The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 72 85 96
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 3 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.45% 0.22% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.00% 0.66% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 11
Median salary £45,000 £37,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -22.10%
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.71% -12.50%
MCTS
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
150 302 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 22.26% 33.67% 28.07%
Number of salaries quoted 120 259 291
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

MCTS
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

MCTS
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCTS within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable +29 1 £45,000 +5.88%
MCTS
East of England

MCTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for MCTS.

1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 5 (100.00%) MCITP
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Software Deployment
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) CCA
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (40.00%) AppSense
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (40.00%) Fintech

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Security Support Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Server Support
3 2 (40.00%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Wintel Support
3 2 (40.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell Specialist
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM Specialist
4 1 (20.00%) UAT Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Specialist
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Specialist
4 1 (20.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Wintel Server Specialist
4 1 (20.00%) Wintel Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Fintech
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCITP
1 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCA
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec
3 2 (40.00%) AppSense
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £45,500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago