The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 66 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 0.23% - 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.09% - 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £54,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +5.00%
MCTS
West Sussex

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

Qualifications Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
92 93 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 21.15% 23.85% 29.25%
Number of salaries quoted 72 73 113
Average salary £50,000 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.45% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £29,450 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

MCTS
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Crawley

MCTS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) OLTP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Star Schema
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ETL

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 2 (100.00%) OLTP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Star Schema
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) BMC