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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 50 41 57
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 4 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 1.28% 0.82% 2.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.25% 2.13% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 7
Median salary £25,500 £24,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.04%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £34,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -19.04%
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
123 94 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 39.30% 38.52% 36.95%
Number of salaries quoted 119 73 118
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

The demand trend of job ads across the Fareham region citing MCTS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 August 2016, 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 Fareham region with a requirement for MCTS.

1 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) MCSA
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 21 (100.00%) CCNA
1 21 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 21 (100.00%) Citrix
1 21 (100.00%) CCA
1 21 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
1 21 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 19 (90.48%) NetApp
2 19 (90.48%) HP
2 19 (90.48%) EMC
2 19 (90.48%) MS Excel
2 19 (90.48%) SLA
2 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 19 (90.48%) ITIL
2 19 (90.48%) MS Exchange
2 19 (90.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 19 (90.48%) Ticket Management
3 18 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (14.29%) SaaS
4 3 (14.29%) User Experience
4 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 3 (14.29%) ERP
5 2 (9.52%) LAN
5 2 (9.52%) WAN

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham 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:

Application Platforms
1 19 (90.48%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (90.48%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) LAN
1 2 (9.52%) VPN
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
General
1 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) 2nd Line Support
2 18 (85.71%) Support Engineer
3 16 (76.19%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 16 (76.19%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) ITIL
1 19 (90.48%) Ticket Management
2 3 (14.29%) ERP
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) CCA
1 21 (100.00%) CCNA
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 21 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 21 (100.00%) MCSA
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 21 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 19 (90.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (9.52%) MCITP
3 2 (9.52%) MCP
3 2 (9.52%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (90.48%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Citrix
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 19 (90.48%) EMC
2 19 (90.48%) HP
2 19 (90.48%) NetApp