The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for MCITP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
England / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 259 215 172
Rank change year-on-year -44 -43  
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 12 19 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.18% 0.34% 1.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.81% 1.41% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 55
Median salary £31,000 £42,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.05% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,513 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.16% +10.00%  

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 the North West.

Academic & Professional Certification
North West
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1490 1346 1547
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 22.06% 24.29% 24.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1159 1130 1242
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

MCITP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

MCITP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for MCITP in the North West

MCITP
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCITP in the North West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MCITP in the North West

MCITP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Cheshire -37 6 £37,500 -14.28% 3
Merseyside -8 3 £31,000 - 1
Manchester -22 2 £26,500 +29.26% 1
Lancashire +6 1 £22,000 +2.32%
MCITP
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 North West region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 36 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (83.33%) Windows
3 27 (75.00%) VMware
4 24 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 21 (58.33%) MS Exchange
6 20 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (52.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 15 (41.67%) MCSA
9 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
10 14 (38.89%) CCNA
10 14 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (36.11%) Data Centre
11 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
12 11 (30.56%) MCSE
12 11 (30.56%) NetApp
12 11 (30.56%) vSphere
12 11 (30.56%) NCDA
12 11 (30.56%) Windows Server
13 10 (27.78%) Cisco
13 10 (27.78%) TCP/IP
14 9 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
15 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
15 8 (22.22%) Finance
15 8 (22.22%) ITIL
15 8 (22.22%) LAN
15 8 (22.22%) WAN
15 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
16 7 (19.44%) Hyper-V

MCITP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (19.44%) IIS
4 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Office 365
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) TCP/IP
2 9 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
3 8 (22.22%) LAN
3 8 (22.22%) WAN
4 7 (19.44%) DHCP
4 7 (19.44%) DNS
4 7 (19.44%) Firewall
5 6 (16.67%) VPN
6 5 (13.89%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (11.11%) VoIP
8 3 (8.33%) Network Security
9 2 (5.56%) NetScaler
9 2 (5.56%) SAN
10 1 (2.78%) Internet
10 1 (2.78%) NAS
10 1 (2.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
1 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Analyst
2 14 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 8 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (22.22%) Support Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Server Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Server Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Service Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
6 4 (11.11%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (5.56%) Citrix Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Data Centre
2 6 (16.67%) FlexPod
3 2 (5.56%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.56%) RSA SecurID
3 2 (5.56%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 30 (83.33%) Windows
2 20 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (30.56%) Windows Server
5 7 (19.44%) Windows 7
6 5 (13.89%) Data ONTAP
6 5 (13.89%) Linux
6 5 (13.89%) Mac OS
7 4 (11.11%) Ubuntu
8 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
8 2 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) ITIL
2 6 (16.67%) Change Management
2 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (13.89%) Service Management
4 3 (8.33%) Document Management
4 3 (8.33%) Supplier Management
4 3 (8.33%) Task Automation
5 2 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (5.56%) Process Improvement
5 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.78%) High Availability
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.78%) Project Management
6 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) PowerShell
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 15 (41.67%) MCSA
4 14 (38.89%) CCNA
4 14 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (30.56%) MCSE
5 11 (30.56%) NCDA
6 7 (19.44%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (13.89%) CCA
8 4 (11.11%) MCDST
9 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
9 3 (8.33%) NCIE
9 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
9 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
9 3 (8.33%) VCAP
10 2 (5.56%) CCAA
10 2 (5.56%) CCENT
10 2 (5.56%) Degree
10 2 (5.56%) MCTS
11 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 19 (52.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (30.56%) vSphere
4 7 (19.44%) Hyper-V
5 6 (16.67%) Terminal Services
6 3 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.56%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) VMware
2 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (30.56%) NetApp
4 10 (27.78%) Cisco
5 6 (16.67%) HP
6 4 (11.11%) Avaya
6 4 (11.11%) IBM
6 4 (11.11%) Sophos
7 3 (8.33%) Citrix
8 2 (5.56%) AppSense
8 2 (5.56%) Clearswift
8 2 (5.56%) MobileIron
8 2 (5.56%) Veeam
9 1 (2.78%) Alteryx
9 1 (2.78%) Dell
9 1 (2.78%) Symantec
9 1 (2.78%) Tableau
9 1 (2.78%) Wonderware
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Salary: £35k - 38k per year
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Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + bens
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IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 13 days ago