The first table below looks at the demand for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 25 July 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 East Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 107 81 74
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -7
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 4 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.28% 1.29% 1.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.07% 3.93% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 17
Average salary £22,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.05% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Qualifications Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
375 280 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 26.39% 32.86% 35.80%
Number of salaries quoted 328 245 317
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £20,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCTS
South East

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

MCTS
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

MCTS Salary Trend in East Sussex

MCTS
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCTS within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(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
Hastings - 4 £23,750 -
St Leonards-on-Sea - 1 £22,500 -
MCTS
South East

MCTS
Top 13 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 4 (100.00%) MCP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (100.00%) Mitel
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Mitel
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix