Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 274 298 271
Rank change year-on-year +24 -27 -51
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 35 17 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.17% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.53% 0.69% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 31 13 58
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -5.41% -1.33%
10th Percentile £26,500 £21,300 £28,625
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,650 £53,250
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +1.27%

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 2,286 2,476 2,800
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 23.40% 24.23% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,580 1,843 2,204
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,309 £62,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 25 February 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 25 February 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
Solihull - 13 £38,000 -
Birmingham +20 10 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Warwickshire +8 6 £33,750 -46.00%
Worcestershire +14 5 £42,500 +12.58% 1
Staffordshire - 1 £24,000 - 2
MCITP
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 31 (88.57%) VMware
2 31 (88.57%) Windows
2 31 (88.57%) Microsoft
2 31 (88.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (88.57%) Windows Server
3 27 (77.14%) Active Directory
4 25 (71.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 20 (57.14%) Hyper-V
5 20 (57.14%) MCSE
5 20 (57.14%) Citrix
6 17 (48.57%) MCSA
7 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (37.14%) Cisco
9 12 (34.29%) VCP5
10 10 (28.57%) SAN
11 9 (25.71%) SharePoint
11 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
11 9 (25.71%) Office 365
11 9 (25.71%) SCCM
11 9 (25.71%) Finance
12 8 (22.86%) iSCSI
12 8 (22.86%) vSphere
12 8 (22.86%) Veeam
12 8 (22.86%) CCNA
12 8 (22.86%) IIS
12 8 (22.86%) ITIL
12 8 (22.86%) Project Management
12 8 (22.86%) Backup Exec

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 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
1 9 (25.71%) SharePoint
2 8 (22.86%) IIS
3 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Office 365
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) SAN
2 8 (22.86%) iSCSI
3 6 (17.14%) Firewall
4 5 (14.29%) DHCP
4 5 (14.29%) DNS
5 4 (11.43%) NAS
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.71%) LAN
6 2 (5.71%) SSL
6 2 (5.71%) WAN
7 1 (2.86%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Power BI
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Back Office
2 2 (5.71%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (34.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 11 (31.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (17.14%) Technical Specialist
4 6 (17.14%) Wintel Specialist
4 6 (17.14%) Wintel Technical Specialist
5 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 5 (14.29%) Technical Support
6 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) IT Manager
6 4 (11.43%) IT Technical Manager
6 4 (11.43%) Server Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Technical Manager
7 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
7 3 (8.57%) IT Support
7 3 (8.57%) Support Specialist
7 3 (8.57%) Technical Support Specialist
7 3 (8.57%) Wintel Support
8 2 (5.71%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
1 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (11.43%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 31 (88.57%) Windows
1 31 (88.57%) Windows Server
2 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
4 5 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Vista
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) ITIL
1 8 (22.86%) Project Management
2 5 (14.29%) DNA
3 4 (11.43%) Hardware Maintenance
3 4 (11.43%) Line Management
3 4 (11.43%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (11.43%) Presales
3 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.71%) ITIL V3
4 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.86%) Data Management
5 1 (2.86%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.86%) Python
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (71.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 20 (57.14%) MCSE
4 17 (48.57%) MCSA
5 12 (34.29%) VCP5
6 8 (22.86%) CCNA
6 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (17.14%) CCA
7 6 (17.14%) CCNP
7 6 (17.14%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (17.14%) MCTS
7 6 (17.14%) VCP4
8 5 (14.29%) MCP
9 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (5.71%) VCP6
10 1 (2.86%) Degree
10 1 (2.86%) HNC
10 1 (2.86%) HND
10 1 (2.86%) MCDBA
10 1 (2.86%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (88.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (77.14%) Active Directory
3 20 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 8 (22.86%) vSphere
5 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) SCCM
2 8 (22.86%) Backup Exec
3 5 (14.29%) WSUS
4 4 (11.43%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (11.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (88.57%) Microsoft
1 31 (88.57%) VMware
2 20 (57.14%) Citrix
3 13 (37.14%) Cisco
4 8 (22.86%) Veeam
5 6 (17.14%) arcserve
5 6 (17.14%) Veritas
6 5 (14.29%) NetApp
6 5 (14.29%) Nimble Storage
7 4 (11.43%) Barracuda Networks
7 4 (11.43%) Fortinet
7 4 (11.43%) HP
7 4 (11.43%) McAfee
7 4 (11.43%) Symantec
8 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.86%) Lotus