The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 59 50 62
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 1 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.24% 1.99% 1.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.46% 4.71% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 6
Median salary £27,500 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +57.14%
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.35% -15.00%
MCTS
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
216 170 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 50.94% 42.18% 52.44%
Number of salaries quoted 145 125 140
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,100 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

MCTS
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Bracknell

MCTS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for MCTS.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware