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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - 41 27
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham - 2.35% 7.30%
As % of the Qualifications category - 6.12% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 18
Average salary - £33,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -
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
77 98 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 28.41% 38.43% 36.50%
Number of salaries quoted 72 86 91
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £23,000 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,500 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (83.33%) Lync
2 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (83.33%) SAN
2 10 (83.33%) Blackberry
2 10 (83.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (66.67%) MCSA
4 4 (33.33%) vSphere
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (16.67%) MCDST
5 2 (16.67%) MCITP
5 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Vista
5 2 (16.67%) NetApp
5 2 (16.67%) BS7799
5 2 (16.67%) MOF
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) MCSE
5 2 (16.67%) ISO 9001
5 2 (16.67%) DHCP

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (83.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (83.33%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Administrator
2 7 (58.33%) Messaging Administrator
3 4 (33.33%) Server Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Field Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Field Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Exchange Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (16.67%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Vista
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
1 2 (16.67%) MOF
1 2 (16.67%) Project Management
1 2 (16.67%) Time Management
1 2 (16.67%) QMS
1 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (66.67%) MCSA
3 2 (16.67%) CCNP
3 2 (16.67%) CCA
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (16.67%) MCDST
3 2 (16.67%) MCITP
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (16.67%) BS7799
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) XenApp
2 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) WSUS
1 2 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) ProCurve
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
2 2 (16.67%) NetApp