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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Surrey / Epsom
Rank - 22 28
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom - 1.15% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category - 3.57% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £23,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+32.35% -15.00%

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
26 28 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 36.11% 32.18% 25.19%
Number of salaries quoted 26 24 15
Median salary £24,500 £43,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.02% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £35,371 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £68,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

The demand trend of job ads across the Epsom region citing MCTS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Epsom region with a requirement for MCTS.

1 6 (100.00%) MCP
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) CCNP
4 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) CCA
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (33.33%) MCITP
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) Client/Server

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom 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:

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (50.00%) Help Desk Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Support Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (33.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) MCP
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) CCA
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (33.33%) MCITP
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (16.67%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware