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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 160 155 193
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +38
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 26 31 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.76% 0.85% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.04% 2.44% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 4
Median salary £30,000 £26,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -11.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £24,000 £18,700
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £35,500 £42,750
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -15.00%
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
1274 1272 1571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.00% 35.05% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1068 1024 1252
Median salary £41,543 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.25% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Fareham -7 11 £25,500 +6.25% 1
Winchester - 8 £44,000 -
Havant +7 3 £31,500 +21.15%
Portsmouth -5 1 £23,750 -8.65%
Basingstoke -16 1 £48,500 +56.45%
Southampton - 1 £43,500 - 1
MCTS
South East

MCTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 48 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (97.92%) Windows
3 44 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 44 (91.67%) VMware
4 39 (81.25%) MCSA
5 37 (77.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 36 (75.00%) Active Directory
7 34 (70.83%) ITIL
8 33 (68.75%) MS Excel
9 32 (66.67%) Citrix
10 27 (56.25%) CCNA
10 27 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
10 27 (56.25%) MS Exchange
11 26 (54.17%) CCA
11 26 (54.17%) Citrix Certification
11 26 (54.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 25 (52.08%) Cisco
13 24 (50.00%) HP
13 24 (50.00%) NetApp
14 23 (47.92%) Windows Server
15 22 (45.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 22 (45.83%) Ticket Management
15 22 (45.83%) EMC
16 21 (43.75%) SLA
16 21 (43.75%) MCITP
17 16 (33.33%) MCSE
18 12 (25.00%) MCP
19 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
19 11 (22.92%) LAN
19 11 (22.92%) WAN

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 27 (56.25%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 33 (68.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) Office 365
2 4 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) LAN
1 11 (22.92%) WAN
2 8 (16.67%) VPN
3 5 (10.42%) Firewall
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (4.17%) DHCP
5 1 (2.08%) ADSL
5 1 (2.08%) DNS
5 1 (2.08%) PABX
5 1 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.08%) SAN
5 1 (2.08%) SSL
5 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.08%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) MySQL
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (2.08%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Support Engineer
2 21 (43.75%) 2nd Line Support
3 19 (39.58%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 18 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Database Specialist
6 4 (8.33%) Server Specialist
6 4 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Administrator
8 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Service Desk Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Wintel Specialist
9 1 (2.08%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Lync Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) SharePoint Support
9 1 (2.08%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Driving Licence
1 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.33%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) Clustering
3 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.08%) HACMP
3 1 (2.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 47 (97.92%) Windows
2 23 (47.92%) Windows Server
3 10 (20.83%) Unix
4 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.33%) Linux
5 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.17%) Mac OS
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.08%) AIX
7 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (70.83%) ITIL
2 22 (45.83%) Ticket Management
3 7 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (14.58%) Non-Functional Testing
3 7 (14.58%) Project Management
3 7 (14.58%) Service Design
4 4 (8.33%) ERP
5 3 (6.25%) Performance Management
5 3 (6.25%) Presales
5 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.25%) Server Building
6 1 (2.08%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.08%) Content Management
6 1 (2.08%) Information Security
6 1 (2.08%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.08%) Migration
6 1 (2.08%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.08%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (2.08%) Service Management
6 1 (2.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.17%) SQL
3 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.08%) VB
3 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 48 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (81.25%) MCSA
3 27 (56.25%) CCNA
3 27 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (54.17%) CCA
4 26 (54.17%) Citrix Certification
4 26 (54.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 22 (45.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 21 (43.75%) MCITP
7 16 (33.33%) MCSE
8 12 (25.00%) MCP
9 7 (14.58%) Degree
10 2 (4.17%) MCDST
10 2 (4.17%) NCDA
10 2 (4.17%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (43.75%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (77.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 6 (12.50%) vSphere
5 4 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.08%) Terminal Server
7 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) SCCM
2 6 (12.50%) AirWatch
3 2 (4.17%) SCOM
4 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.08%) MOM
4 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (91.67%) Microsoft
1 44 (91.67%) VMware
2 32 (66.67%) Citrix
3 25 (52.08%) Cisco
4 24 (50.00%) HP
4 24 (50.00%) NetApp
5 22 (45.83%) EMC
6 6 (12.50%) Altiris
6 6 (12.50%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.08%) IBM
7 1 (2.08%) Nintex
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle
7 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.08%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.08%) Veeam
Southampton, Hampshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago