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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 167 165 167
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 16 27 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.50% 0.74% 0.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.27% 2.28% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13 27 36
Median salary £46,500 £26,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+78.84% +6.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £35,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.19% -11.25%
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
1255 1185 1499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 39.04% 32.38% 37.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1072 976 1261
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,323
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Basingstoke - 6 £48,000 -
Winchester - 4 £46,500 -
Fareham - 3 £25,500 -
Southampton - 2 - -
MCTS
South East

MCTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 46 (100.00%) Windows
1 46 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (95.65%) Microsoft
3 41 (89.13%) VMware
4 38 (82.61%) Active Directory
5 37 (80.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 32 (69.57%) MCSA
7 30 (65.22%) ITIL
8 28 (60.87%) MS Excel
9 27 (58.70%) Citrix
9 27 (58.70%) MCITP
10 26 (56.52%) Windows Server
11 23 (50.00%) MS Exchange
12 19 (41.30%) CCNA
12 19 (41.30%) Cisco Certification
13 18 (39.13%) CCA
13 18 (39.13%) Citrix Certification
13 18 (39.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 16 (34.78%) NetApp
14 16 (34.78%) HP
14 16 (34.78%) EMC
14 16 (34.78%) SLA
14 16 (34.78%) Cisco
14 16 (34.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 16 (34.78%) Ticket Management
15 15 (32.61%) SQL Server
16 14 (30.43%) MCSE
17 13 (28.26%) LAN
17 13 (28.26%) WAN
17 13 (28.26%) PowerShell

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 23 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.17%) IIS
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 28 (60.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Office 365
2 3 (6.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.26%) LAN
1 13 (28.26%) WAN
2 7 (15.22%) DHCP
3 6 (13.04%) VPN
3 6 (13.04%) WLAN
4 5 (10.87%) Firewall
5 3 (6.52%) DNS
6 1 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.17%) SAN
6 1 (2.17%) SSL
6 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (32.61%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
1 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Support Engineer
2 16 (34.78%) 2nd Line Support
3 13 (28.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 13 (28.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 10 (21.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Wintel Specialist
7 4 (8.70%) Administrator
7 4 (8.70%) Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Database Specialist
7 4 (8.70%) Server Specialist
7 4 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Exchange Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Server Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) SharePoint Administrator
8 3 (6.52%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Technical Leader
8 3 (6.52%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Driving Licence
2 9 (19.57%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.52%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) HACMP
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (56.52%) Windows Server
3 11 (23.91%) Unix
4 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
5 6 (13.04%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.35%) Linux
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.17%) AIX
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (65.22%) ITIL
2 16 (34.78%) Ticket Management
3 10 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (21.74%) Non-Functional Testing
3 10 (21.74%) Project Management
3 10 (21.74%) Service Design
4 3 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (6.52%) Content Management
4 3 (6.52%) ERP
4 3 (6.52%) Migration
4 3 (6.52%) Performance Management
4 3 (6.52%) Presales
4 3 (6.52%) Workflow
5 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.17%) Information Security
5 1 (2.17%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.17%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (2.17%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.17%) Server Building
5 1 (2.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.17%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (69.57%) MCSA
3 27 (58.70%) MCITP
4 19 (41.30%) CCNA
4 19 (41.30%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (39.13%) CCA
5 18 (39.13%) Citrix Certification
5 18 (39.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 16 (34.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 14 (30.43%) MCSE
8 12 (26.09%) Degree
9 8 (17.39%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (34.78%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (82.61%) Active Directory
2 37 (80.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (21.74%) vSphere
4 7 (15.22%) Hyper-V
4 7 (15.22%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (13.04%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (8.70%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) SCCM
2 9 (19.57%) AirWatch
3 3 (6.52%) SCOM
4 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (95.65%) Microsoft
2 41 (89.13%) VMware
3 27 (58.70%) Citrix
4 16 (34.78%) Cisco
4 16 (34.78%) EMC
4 16 (34.78%) HP
4 16 (34.78%) NetApp
5 9 (19.57%) Altiris
5 9 (19.57%) MobileIron
6 3 (6.52%) Nintex
7 1 (2.17%) IBM
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle
7 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.17%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.17%) Veeam
Yateley, Hampshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago