The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
Rank 929 931 966
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +35
Permanent jobs citing MTS 4 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.008% 0.010%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.020% 0.037% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 10
Average salary £46,750 £48,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.60% -31.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,150 £35,000 £68,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,350 £62,000 £90,750
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £35,000 -
% change year-on-year
+33.57% -
MTS
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
20050 21652 23593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.73% 20.98% 21.12%
Number of salaries quoted 17324 18086 19592
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 April 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
Yorkshire +16 2 £46,750 +33.57%
London +8 2 - -
MTS
UK

MTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (83.33%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Change Management
3 5 (41.67%) CICS
3 5 (41.67%) Mainframe
3 5 (41.67%) COBOL
3 5 (41.67%) DB2
3 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 5 (41.67%) SDLC
4 4 (33.33%) SEPA
5 3 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) SOA
5 3 (25.00%) IBM
5 3 (25.00%) ISEB
5 3 (25.00%) Test Management
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
6 2 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) TOWER Software
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL

MTS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (41.67%) CICS
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP CO
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
2 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Automotive
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Java Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Java Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Mainframe Architect
3 2 (16.67%) SOA Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Subject Matter Expert
3 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Mainframe Expert
4 1 (8.33%) SAP CO Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) COM+
1 1 (8.33%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Mainframe
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Change Management
2 5 (41.67%) SDLC
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) SOA
3 3 (25.00%) Test Management
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 2 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
5 1 (8.33%) Escalation Management
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) COBOL
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) JCL
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (8.33%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SEPA
2 1 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) TOWER Software
3 1 (8.33%) HP
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