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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 150 135 92
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -43
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 64 72 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.19% 1.30% 2.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.29% 4.66% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 57 63 108
Average salary £42,000 £39,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £30,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1492 1545 1309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.78% 27.81% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1218 1318 1105
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,728 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +13 42 £42,500 -8.10% 1
Warwickshire +6 10 £31,500 -25.88%
Coventry +5 10 £40,000 +3.89%
Shropshire 0 1 - -
Worcestershire -1 1 £35,000 -17.64%
Staffordshire -16 1 £32,500 -16.66%
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 111 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 94 (84.68%) Microsoft
3 91 (81.98%) MCSE
4 78 (70.27%) Windows
5 71 (63.96%) MS Exchange
6 69 (62.16%) Active Directory
7 67 (60.36%) VMware
8 55 (49.55%) VMware Infrastructure
9 47 (42.34%) MCTS
10 42 (37.84%) Lync
11 40 (36.04%) Hyper-V
11 40 (36.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 39 (35.14%) Exchange Server 2010
13 35 (31.53%) Citrix
13 35 (31.53%) SQL Server
14 33 (29.73%) Unified Communications
15 32 (28.83%) Exchange Server 2013
15 32 (28.83%) Windows Server 2008
16 29 (26.13%) Cisco
17 28 (25.23%) MCSA
18 27 (24.32%) MS Excel
18 27 (24.32%) SAN
18 27 (24.32%) XenDesktop
19 26 (23.42%) Exchange Server 2003
20 25 (22.52%) Exchange Server 2007
21 24 (21.62%) Windows 7
21 24 (21.62%) SharePoint
21 24 (21.62%) DNS
22 23 (20.72%) TCP/IP
22 23 (20.72%) Migration

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 71 (63.96%) MS Exchange
2 42 (37.84%) Lync
3 39 (35.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 32 (28.83%) Exchange Server 2013
5 26 (23.42%) Exchange Server 2003
6 25 (22.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 24 (21.62%) SharePoint
8 13 (11.71%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (3.60%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (3.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2000
10 3 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.90%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (24.32%) MS Excel
2 13 (11.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (7.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.90%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 20 (18.02%) Office 365
2 3 (2.70%) IaaS
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (29.73%) Unified Communications
2 27 (24.32%) SAN
3 24 (21.62%) DNS
4 23 (20.72%) TCP/IP
5 22 (19.82%) VPN
5 22 (19.82%) DHCP
6 13 (11.71%) NAS
7 11 (9.91%) Firewall
8 9 (8.11%) LAN
9 8 (7.21%) Wireless
9 8 (7.21%) NetScaler
10 6 (5.41%) WAN
11 4 (3.60%) WAAS
11 4 (3.60%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (3.60%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (2.70%) IP Telephony
12 3 (2.70%) MPLS
12 3 (2.70%) SMTP
12 3 (2.70%) PBX
12 3 (2.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (31.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.90%) DTS
5 1 (0.90%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 8 (7.21%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (13.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 59 (53.15%) Consultant
2 30 (27.03%) Microsoft Consultant
3 16 (14.41%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (14.41%) Administrator
4 13 (11.71%) Systems Engineer
4 13 (11.71%) Exchange Consultant
5 10 (9.01%) Architect
6 9 (8.11%) Technical Consultant
7 8 (7.21%) Developer
7 8 (7.21%) Analyst
7 8 (7.21%) CRM Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (6.31%) Applications Developer
9 6 (5.41%) Virtualisation Consultant
10 5 (4.50%) Support Engineer
11 4 (3.60%) Support Analyst
11 4 (3.60%) Help Desk Analyst
11 4 (3.60%) Network Engineer
11 4 (3.60%) Storage Architect
11 4 (3.60%) Storage Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.21%) .NET
1 8 (7.21%) SOAP
1 8 (7.21%) Web Services
1 8 (7.21%) XML
1 8 (7.21%) WCF
2 4 (3.60%) Silverlight
2 4 (3.60%) Reactive Extensions
2 4 (3.60%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 3 (2.70%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.41%) CLARiiON
1 6 (5.41%) Celerra
2 4 (3.60%) Clustering
2 4 (3.60%) Client/Server
2 4 (3.60%) Blackberry
2 4 (3.60%) Replication
3 3 (2.70%) EqualLogic
4 1 (0.90%) iPad
4 1 (0.90%) iPhone
4 1 (0.90%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 78 (70.27%) Windows
2 32 (28.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (21.62%) Windows 7
4 15 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (9.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.50%) Linux
7 4 (3.60%) Android
7 4 (3.60%) Windows Phone
7 4 (3.60%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.70%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.90%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.72%) Migration
2 17 (15.32%) Load Balancing
3 16 (14.41%) ITIL
4 14 (12.61%) Project Management
5 13 (11.71%) Technical Architecture
5 13 (11.71%) Technical Analysis
6 9 (8.11%) CRM
7 8 (7.21%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (7.21%) TDD
8 6 (5.41%) Service Delivery
9 5 (4.50%) Network Load Balancing
9 5 (4.50%) Integration Testing
10 4 (3.60%) Data Migration
10 4 (3.60%) Data Protection
10 4 (3.60%) MVVM
10 4 (3.60%) Project Planning
10 4 (3.60%) Data Modelling
10 4 (3.60%) Workflow
11 3 (2.70%) PRINCE2
12 2 (1.80%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.91%) SQL
2 8 (7.21%) C#
3 5 (4.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 111 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 91 (81.98%) MCSE
3 47 (42.34%) MCTS
4 40 (36.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 28 (25.23%) MCSA
6 21 (18.92%) Degree
6 21 (18.92%) Citrix Certification
7 16 (14.41%) CCA
7 16 (14.41%) CCEE
8 14 (12.61%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (9.91%) CCNA
10 10 (9.01%) Security Cleared
11 9 (8.11%) CCIA
12 7 (6.31%) NCDA
12 7 (6.31%) VCAP
12 7 (6.31%) CCEA
13 6 (5.41%) NCIE
14 5 (4.50%) SC Cleared
14 5 (4.50%) MCP
15 4 (3.60%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.80%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.90%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 69 (62.16%) Active Directory
2 55 (49.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (36.04%) Hyper-V
4 27 (24.32%) XenDesktop
5 17 (15.32%) vSphere
6 15 (13.51%) XenApp
7 9 (8.11%) XenServer
8 7 (6.31%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (5.41%) vCloud
10 4 (3.60%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (3.60%) UAG
10 4 (3.60%) VMware Server
11 3 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (1.80%) Terminal Server
12 2 (1.80%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.90%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 8 (7.21%) SCCM
2 7 (6.31%) SCOM
3 4 (3.60%) MOM
3 4 (3.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (3.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (3.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (2.70%) XenMobile
5 2 (1.80%) SCSM
5 2 (1.80%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.80%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.90%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 94 (84.68%) Microsoft
2 67 (60.36%) VMware
3 35 (31.53%) Citrix
4 29 (26.13%) Cisco
5 15 (13.51%) Dell
6 14 (12.61%) Nortel
6 14 (12.61%) Avaya
6 14 (12.61%) Mitel
6 14 (12.61%) Dialogic
7 11 (9.91%) HP
8 10 (9.01%) NetApp
9 8 (7.21%) EMC
10 5 (4.50%) Veeam
11 4 (3.60%) 3PAR
11 4 (3.60%) WatchGuard
11 4 (3.60%) SonicWALL
11 4 (3.60%) SAP
11 4 (3.60%) CheckPoint
11 4 (3.60%) Symantec
12 3 (2.70%) Apple
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