The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 75 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.19% 0.22% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.44% 0.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £48,500 £31,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.45% -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -15.00%
MCTS
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Qualifications Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
229 140 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 42.41% 30.24% 48.08%
Number of salaries quoted 184 106 220
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +6.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,650 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of job ads across the Basingstoke region citing MCTS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

MCTS
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCTS across the Basingstoke region.

MCTS Salary Trend in Basingstoke

MCTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing MCTS 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for MCTS.

1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) MOM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) PABX
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) PABX
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Lync Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) MOM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) VMware