The first table below looks at the demand for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Derbyshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 52 57 33
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -24
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 23 1 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 4.01% 0.21% 6.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.79% 0.80% 25.47%
Number of salaries quoted 23 1 24
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
195 125 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 34.03% 26.77% 23.56%
Number of salaries quoted 146 103 94
Average salary £42,500 £33,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCTS
East Midlands

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

MCTS
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Derbyshire

MCTS
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCTS across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

MCTS Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

MCTS
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCTS within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Derby +9 23 £42,500 -19.04% 1
MCTS
East Midlands

MCTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 38 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (86.84%) Microsoft
3 31 (81.58%) SQL Server
4 26 (68.42%) C#
4 26 (68.42%) .NET
4 26 (68.42%) MCP
4 26 (68.42%) MCAD
4 26 (68.42%) MCSD
4 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET
4 26 (68.42%) Scrum
4 26 (68.42%) MVC
4 26 (68.42%) Tandem
4 26 (68.42%) TDD
4 26 (68.42%) NUnit
4 26 (68.42%) NHibernate
4 26 (68.42%) WCF
4 26 (68.42%) MonoRail
4 26 (68.42%) Rhino Mocks
4 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (68.42%) Razor View Engine
4 26 (68.42%) Castle Windsor
4 26 (68.42%) Web Application Development
4 26 (68.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 10 (26.32%) MCITP
6 8 (21.05%) MCSE
6 8 (21.05%) Windows
7 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
7 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
1 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (7.89%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (7.89%) Lync
5 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.63%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.63%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Unified Communications
2 4 (10.53%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) DHCP
3 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.63%) DNS
3 1 (2.63%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (81.58%) SQL Server
2 26 (68.42%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (68.42%) NUnit
1 26 (68.42%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Developer
1 26 (68.42%) .NET Developer
2 11 (28.95%) Consultant
3 6 (15.79%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (2.63%) VMware Consultant
5 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (68.42%) .NET
1 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET
1 26 (68.42%) NHibernate
1 26 (68.42%) WCF
1 26 (68.42%) MonoRail
1 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC
1 26 (68.42%) Castle Windsor
1 26 (68.42%) Razor View Engine
1 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 26 (68.42%) Tandem
2 4 (10.53%) Blackberry
2 4 (10.53%) Clustering
3 3 (7.89%) CLARiiON
3 3 (7.89%) Celerra
3 3 (7.89%) EqualLogic
4 2 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.63%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) MVC
1 26 (68.42%) Scrum
1 26 (68.42%) TDD
1 26 (68.42%) Web Application Development
2 5 (13.16%) Migration
3 4 (10.53%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.63%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL
4 1 (2.63%) Project Management
4 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) C#
Qualifications
1 38 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (68.42%) MCP
2 26 (68.42%) MCAD
2 26 (68.42%) MCSD
3 10 (26.32%) MCITP
4 8 (21.05%) MCSE
5 4 (10.53%) NCDA
5 4 (10.53%) VCAP
5 4 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (7.89%) CCEE
6 3 (7.89%) CCIA
6 3 (7.89%) NCIE
6 3 (7.89%) HP AIS
6 3 (7.89%) HP ASE
6 3 (7.89%) HP MASE
6 3 (7.89%) VCDX
6 3 (7.89%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (5.26%) CCNA
7 2 (5.26%) CCIE
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V
2 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.53%) vSphere
3 4 (10.53%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (10.53%) UAG
4 3 (7.89%) VMware ESX
4 3 (7.89%) XenApp
4 3 (7.89%) XenServer
4 3 (7.89%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.26%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) MOM
1 4 (10.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (10.53%) SCCM
1 4 (10.53%) SCOM
1 4 (10.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 4 (10.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 33 (86.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) HP
2 6 (15.79%) Dell
3 4 (10.53%) Cisco
3 4 (10.53%) Citrix
3 4 (10.53%) Symantec
3 4 (10.53%) VMware
4 3 (7.89%) NetApp
4 3 (7.89%) EMC
5 1 (2.63%) Avaya
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) Lotus
5 1 (2.63%) Mitel
Derby, Derbyshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago