The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 236 253 245
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 9 11 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.15% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 0.53% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 18
Median salary £44,500 £30,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.33% -18.91%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £36,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.64% -8.12%
MCTS
England

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

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1705 2069 2367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 26.85% 29.06% 29.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1346 1608 1883
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,850 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

MCTS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

MCTS Salary Trend in the East of England

MCTS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCTS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 4 £44,500 -
Hertfordshire +2 3 - - 1
Essex +9 1 - -
Bedfordshire +5 1 £45,000 -
MCTS
England

MCTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for MCTS.

1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 19 (76.00%) Windows
5 17 (68.00%) MCSE
5 17 (68.00%) MCITP
6 16 (64.00%) MS Exchange
7 15 (60.00%) MS Excel
7 15 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (48.00%) MCP
10 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
10 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
11 10 (40.00%) ITIL
12 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (36.00%) SCOM
13 8 (32.00%) Cloud Computing
13 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2007
13 8 (32.00%) Office 365
13 8 (32.00%) Skype for Business
13 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (32.00%) VMware
14 7 (28.00%) Cisco
14 7 (28.00%) HP
14 7 (28.00%) Citrix
15 6 (24.00%) MCSA
15 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
16 5 (20.00%) SQL

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 16 (64.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (32.00%) Skype for Business
4 4 (16.00%) IBM Domino
4 4 (16.00%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 15 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (32.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) DHCP
1 4 (16.00%) DNS
1 4 (16.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (12.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (12.00%) SAN
2 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.00%) VoIP
3 2 (8.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) GIS
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (12.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Azure Consultant
1 8 (32.00%) Consultant
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 8 (32.00%) Office 365 Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Messaging Specialist
5 3 (12.00%) PowerShell Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Security Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Server Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Server Support
5 3 (12.00%) Server Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Wintel Support
5 3 (12.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) IT Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) IT Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) IT Support
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) XMPP
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.00%) CSS
2 2 (8.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) User Experience
2 3 (12.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (16.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (16.00%) Software Deployment
3 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) Change Management
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.00%) MVC
5 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.00%) Coaching
5 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) VB
4 3 (12.00%) VBScript
5 2 (8.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (68.00%) MCITP
2 17 (68.00%) MCSE
3 12 (48.00%) MCP
4 6 (24.00%) MCSA
5 4 (16.00%) MCSM
5 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 3 (12.00%) CCAA
6 3 (12.00%) CCNA
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (12.00%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (4.00%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (4.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) SCOM
2 5 (20.00%) SCCM
3 4 (16.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) VMware
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco
3 7 (28.00%) Citrix
3 7 (28.00%) HP
4 4 (16.00%) BMC
4 4 (16.00%) Computacenter
4 4 (16.00%) Intel Security
4 4 (16.00%) Remedy
4 4 (16.00%) Symantec
5 3 (12.00%) SonicWALL
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