The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 105 125 120
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 10 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.63% 0.75% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.10% 2.34% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 6
Median salary £41,500 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -30.00%
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -12.50%
MCTS
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
476 728 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 29.97% 32.10% 31.14%
Number of salaries quoted 359 491 511
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

MCTS
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

MCTS
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCTS across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

MCTS Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

MCTS
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCTS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Milton Keynes - 7 £41,500 -
High Wycombe -3 3 £32,500 -
MCTS
South East

MCTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for MCTS.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
3 16 (84.21%) MS Excel
3 16 (84.21%) ITIL
4 14 (73.68%) MS Office
5 10 (52.63%) MCITP
6 9 (47.37%) MCDST
6 9 (47.37%) MCP
6 9 (47.37%) Cisco
6 9 (47.37%) VMware
6 9 (47.37%) Office 365
6 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
7 8 (42.11%) Windows 8
7 8 (42.11%) ITIL V3
7 8 (42.11%) Mentoring
7 8 (42.11%) Windows 10
7 8 (42.11%) Service Management
7 8 (42.11%) Management Information System
7 8 (42.11%) Publishing
7 8 (42.11%) SLA
7 8 (42.11%) A+ Certification
7 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
7 8 (42.11%) MS Project
7 8 (42.11%) MCSA
7 8 (42.11%) CRM
7 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
7 8 (42.11%) Client/Server
7 8 (42.11%) Dynamics CRM

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 8 (42.11%) MS Project Server
1 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
1 8 (42.11%) SharePoint Server
2 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (84.21%) MS Excel
2 14 (73.68%) MS Office
3 8 (42.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (42.11%) Publishing
2 6 (31.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Service Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (36.84%) Support Engineer
4 6 (31.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (31.58%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (31.58%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 6 (31.58%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (31.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Support
4 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) IT Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
7 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
7 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Citrix Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Client/Server
1 8 (42.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
3 8 (42.11%) Windows 10
3 8 (42.11%) Windows 8
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) CRM
2 8 (42.11%) ITIL V3
2 8 (42.11%) Mentoring
2 8 (42.11%) Service Management
3 1 (5.26%) Desktop Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (52.63%) MCITP
3 9 (47.37%) MCDST
3 9 (47.37%) MCP
4 8 (42.11%) A+ Certification
4 8 (42.11%) MCSA
4 8 (42.11%) MOS
5 7 (36.84%) MCSE
6 6 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (5.26%) CCA
7 1 (5.26%) CCEE
7 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
5 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) Apple
5 1 (5.26%) AppSense
5 1 (5.26%) BMC
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