The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Epsom region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 30 35 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 0.65% 0.56% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.22% 1.61% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £23,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.52% -9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
MCTS
Surrey

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

Qualifications Category
Epsom
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
45 62 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 29.22% 34.44% 35.23%
Number of salaries quoted 26 48 30
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +19.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £45,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

MCTS
Salary Trend in Epsom

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Epsom

MCTS
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Epsom 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
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%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Epsom 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft