Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 283 309 272
Rank change year-on-year +26 -37 -72
Permanent jobs citing MCITP 42 33 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.41% 0.29% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.77% 1.10% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 34 25 50
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -3.45% -13.69%
10th Percentile £27,100 £19,900 £22,375
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £49,200
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 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 2374 3000 2736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 23.44% 26.25% 25.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1822 2196 2179
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,480
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 24 November 2017.

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 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
Birmingham +24 19 £37,500 -9.64%
Solihull - 7 £35,000 - 1
Shropshire - 6 £55,000 -
Staffordshire +17 3 £27,500 -42.11%
Warwickshire 0 3 £34,000 +17.24%
Worcestershire -2 3 £45,000 +20.00% 1
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 West Midlands region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 42 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (92.86%) Windows
3 38 (90.48%) VMware
3 38 (90.48%) Windows Server
4 35 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 33 (78.57%) Microsoft
5 33 (78.57%) Active Directory
6 31 (73.81%) MCSE
7 30 (71.43%) MCSA
8 29 (69.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 26 (61.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 25 (59.52%) Hyper-V
11 18 (42.86%) Citrix
12 15 (35.71%) SCOM
13 14 (33.33%) SAN
14 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (30.95%) WSUS
15 12 (28.57%) SCCM
15 12 (28.57%) SharePoint
16 11 (26.19%) IIS
16 11 (26.19%) Veeam
16 11 (26.19%) vSphere
16 11 (26.19%) Backup Exec
16 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
17 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
18 9 (21.43%) NAS
18 9 (21.43%) VCP4
18 9 (21.43%) DNS
18 9 (21.43%) DHCP
19 8 (19.05%) Driving Licence

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 12 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 11 (26.19%) IIS
3 6 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.76%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (11.90%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) SAN
2 9 (21.43%) DHCP
2 9 (21.43%) DNS
2 9 (21.43%) NAS
3 7 (16.67%) iSCSI
4 3 (7.14%) Firewall
5 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.38%) VLAN
6 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (30.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) Technical Support
5 6 (14.29%) Server Support
5 6 (14.29%) Technical Leader
6 4 (9.52%) Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (9.52%) Wintel Specialist
6 4 (9.52%) Wintel Technical Specialist
7 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (7.14%) IT Manager
7 3 (7.14%) IT Technical Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Technical Manager
8 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) IT Support
8 2 (4.76%) Server Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Driving Licence
2 6 (14.29%) Clustering
3 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) iPad
4 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 39 (92.86%) Windows
2 38 (90.48%) Windows Server
3 29 (69.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (9.52%) Windows Vista
7 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
7 3 (7.14%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
1 7 (16.67%) Project Management
1 7 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (14.29%) Change Management
2 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 6 (14.29%) Service Management
2 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (11.90%) ITIL
4 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.14%) Hardware Maintenance
5 3 (7.14%) Line Management
5 3 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (7.14%) Presales
6 2 (4.76%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.76%) DNA
6 2 (4.76%) High Availability
6 2 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.38%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (73.81%) MCSE
3 30 (71.43%) MCSA
4 26 (61.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (21.43%) VCP4
6 7 (16.67%) VCP5
7 3 (7.14%) CCA
7 3 (7.14%) CCNA
7 3 (7.14%) CCNP
7 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (7.14%) MCTS
8 2 (4.76%) MCP
9 1 (2.38%) DBS Check
9 1 (2.38%) HNC
9 1 (2.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO 22301
1 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 25 (59.52%) Hyper-V
4 11 (26.19%) vSphere
5 6 (14.29%) UAG
6 5 (11.90%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (35.71%) SCOM
2 13 (30.95%) WSUS
3 12 (28.57%) SCCM
4 11 (26.19%) Backup Exec
5 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
5 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 5 (11.90%) MOM
6 5 (11.90%) vCenter Server
7 4 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 38 (90.48%) VMware
2 33 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 18 (42.86%) Citrix
4 11 (26.19%) Veeam
5 7 (16.67%) Cisco
6 6 (14.29%) NetApp
7 4 (9.52%) arcserve
7 4 (9.52%) Barracuda Networks
7 4 (9.52%) EMC
7 4 (9.52%) McAfee
7 4 (9.52%) Symantec
7 4 (9.52%) Veritas
8 3 (7.14%) Fortinet
8 3 (7.14%) HP
8 3 (7.14%) SAP
9 2 (4.76%) Lotus
9 2 (4.76%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (2.38%) IBM