Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for MCITP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 271 282 299
Rank change year-on-year +11 +17 -61
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 33 33 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.34% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.31% 1.41% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 31 32 58
West Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £33,750 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -8.78% +8.82%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,350
90th Percentile £47,500 £46,625 £53,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%

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 West Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,513 2,336 3,298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 26.39% 23.79% 26.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,606 1,839 2,444
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,050 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +4.44%

MCITP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for MCITP 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for MCITP in the West Midlands

MCITP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCITP in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for MCITP in the West Midlands

MCITP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 June 2018. 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
Birmingham -14 9 £40,000 +6.67% 2
Solihull +11 7 £41,500 +18.57%
Coventry - 4 £45,000 - 1
Staffordshire 0 3 £36,000 +28.57% 2
Shropshire - 3 £40,500 - 1
Warwickshire +12 2 £33,000 -47.20% 1
Worcestershire +12 2 £42,500 +20.57% 1
MCITP
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT jobs citing MCITP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (78.79%) Windows
3 25 (75.76%) MCSE
3 25 (75.76%) Active Directory
3 25 (75.76%) VMware
4 24 (72.73%) Windows Server
5 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
6 19 (57.58%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (45.45%) MCSA
7 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (42.42%) Office 365
9 12 (36.36%) ITIL
9 12 (36.36%) Cisco
10 11 (33.33%) SAN
10 11 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
12 9 (27.27%) NetApp
13 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (24.24%) CCNA
13 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (24.24%) Firewall
13 8 (24.24%) DHCP
13 8 (24.24%) DNS
13 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
13 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Office
13 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
14 7 (21.21%) Finance
15 6 (18.18%) CheckPoint

MCITP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.06%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MIS ActiveH
1 1 (3.03%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 14 (42.42%) Office 365
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) SAN
2 8 (24.24%) DHCP
2 8 (24.24%) DNS
2 8 (24.24%) Firewall
3 6 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (18.18%) LAN
3 6 (18.18%) SSL
3 6 (18.18%) WAN
4 5 (15.15%) IPsec
5 4 (12.12%) NAS
5 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.06%) iSCSI
6 2 (6.06%) Kerberos
6 2 (6.06%) MPLS
6 2 (6.06%) SNMP
6 2 (6.06%) VLAN
6 2 (6.06%) VoIP
6 2 (6.06%) WLAN
7 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Power BI
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Automotive
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Support Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Support
5 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Technical Support
5 5 (15.15%) Technical Support Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Team Leader
7 3 (9.09%) Server Specialist
7 3 (9.09%) Windows Specialist
8 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.03%) Replication
4 1 (3.03%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 26 (78.79%) Windows
2 24 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
4 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (18.18%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) ITIL
2 6 (18.18%) DNA
2 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 5 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (12.12%) IT Strategy
5 3 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 3 (9.09%) Decision-Making
5 3 (9.09%) Migration
6 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.06%) Hardware Maintenance
6 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.06%) Line Management
6 2 (6.06%) Logistics
6 2 (6.06%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (6.06%) Presales
6 2 (6.06%) Project Management
6 2 (6.06%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (3.03%) IT Asset Management
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.03%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (75.76%) MCSE
3 15 (45.45%) MCSA
4 11 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (24.24%) CCNA
5 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (12.12%) HNC
7 4 (12.12%) HND
7 4 (12.12%) MCP
7 4 (12.12%) MCTS
8 3 (9.09%) Degree
9 2 (6.06%) CCA
9 2 (6.06%) CCNP
9 2 (6.06%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (6.06%) VCP5
9 2 (6.06%) VCP6
10 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
10 1 (3.03%) MCDBA
10 1 (3.03%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (75.76%) Active Directory
2 19 (57.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
4 4 (12.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) SCCM
1 6 (18.18%) WSUS
2 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (75.76%) VMware
2 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (36.36%) Cisco
4 9 (27.27%) NetApp
5 6 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 6 (18.18%) Nimble Storage
6 4 (12.12%) Citrix
7 2 (6.06%) Fortinet
7 2 (6.06%) HP
7 2 (6.06%) Veeam
8 1 (3.03%) Avaya