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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - - 65
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell - - 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
279 264 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 52.64% 51.87% 40.37%
Number of salaries quoted 94 138 144
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,800 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCTS across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing MCTS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCTS.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) MCP
1 9 (100.00%) MCAD
1 9 (100.00%) MCSD
1 9 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Internet
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) Games
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) NUnit
1 9 (100.00%) Subversion
1 9 (100.00%) Ajax
1 9 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 9 (100.00%) WCF
1 9 (100.00%) LINQ
1 9 (100.00%) MonoRail
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 9 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 9 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 9 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 9 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing MCTS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCTS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) NUnit
1 9 (100.00%) Subversion
1 9 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 9 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) Ajax
1 9 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 9 (100.00%) WCF
1 9 (100.00%) LINQ
1 9 (100.00%) MonoRail
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 9 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 9 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) MCP
1 9 (100.00%) MCAD
1 9 (100.00%) MCSD
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification