Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 338 289 269
Rank change year-on-year -49 -20 -33
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 42 72 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.32% 0.58% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.51% 2.56% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 41 65 58
North West median annual salary £22,500 £36,500 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.36% +50.52% -26.52%
10th Percentile £18,500 £19,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £51,250 £47,875
England median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -1.32% -1.30% -3.75%

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 the North West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North West
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2783 2814 3298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.00% 22.54% 25.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2128 2228 2516
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

MCITP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing MCITP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 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
Cheshire -49 30 £21,500 -41.89%
Manchester -17 11 £34,150 -24.11% 5
Merseyside +20 1 £42,500 -
MCITP
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 North West region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 42 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (85.71%) Windows
3 35 (83.33%) MCSA
4 25 (59.52%) MS Exchange
5 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
5 22 (52.38%) CCNA
5 22 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
6 20 (47.62%) Office 365
7 18 (42.86%) Windows Server
8 17 (40.48%) MCSE
9 15 (35.71%) VMware
9 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (33.33%) Windows 7
10 14 (33.33%) CCENT
10 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (33.33%) SQL
11 12 (28.57%) Firewall
12 11 (26.19%) MCP
12 11 (26.19%) Data Centre
13 10 (23.81%) DHCP
13 10 (23.81%) DNS
13 10 (23.81%) Mac OS X
13 10 (23.81%) Apple
13 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (23.81%) Windows 8
14 9 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
14 9 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
15 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
15 8 (19.05%) SQL Server

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 25 (59.52%) MS Exchange
2 9 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.76%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (47.62%) Office 365
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.76%) IaaS
3 2 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) Firewall
2 10 (23.81%) DHCP
2 10 (23.81%) DNS
3 5 (11.90%) WAN
4 4 (9.52%) LAN
4 4 (9.52%) MPLS
4 4 (9.52%) PBX
4 4 (9.52%) VoIP
5 3 (7.14%) SAN
5 3 (7.14%) VPN
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (4.76%) Internet
6 2 (4.76%) NAS
6 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.76%) Unified Communications
6 2 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.38%) LDAP
7 1 (2.38%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Support Engineer
2 13 (30.95%) Analyst
2 13 (30.95%) Support Analyst
3 10 (23.81%) IT Support
4 9 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (19.05%) IT Engineer
5 8 (19.05%) IT Support Engineer
6 7 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 7 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (11.90%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 5 (11.90%) Junior
7 5 (11.90%) Junior Analyst
7 5 (11.90%) Junior Support Analyst
8 4 (9.52%) 1st Line Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) DBA
9 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Data Centre
2 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.76%) BYOD
3 2 (4.76%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.76%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.38%) Replication
4 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 36 (85.71%) Windows
2 18 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 10 (23.81%) Mac OS X
5 10 (23.81%) Windows 8
5 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.76%) Linux
6 2 (4.76%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.29%) ITIL
2 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (11.90%) High Availability
3 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (9.52%) ITIL V3
3 4 (9.52%) Process Improvement
3 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
3 4 (9.52%) Software Licensing
4 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 3 (7.14%) Service Management
5 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.76%) Change Control
5 2 (4.76%) Email Filtering
5 2 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (4.76%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (4.76%) Release Management
5 2 (4.76%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 2 (4.76%) Web Filtering
6 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (83.33%) MCSA
3 22 (52.38%) CCNA
3 22 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (40.48%) MCSE
5 14 (33.33%) CCENT
6 11 (26.19%) MCP
7 6 (14.29%) Degree
8 2 (4.76%) MCTS
8 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Failover Clustering
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.38%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 15 (35.71%) VMware
3 10 (23.81%) Apple
4 6 (14.29%) Cisco
5 4 (9.52%) Citrix
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle
7 2 (4.76%) Mitel
8 1 (2.38%) HP
8 1 (2.38%) McAfee