The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 29 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 0.78% - 9.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.08% - 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £33,826 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
MCTS
Essex

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

Qualifications Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
48 44 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 37.21% 23.66% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 46 42 14
Average salary £47,500 £34,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.68% -14.37%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCTS across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

MCTS
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Chelmsford

MCTS
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds Orion

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds