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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 38 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 11 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 4.87% - 2.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.10% - 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 5
Average salary £25,500 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 - £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £37,100
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -
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
84 92 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 37.17% 33.95% 29.74%
Number of salaries quoted 82 78 57
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (100.00%) Citrix
1 15 (100.00%) CCA
1 15 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (100.00%) NetApp
1 15 (100.00%) HP
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (86.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (86.67%) CCNA
2 13 (86.67%) MCSA
3 12 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (66.67%) ITIL
4 10 (66.67%) EMC
4 10 (66.67%) Ticket Management
4 10 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 9 (60.00%) SLA
6 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (33.33%) ERP
7 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 5 (33.33%) SaaS
7 5 (33.33%) User Experience
7 5 (33.33%) MCDST
7 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
7 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 15 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (80.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (6.67%) ADSL
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
General
1 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (40.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Field Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (20.00%) Mac OS
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
4 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
1 10 (66.67%) Ticket Management
2 5 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) CCA
1 15 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (86.67%) CCNA
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (86.67%) MCSA
2 13 (86.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (33.33%) MCDST
5 3 (20.00%) MCSE
5 3 (20.00%) NCDA
5 3 (20.00%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) vSphere
3 2 (13.33%) XenApp
4 1 (6.67%) Terminal Server
4 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Citrix
1 15 (100.00%) HP
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (100.00%) NetApp
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (66.67%) EMC
3 2 (13.33%) ProCurve