The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 7 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 5.00% 0.78% -
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% 1.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -12.50%
MCTS
Bedfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2 52 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 10.00% 40.63% 32.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 47 18
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

The demand trend of job ads across the Dunstable region citing MCTS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

MCTS
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Dunstable

MCTS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing MCTS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dunstable region with a requirement for MCTS.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Security+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Fintech
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Server Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Server Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec