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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 89 82
Rank change year-on-year -2 -7  
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 5 13 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.46% 0.98% 2.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.36% 3.87% 10.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 43
Median salary £45,000 £22,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +104.54% -37.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 212 336 408
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 19.68% 25.44% 23.19%
Number of salaries quoted 140 276 298
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,215 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCITP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing MCITP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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
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 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +4 5 £45,000 +104.54% 2
MCITP
North West

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
3 16 (76.19%) Windows
3 16 (76.19%) MCSE
3 16 (76.19%) Windows Server
4 14 (66.67%) MCSA
4 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 13 (61.90%) VMware
6 12 (57.14%) SQL
6 12 (57.14%) ITIL
7 11 (52.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (42.86%) Process Improvement
9 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
10 8 (38.10%) vSphere
11 7 (33.33%) vRealize
12 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
13 5 (23.81%) MCP
13 5 (23.81%) DHCP
13 5 (23.81%) DNS
13 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
13 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (23.81%) Office 365
13 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
13 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (19.05%) Firewall
14 4 (19.05%) MCTS
14 4 (19.05%) Degree

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 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) DHCP
1 5 (23.81%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) MPLS
3 1 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (4.76%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) VLAN
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) IT Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) IT Support
2 5 (23.81%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 4 (19.05%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) DBA
4 3 (14.29%) SQL DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) ICT Technician
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (4.76%) IT Technician
6 1 (4.76%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
1 16 (76.19%) Windows Server
2 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
2 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) Mac OS X
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) ITIL
2 9 (42.86%) Process Improvement
3 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (76.19%) MCSE
3 14 (66.67%) MCSA
4 11 (52.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (23.81%) MCP
6 4 (19.05%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) MCTS
7 3 (14.29%) MCDBA
8 2 (9.52%) NCDA
9 1 (4.76%) CCA
9 1 (4.76%) CCNA
9 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (38.10%) vSphere
4 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 13 (61.90%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) Apple
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco
5 2 (9.52%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) Alteryx
6 1 (4.76%) Tableau
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