The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 171 179 169
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 5 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.16% 0.26% 0.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.46% 0.90% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 26
Median salary £46,500 £30,250 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.71% -15.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £24,750 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £42,500 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -6.25%
MCTS
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1088 1002 1358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 34.40% 29.31% 34.98%
Number of salaries quoted 872 828 1151
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £60,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire region citing MCTS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

MCTS
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Hampshire

MCTS
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCTS across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

MCTS Salary Histogram in Hampshire

MCTS
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCTS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester - 3 £46,500 - 1
Basingstoke - 1 £47,500 -
MCTS
South East

MCTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for MCTS.

1 26 (100.00%) Windows
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (96.15%) Microsoft
3 23 (88.46%) Active Directory
4 22 (84.62%) VMware
5 21 (80.77%) MCITP
6 20 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (76.92%) Windows Server
7 15 (57.69%) ITIL
8 13 (50.00%) MCSA
8 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
8 13 (50.00%) Citrix
8 13 (50.00%) PowerShell
9 12 (46.15%) Degree
9 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
10 10 (38.46%) Unix
10 10 (38.46%) vSphere
10 10 (38.46%) Non-Functional Testing
11 9 (34.62%) Driving Licence
11 9 (34.62%) Service Design
11 9 (34.62%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (34.62%) SCCM
11 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
12 8 (30.77%) LAN
12 8 (30.77%) WAN
12 8 (30.77%) MCSE
12 8 (30.77%) Altiris
12 8 (30.77%) Project Management
12 8 (30.77%) AirWatch
12 8 (30.77%) MobileIron

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) LAN
1 8 (30.77%) WAN
2 7 (26.92%) DHCP
3 6 (23.08%) WLAN
4 3 (11.54%) DNS
5 2 (7.69%) VPN
6 1 (3.85%) Firewall
6 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Wintel Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Administrator
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Server Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) SharePoint Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Leader
4 3 (11.54%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Driving Licence
2 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) HACMP
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (76.92%) Windows Server
3 10 (38.46%) Unix
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 6 (23.08%) Windows 8
6 2 (7.69%) AIX
6 2 (7.69%) Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Solaris
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) ITIL
2 10 (38.46%) Non-Functional Testing
3 9 (34.62%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (34.62%) Service Design
4 8 (30.77%) Project Management
5 3 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (11.54%) Content Management
5 3 (11.54%) Migration
5 3 (11.54%) Ticket Management
5 3 (11.54%) Workflow
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.85%) ERP
7 1 (3.85%) Patch Management
7 1 (3.85%) Presales
7 1 (3.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (80.77%) MCITP
3 13 (50.00%) MCSA
4 12 (46.15%) Degree
5 8 (30.77%) MCSE
6 4 (15.38%) CCA
6 4 (15.38%) CCNA
6 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (11.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (7.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (88.46%) Active Directory
2 20 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (38.46%) vSphere
4 7 (26.92%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (23.08%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (15.38%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
8 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) SCCM
2 8 (30.77%) AirWatch
3 3 (11.54%) SCOM
4 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Microsoft
2 22 (84.62%) VMware
3 13 (50.00%) Citrix
4 8 (30.77%) Altiris
4 8 (30.77%) MobileIron
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco
5 3 (11.54%) EMC
5 3 (11.54%) HP
5 3 (11.54%) NetApp
5 3 (11.54%) Nintex
6 1 (3.85%) Apple
6 1 (3.85%) IBM
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
Fareham, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago