August 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 29 August 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
(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 +24 48 £42,000 -9.18% 1
Warwickshire +3 10 £31,500 -25.88% 1
Coventry +3 6 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Wolverhampton +5 3 £49,500 -1.00% 1
Worcestershire -4 3 £30,000 -45.45% 2
Shropshire - 2 £40,000 -
Staffordshire -19 1 £32,500 +6.55%
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 123 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 111 (90.24%) Microsoft
3 102 (82.93%) MCSE
4 88 (71.54%) Windows
5 81 (65.85%) Active Directory
6 80 (65.04%) MS Exchange
7 78 (63.41%) VMware
8 68 (55.28%) VMware Infrastructure
9 51 (41.46%) MCTS
10 48 (39.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 47 (38.21%) Lync
12 46 (37.40%) Exchange Server 2010
13 45 (36.59%) Hyper-V
14 41 (33.33%) MCSA
15 40 (32.52%) SQL Server
16 39 (31.71%) Citrix
17 37 (30.08%) Exchange Server 2013
18 36 (29.27%) SAN
19 35 (28.46%) Unified Communications
19 35 (28.46%) Windows Server 2008
20 33 (26.83%) Exchange Server 2007
20 33 (26.83%) Cisco
21 30 (24.39%) MS Excel
22 29 (23.58%) Exchange Server 2003
22 29 (23.58%) XenDesktop
23 25 (20.33%) DNS
24 24 (19.51%) SharePoint
24 24 (19.51%) Office 365
25 23 (18.70%) Windows 7
25 23 (18.70%) Degree

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 80 (65.04%) MS Exchange
2 47 (38.21%) Lync
3 46 (37.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 37 (30.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 33 (26.83%) Exchange Server 2007
6 29 (23.58%) Exchange Server 2003
7 24 (19.51%) SharePoint
8 15 (12.20%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (3.25%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (3.25%) IIS
10 3 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 30 (24.39%) MS Excel
2 13 (10.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (6.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 24 (19.51%) Office 365
2 3 (2.44%) IaaS
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (29.27%) SAN
2 35 (28.46%) Unified Communications
3 25 (20.33%) DNS
4 23 (18.70%) DHCP
4 23 (18.70%) TCP/IP
5 22 (17.89%) VPN
6 15 (12.20%) NAS
7 11 (8.94%) Firewall
8 8 (6.50%) LAN
8 8 (6.50%) WAAS
8 8 (6.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (5.69%) NetScaler
9 7 (5.69%) Wireless
10 5 (4.07%) WAN
11 4 (3.25%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (2.44%) IP Telephony
12 3 (2.44%) PBX
13 2 (1.63%) SMTP
13 2 (1.63%) SSL
13 2 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (32.52%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (6.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (6.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.81%) DTS
4 1 (0.81%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 8 (6.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (16.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 54 (43.90%) Consultant
2 29 (23.58%) Microsoft Consultant
3 21 (17.07%) Administrator
4 18 (14.63%) Systems Administrator
5 17 (13.82%) Systems Engineer
6 15 (12.20%) Exchange Consultant
7 14 (11.38%) Architect
8 11 (8.94%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (6.50%) Developer
9 8 (6.50%) Support Engineer
9 8 (6.50%) Technical Consultant
9 8 (6.50%) Virtualisation Architect
9 8 (6.50%) CRM Developer
9 8 (6.50%) Storage Architect
9 8 (6.50%) Storage Solutions Architect
10 7 (5.69%) Applications Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Analyst
12 5 (4.07%) 3rd Line Support
13 4 (3.25%) 2nd Line Support
13 4 (3.25%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.50%) SOAP
1 8 (6.50%) Web Services
1 8 (6.50%) XML
1 8 (6.50%) WCF
1 8 (6.50%) .NET
2 4 (3.25%) Silverlight
2 4 (3.25%) Reactive Extensions
2 4 (3.25%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 3 (2.44%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.81%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.50%) CLARiiON
1 8 (6.50%) Celerra
2 4 (3.25%) EqualLogic
2 4 (3.25%) Client/Server
2 4 (3.25%) Replication
3 2 (1.63%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.63%) Clustering
4 1 (0.81%) PDA
4 1 (0.81%) iPad
4 1 (0.81%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 88 (71.54%) Windows
2 35 (28.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (18.70%) Windows 7
4 20 (16.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (8.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (6.50%) Linux
7 5 (4.07%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.25%) Windows Phone
8 4 (3.25%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.25%) Android
9 2 (1.63%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.63%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.81%) UNIX
10 1 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (17.89%) ITIL
1 22 (17.89%) Migration
2 18 (14.63%) Load Balancing
3 16 (13.01%) Project Management
4 15 (12.20%) Technical Architecture
4 15 (12.20%) Technical Analysis
5 10 (8.13%) CRM
6 8 (6.50%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (6.50%) TDD
7 4 (3.25%) Workflow
7 4 (3.25%) Project Planning
7 4 (3.25%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.25%) Data Modelling
7 4 (3.25%) MVVM
7 4 (3.25%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (3.25%) Data Migration
8 3 (2.44%) Network Load Balancing
8 3 (2.44%) Integration Testing
8 3 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (1.63%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.20%) SQL
2 8 (6.50%) C#
3 6 (4.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 123 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 102 (82.93%) MCSE
3 51 (41.46%) MCTS
4 48 (39.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 41 (33.33%) MCSA
6 23 (18.70%) Degree
7 22 (17.89%) Citrix Certification
8 21 (17.07%) CCA
9 15 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (9.76%) CCNA
10 12 (9.76%) CCEE
11 9 (7.32%) VCAP
11 9 (7.32%) CCIA
11 9 (7.32%) NCDA
11 9 (7.32%) CCEA
12 8 (6.50%) NCIE
12 8 (6.50%) Security Cleared
12 8 (6.50%) VTSP
13 5 (4.07%) SC Cleared
14 4 (3.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) SLA
2 2 (1.63%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 81 (65.85%) Active Directory
2 68 (55.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (36.59%) Hyper-V
4 29 (23.58%) XenDesktop
5 21 (17.07%) vSphere
6 13 (10.57%) XenApp
7 8 (6.50%) vCloud
8 5 (4.07%) XenServer
8 5 (4.07%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (3.25%) VMware Server
10 3 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.63%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (1.63%) UAG
11 2 (1.63%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.81%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 7 (5.69%) SCCM
2 6 (4.88%) Backup Exec
3 5 (4.07%) SCOM
4 3 (2.44%) MOM
4 3 (2.44%) XenMobile
5 2 (1.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (1.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.81%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.81%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.81%) WSUS
6 1 (0.81%) SCSM
6 1 (0.81%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 111 (90.24%) Microsoft
2 78 (63.41%) VMware
3 39 (31.71%) Citrix
4 33 (26.83%) Cisco
5 17 (13.82%) Dell
6 16 (13.01%) Avaya
7 15 (12.20%) NetApp
8 14 (11.38%) Nortel
8 14 (11.38%) Mitel
8 14 (11.38%) Dialogic
9 11 (8.94%) HP
10 10 (8.13%) EMC
11 8 (6.50%) 3PAR
12 6 (4.88%) SonicWALL
13 5 (4.07%) Symantec
14 4 (3.25%) SAP
14 4 (3.25%) WatchGuard
14 4 (3.25%) CheckPoint
15 3 (2.44%) Veeam
15 3 (2.44%) AppSense
Worcester, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + beneftis + training
Posted: Yesterday
Kenilworth, Warwickshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago