The first table below looks at the demand for MTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MTS over the 3 months to 31 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 of the Application Platforms category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
Rank 866 823 850
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +27
Permanent jobs citing MTS 3 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.003% 0.006% 0.020%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.013% 0.029% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 20
Average salary £30,000 £42,250 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.99% +14.18%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +1.35%
Application Platforms Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
23121 20647 22795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 21.14% 20.32% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 19261 17565 19667
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
MTS
UK

MTS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MTS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MTS Jobs Demand Trend in England

MTS
Salary Trend in England

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

MTS Salary Trend in England

MTS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MTS within the England region over the 3 months to 31 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
West Midlands - 3 £30,000 -
MTS
UK

MTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing MTS 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 MTS.

1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Finance
4 7 (43.75%) Back Office
4 7 (43.75%) MVC
4 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
4 7 (43.75%) Web Services
4 7 (43.75%) .NET
4 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (43.75%) Hedge funds
5 5 (31.25%) OpenStack
5 5 (31.25%) Memcached
5 5 (31.25%) nginx
5 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
5 5 (31.25%) MySQL
5 5 (31.25%) Linux
5 5 (31.25%) Apache
5 5 (31.25%) LDAP
5 5 (31.25%) SNMP
5 5 (31.25%) Apple
5 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
5 5 (31.25%) DNS
5 5 (31.25%) SSL
5 5 (31.25%) PHP
6 4 (25.00%) Bloomberg
7 3 (18.75%) eSpeed

MTS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing MTS 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 MTS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) OpenStack
1 5 (31.25%) nginx
1 5 (31.25%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) LDAP
1 5 (31.25%) SNMP
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
1 5 (31.25%) SSL
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) VoIP
2 1 (6.25%) OSPF
2 1 (6.25%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) MySQL
4 3 (18.75%) KDB
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) JUnit
1 3 (18.75%) Mockito
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Back Office
3 3 (18.75%) Front Office
4 2 (12.50%) Banking
4 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Software Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Senior Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Senior Software Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (31.25%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support
5 1 (6.25%) Real Time Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Communications Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
1 7 (43.75%) Web Services
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) Memcached
3 3 (18.75%) Rendezvous
3 3 (18.75%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Hedge funds
2 3 (18.75%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
3 3 (18.75%) Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Algorithmic Trading
5 1 (6.25%) Release Management
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
2 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
2 5 (31.25%) PHP
3 3 (18.75%) VB
3 3 (18.75%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) C++
3 3 (18.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Apple
3 4 (25.00%) Bloomberg
4 3 (18.75%) eSpeed
4 3 (18.75%) TIBCO
4 3 (18.75%) Sybase
4 3 (18.75%) ION Trading
4 3 (18.75%) Tradeweb
5 1 (6.25%) Reuters
5 1 (6.25%) Sun
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
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