The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 78 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 11 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.32% - 1.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.56% - 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 8
Average salary £34,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -
MCTS
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
198 230 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 23.83% 29.45% 24.43%
Number of salaries quoted 108 213 118
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

MCTS
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Dorset

MCTS
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCTS within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 11 £34,000 - 1
MCTS
South West

MCTS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) C++
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 17 (100.00%) VB
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 17 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 17 (100.00%) SAP
1 17 (100.00%) COM
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) VC++
1 17 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 17 (100.00%) WinForms
1 17 (100.00%) VB6
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 17 (100.00%) MCPD
1 17 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 17 (100.00%) Degree
1 17 (100.00%) SAP Business One
1 17 (100.00%) WCF
1 17 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 17 (100.00%) Mentoring

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 17 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (100.00%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 17 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
1 17 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 17 (100.00%) COM
1 17 (100.00%) WCF
1 17 (100.00%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) C++
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 17 (100.00%) VB
1 17 (100.00%) VB6
1 17 (100.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Degree
1 17 (100.00%) MCPD
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (100.00%) SAP
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago