Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for MCITP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 103 141
Rank change year-on-year -48 +38 -2
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 28 44 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.92% 1.97% 1.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.49% 8.87% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 27 40 40
Cheshire median annual salary £21,500 £37,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.89% +60.87% -28.13%
10th Percentile £17,000 £18,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £25,750 £45,000 £48,750
North West median annual salary £22,500 £37,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year -39.19% +42.31% -21.21%

MCITP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 624 496 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 20.42% 22.18% 23.11%
Number of salaries quoted 424 399 601
Cheshire median annual salary £40,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.19% +2.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £20,750 £22,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £58,750
North West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +3.90%

MCITP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing MCITP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for MCITP in Cheshire

MCITP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCITP in Cheshire.

Salary trend for MCITP in Cheshire

MCITP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCITP in Cheshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MCITP in Cheshire

MCITP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -2 11 £19,500 -56.67% 2
Wilmslow +2 10 £21,500 -2.27%
MCITP
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing MCITP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (92.86%) MCSA
3 22 (78.57%) Windows
4 21 (75.00%) MS Exchange
5 16 (57.14%) CCNA
5 16 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (46.43%) CCENT
6 13 (46.43%) Office 365
7 12 (42.86%) Windows 7
8 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (39.29%) VMware
8 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
8 11 (39.29%) MCSE
8 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
9 10 (35.71%) SQL
9 10 (35.71%) MCP
9 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
9 10 (35.71%) Mac OS X
9 10 (35.71%) Apple
9 10 (35.71%) Firewall
9 10 (35.71%) Windows 8
9 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (32.14%) DHCP
10 9 (32.14%) DNS
11 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
11 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
12 6 (21.43%) Computer Science

MCITP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 13 (46.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) Firewall
2 9 (32.14%) DHCP
2 9 (32.14%) DNS
3 2 (7.14%) LAN
3 2 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.57%) PBX
4 1 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.57%) VoIP
4 1 (3.57%) VPN
General
1 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Support Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) Support Analyst
3 9 (32.14%) IT Support
4 8 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (28.57%) IT Engineer
4 8 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
5 7 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 7 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (17.86%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (17.86%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 4 (14.29%) 1st Line Engineer
7 4 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 4 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (14.29%) Junior
7 4 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
7 4 (14.29%) Junior Support Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Exchange Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
3 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (35.71%) Mac OS X
4 10 (35.71%) Windows 8
4 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (3.57%) Change Control
1 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
1 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
1 1 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (92.86%) MCSA
3 16 (57.14%) CCNA
3 16 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (46.43%) CCENT
5 11 (39.29%) MCSE
6 10 (35.71%) MCP
7 6 (21.43%) Degree
8 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (3.57%) CCA
9 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
1 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
1 11 (39.29%) VMware
2 10 (35.71%) Apple
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco
3 1 (3.57%) Mitel