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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 42 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 1.61% 0.52% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.70% 1.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £24,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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
108 139 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 43.55% 36.01% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88 109 61
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +21.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 3 July 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (75.00%) Mac OS
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (75.00%) MCDST
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) CCA
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Customer Support Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Customer Support
2 3 (75.00%) Customer Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (75.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (75.00%) MCDST
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) CCA
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco