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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 161 140 101
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -39
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 57 74 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.99% 1.42% 2.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.59% 5.54% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 45 72 107
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £21,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
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
1589 1335 1423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.69% 25.55% 29.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1394 1128 1239
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 28 November 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 28 November 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 -31 28 £37,250 -25.50% 4
Coventry -6 10 £44,250 -17.67% 1
Wolverhampton - 7 £49,500 - 1
Solihull -6 4 £38,500 -3.75%
Worcestershire +8 3 £31,000 +16.98% 1
Warwickshire 0 2 £43,750 -14.63% 1
Staffordshire -18 2 £27,250 +29.76% 1
Herefordshire - 1 £40,000 -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 127 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 101 (79.53%) Microsoft
3 99 (77.95%) MCSE
4 83 (65.35%) VMware
5 76 (59.84%) Windows
6 74 (58.27%) Active Directory
7 73 (57.48%) VMware Infrastructure
8 64 (50.39%) MCTS
9 56 (44.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 56 (44.09%) MS Exchange
10 52 (40.94%) Citrix
11 49 (38.58%) Hyper-V
12 38 (29.92%) Cisco
13 37 (29.13%) MCSA
14 35 (27.56%) SAN
15 34 (26.77%) XenDesktop
16 33 (25.98%) vSphere
17 32 (25.20%) Exchange Server 2010
18 30 (23.62%) SQL
18 30 (23.62%) SQL Server
19 28 (22.05%) CCA
19 28 (22.05%) Citrix Certification
19 28 (22.05%) Lync
20 27 (21.26%) Windows Server 2008
20 27 (21.26%) NetApp
20 27 (21.26%) MS Excel
21 25 (19.69%) Exchange Server 2007
22 24 (18.90%) Windows Server 2012
23 23 (18.11%) Cisco Certification
24 22 (17.32%) Exchange Server 2003

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 56 (44.09%) MS Exchange
2 32 (25.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (22.05%) Lync
4 25 (19.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 22 (17.32%) Exchange Server 2003
6 19 (14.96%) SharePoint
6 19 (14.96%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (7.09%) IIS
8 7 (5.51%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (3.15%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (2.36%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 27 (21.26%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.24%) Office 365
2 3 (2.36%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (27.56%) SAN
2 16 (12.60%) DHCP
2 16 (12.60%) DNS
2 16 (12.60%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (11.81%) Unified Communications
4 12 (9.45%) WAAS
4 12 (9.45%) TCP/IP
4 12 (9.45%) VPN
5 10 (7.87%) Firewall
6 9 (7.09%) NAS
6 9 (7.09%) NetScaler
7 8 (6.30%) LAN
7 8 (6.30%) WAN
8 4 (3.15%) Wireless
8 4 (3.15%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (2.36%) IP Telephony
9 3 (2.36%) PBX
10 2 (1.57%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.57%) Internet
10 2 (1.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (23.62%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (9.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (13.39%) Finance
2 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (26.77%) Consultant
2 27 (21.26%) Administrator
3 25 (19.69%) Architect
4 21 (16.54%) DBA
4 21 (16.54%) SQL DBA
5 18 (14.17%) Microsoft Consultant
6 16 (12.60%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (11.02%) 3rd Line Support
8 12 (9.45%) Virtualisation Architect
8 12 (9.45%) Storage Architect
8 12 (9.45%) Storage Solutions Architect
9 11 (8.66%) Analyst
10 10 (7.87%) Support Analyst
10 10 (7.87%) Support Engineer
11 9 (7.09%) Technical Consultant
11 9 (7.09%) Systems Engineer
12 8 (6.30%) Wintel Support
13 7 (5.51%) Exchange Consultant
14 6 (4.72%) Server Support
14 6 (4.72%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.94%) Application Packaging
2 3 (2.36%) WCF
2 3 (2.36%) .NET
2 3 (2.36%) COM
2 3 (2.36%) SOAP
2 3 (2.36%) Web Services
2 3 (2.36%) XML
3 1 (0.79%) Silverlight
3 1 (0.79%) Reactive Extensions
3 1 (0.79%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.45%) CLARiiON
1 12 (9.45%) Celerra
2 5 (3.94%) EqualLogic
3 4 (3.15%) FlexPod
3 4 (3.15%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.79%) iSeries
5 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.79%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.79%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 76 (59.84%) Windows
2 27 (21.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (18.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (11.02%) Windows 7
5 11 (8.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (6.30%) Linux
7 7 (5.51%) Windows 8
8 5 (3.94%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.79%) UNIX
9 1 (0.79%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (15.75%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (12.60%) ITIL
3 10 (7.87%) Migration
3 10 (7.87%) Load Balancing
4 9 (7.09%) Project Management
5 7 (5.51%) CRM
5 7 (5.51%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (5.51%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (4.72%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (3.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.15%) Line Management
9 3 (2.36%) Email Management
9 3 (2.36%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (2.36%) TDD
10 2 (1.57%) Mentoring
10 2 (1.57%) Problem Management
10 2 (1.57%) Time Management
11 1 (0.79%) Performance Management
11 1 (0.79%) Data Migration
11 1 (0.79%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (23.62%) SQL
2 6 (4.72%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.36%) C#
Qualifications
1 127 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 99 (77.95%) MCSE
3 64 (50.39%) MCTS
4 56 (44.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 37 (29.13%) MCSA
6 28 (22.05%) CCA
6 28 (22.05%) Citrix Certification
7 23 (18.11%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (12.60%) CCNA
8 16 (12.60%) VTSP
9 13 (10.24%) CCEE
10 12 (9.45%) CCIA
10 12 (9.45%) NCDA
10 12 (9.45%) NCIE
10 12 (9.45%) VCAP
10 12 (9.45%) CCEA
11 10 (7.87%) Degree
12 8 (6.30%) CCNP
12 8 (6.30%) VCP4
13 5 (3.94%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.94%) SLA
2 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 74 (58.27%) Active Directory
2 73 (57.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (38.58%) Hyper-V
4 34 (26.77%) XenDesktop
5 33 (25.98%) vSphere
6 14 (11.02%) XenApp
7 12 (9.45%) vCloud
8 10 (7.87%) VMware ESX
9 5 (3.94%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (3.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (3.15%) VMware Server
10 4 (3.15%) XenServer
11 3 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.79%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (13.39%) Backup Exec
2 10 (7.87%) SCOM
3 8 (6.30%) WSUS
3 8 (6.30%) MOM
4 6 (4.72%) SCCM
4 6 (4.72%) NetBackup
5 5 (3.94%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 101 (79.53%) Microsoft
2 83 (65.35%) VMware
3 52 (40.94%) Citrix
4 38 (29.92%) Cisco
5 27 (21.26%) NetApp
6 20 (15.75%) HP
7 13 (10.24%) EMC
8 12 (9.45%) 3PAR
9 10 (7.87%) Dell
9 10 (7.87%) IBM
9 10 (7.87%) Symantec
10 8 (6.30%) Avaya
11 7 (5.51%) SonicWALL
12 5 (3.94%) AppSense
13 4 (3.15%) CommVault
13 4 (3.15%) WatchGuard
14 3 (2.36%) Dialogic
14 3 (2.36%) Nortel
14 3 (2.36%) Mitel
14 3 (2.36%) Sage
Kingswinford, West Midlands (County)
Consult Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £26k - 32k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kenilworth, Warwickshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IT Connections
Salary: 22,000 to 30,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TCNS
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago