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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 12 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cobham 2.70% - 31.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.00% - 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £37,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
MCTS
Surrey

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

Qualifications Category
Cobham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cobham 27.03% 43.90% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 11
Average salary £45,000 £51,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.19% +36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cobham

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Cobham

MCTS
Salary Trend in Cobham

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Cobham

MCTS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cobham

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cobham 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%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Red Gate
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Database Security
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Cobham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cobham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Gate