The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Fareham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - 44 29
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham - 2.12% 5.95%
As % of the Qualifications category - 6.85% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 14
Average salary - £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCTS
Hampshire

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

Qualifications Category
Fareham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
95 73 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 31.88% 30.93% 34.20%
Number of salaries quoted 82 62 82
Average salary £32,500 £35,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £24,000 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

MCTS
Salary Trend in Fareham

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Fareham

MCTS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Fareham 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (100.00%) SAN
1 10 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 10 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (100.00%) Lync
1 10 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (80.00%) MCSA
3 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) SCOM
3 2 (20.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) QMS
3 2 (20.00%) WSUS
3 2 (20.00%) vSphere
3 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) BS7799
3 2 (20.00%) MOF
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Fareham 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 10 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (100.00%) Lync
1 10 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Administrator
2 7 (70.00%) Messaging Administrator
3 4 (40.00%) Server Administrator
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Time Management
1 2 (20.00%) QMS
1 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) MOF
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (80.00%) MCSA
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (20.00%) BS7799
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
1 2 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) VMware