Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 272 280 319
Rank change year-on-year +8 +39 -75
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 35 46 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.46% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.48% 1.92% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 34 41 29
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +15.38% -4.41%
10th Percentile £32,950 £27,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £46,750 £39,375 £49,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%

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 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 2,371 2,395 3,223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 26.98% 24.01% 26.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,547 1,909 2,342
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.64% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 -8 11 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Coventry - 6 £45,000 -
Solihull +5 5 £45,000 +28.57%
Shropshire +18 3 £40,500 -26.36%
Staffordshire +11 3 £37,500 +33.93%
Worcestershire +6 1 £25,500 -32.00% 1
Warwickshire - 1 £22,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £40,000 - 1
MCITP
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 35 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (85.71%) Windows
3 29 (82.86%) MCSE
4 27 (77.14%) Microsoft
4 27 (77.14%) Active Directory
4 27 (77.14%) VMware
4 27 (77.14%) Windows Server
5 22 (62.86%) MCSA
6 21 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (57.14%) NetApp
8 19 (54.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (54.29%) Office 365
9 18 (51.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (48.57%) Microsoft Office
11 16 (45.71%) DHCP
11 16 (45.71%) DNS
11 16 (45.71%) Data Centre
11 16 (45.71%) Microsoft Azure
12 15 (42.86%) Windows 7
12 15 (42.86%) SCCM
12 15 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 14 (40.00%) WSUS
13 14 (40.00%) Nimble Storage
13 14 (40.00%) Windows 8
14 11 (31.43%) MS Exchange
14 11 (31.43%) ITIL
15 10 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 8 (22.86%) SAN
17 7 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 6 (17.14%) Finance

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 11 (31.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MIS ActiveH
1 1 (2.86%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 19 (54.29%) Office 365
2 16 (45.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (45.71%) DHCP
1 16 (45.71%) DNS
2 8 (22.86%) SAN
3 4 (11.43%) LAN
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (8.57%) Firewall
4 3 (8.57%) IPsec
4 3 (8.57%) SSL
4 3 (8.57%) WAN
5 2 (5.71%) Kerberos
5 2 (5.71%) MPLS
5 2 (5.71%) NAS
5 2 (5.71%) SNMP
5 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.71%) VLAN
5 2 (5.71%) WLAN
6 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Automotive
2 2 (5.71%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Technical Leader
2 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Team Leader
3 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Server Specialist
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Specialist
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Team Leader
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Replication
4 1 (2.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 30 (85.71%) Windows
2 27 (77.14%) Windows Server
3 19 (54.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (51.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (42.86%) Windows 7
6 14 (40.00%) Windows 8
7 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 10 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (17.14%) DNA
3 6 (17.14%) Server Management
4 5 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (11.43%) IT Strategy
6 3 (8.57%) Data Migration
6 3 (8.57%) Decision-Making
6 3 (8.57%) Migration
6 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (5.71%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (2.86%) Analytical Thinking
8 1 (2.86%) Break/Fix
8 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.86%) Information Security
8 1 (2.86%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.86%) IT Asset Management
8 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (82.86%) MCSE
3 22 (62.86%) MCSA
4 15 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (14.29%) MCP
6 4 (11.43%) HNC
6 4 (11.43%) HND
6 4 (11.43%) MCTS
7 3 (8.57%) CCNA
7 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (8.57%) Degree
7 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (5.71%) A+ Certification
9 1 (2.86%) CCENT
9 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (77.14%) Active Directory
2 21 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (8.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (42.86%) SCCM
2 14 (40.00%) WSUS
3 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (77.14%) Microsoft
1 27 (77.14%) VMware
2 20 (57.14%) NetApp
3 14 (40.00%) Nimble Storage
4 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) Avaya