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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 163 165 160
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 2 20 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.071% 0.60% 0.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 1.73% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 20 37
Median salary £47,500 £32,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £50,000 £57,800
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £34,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+30.88% -16.04%

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
954 1156 1341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 33.72% 34.73% 34.82%
Number of salaries quoted 749 957 1134
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 -9 1 £25,000 -1.96%
Portsmouth - 1 £70,000 - 1
MCTS
South East

MCTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) MCITP
3 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
4 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (75.00%) VMware
4 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (66.67%) Degree
6 7 (58.33%) vSphere
6 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
6 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
7 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (50.00%) Citrix
8 5 (41.67%) ITIL
8 5 (41.67%) Unix
8 5 (41.67%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (33.33%) MobileIron
9 4 (33.33%) AirWatch
9 4 (33.33%) Driving Licence
9 4 (33.33%) Service Design
9 4 (33.33%) SCCM
9 4 (33.33%) Altiris
10 3 (25.00%) SCOM
10 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 3 (25.00%) Project Management
10 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
10 3 (25.00%) Virtual Servers

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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
1 2 (16.67%) WLAN
2 1 (8.33%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Moq
1 1 (8.33%) NUnit
1 1 (8.33%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Wintel Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Wintel Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Games Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate Games Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Games Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lync Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (8.33%) LINQ
1 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (41.67%) Unix
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (8.33%) AIX
6 1 (8.33%) Linux
6 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (33.33%) Service Design
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Content Management
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (91.67%) MCITP
3 8 (66.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) MCP
4 2 (16.67%) MCSA
4 2 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (8.33%) MCAD
5 1 (8.33%) MCSD
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (58.33%) vSphere
4 3 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) AirWatch
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
2 3 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) Citrix
4 4 (33.33%) Altiris
4 4 (33.33%) MobileIron
5 2 (16.67%) Nintex
6 1 (8.33%) Apple
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Southern Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago