Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 227 272 307
Rank change year-on-year +45 +35 -27
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 45 47 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.58% 0.48% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.03% 2.09% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 46 39 17
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +15.38% -12.16%
10th Percentile £27,375 £26,450 £19,000
90th Percentile £44,375 £47,500 £42,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -6.25%

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 2,218 2,246 2,675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.59% 23.05% 25.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,474 1,639 1,952
West Midlands median annual salary £43,429 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 +13 18 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Staffordshire +33 13 £40,000 +45.45%
Solihull +8 8 £43,750 +15.13%
Coventry - 3 £33,750 -
Warwickshire +20 1 £22,500 -33.33%
Wolverhampton - 1 £40,000 -
MCITP
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 45 (100.00%) Windows
1 45 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 45 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (97.78%) VMware
3 40 (88.89%) Microsoft
4 38 (84.44%) Office 365
5 32 (71.11%) DNS
5 32 (71.11%) DHCP
6 30 (66.67%) MCSE
7 29 (64.44%) Windows Server
8 26 (57.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 26 (57.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 25 (55.56%) MCSA
9 25 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 24 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 24 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 24 (53.33%) MS Exchange
11 23 (51.11%) Data Centre
12 21 (46.67%) Windows 7
13 20 (44.44%) SCCM
13 20 (44.44%) NetApp
14 19 (42.22%) Microsoft Office
14 19 (42.22%) WSUS
14 19 (42.22%) Windows 8
14 19 (42.22%) Nimble Storage
15 15 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
16 14 (31.11%) SAN
17 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2003
17 13 (28.89%) TCP/IP
17 13 (28.89%) NAS

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 24 (53.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (42.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 38 (84.44%) Office 365
2 24 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.22%) IaaS
4 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (71.11%) DHCP
1 32 (71.11%) DNS
2 14 (31.11%) SAN
3 13 (28.89%) NAS
3 13 (28.89%) TCP/IP
4 12 (26.67%) Kerberos
4 12 (26.67%) MPLS
4 12 (26.67%) SNMP
4 12 (26.67%) VLAN
4 12 (26.67%) WLAN
5 3 (6.67%) Firewall
6 2 (4.44%) Network Security
6 2 (4.44%) VoIP
7 1 (2.22%) LAN
7 1 (2.22%) Unified Communications
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Technical Leader
2 10 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Team Leader
4 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 6 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Wintel Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Support Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Technical Support
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Support
8 2 (4.44%) Wintel Support
8 2 (4.44%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (51.11%) Data Centre
2 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) Clustering
3 4 (8.89%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.44%) Online Games
6 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (64.44%) Windows Server
3 25 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (46.67%) Windows 7
6 19 (42.22%) Windows 8
7 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (26.67%) Information Security
3 11 (24.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 11 (24.44%) Mobile Device Management
4 8 (17.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (17.78%) DNA
5 6 (13.33%) Integration Testing
5 6 (13.33%) Server Management
5 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 5 (11.11%) ITIL
7 3 (6.67%) ITIL V3
8 2 (4.44%) Decision-Making
8 2 (4.44%) Line Management
8 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (2.22%) Customer-Centricity
9 1 (2.22%) IT Strategy
9 1 (2.22%) Migration
9 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.22%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (66.67%) MCSE
3 26 (57.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 25 (55.56%) MCSA
5 12 (26.67%) Degree
6 3 (6.67%) CCA
6 3 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (6.67%) MCTS
7 2 (4.44%) MCP
8 1 (2.22%) A+ Certification
8 1 (2.22%) CCAA
8 1 (2.22%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 26 (57.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (44.44%) SCCM
2 19 (42.22%) WSUS
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (6.67%) SCOM
5 2 (4.44%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 44 (97.78%) VMware
2 40 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 20 (44.44%) NetApp
4 19 (42.22%) Nimble Storage
5 11 (24.44%) Avaya
6 4 (8.89%) Citrix
7 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.44%) Dell
7 2 (4.44%) EMC
7 2 (4.44%) HP
7 2 (4.44%) Symantec
8 1 (2.22%) Cisco
8 1 (2.22%) Juniper
8 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds