The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Havant region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 14 15 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 2 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Havant 3.33% 7.69% 2.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.29% 18.52% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 3
Average salary £28,250 £27,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.72% -3.50%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
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 Havant region.

Qualifications Category
Havant
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
14 27 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Havant 23.33% 41.54% 36.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 42
Average salary £31,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £56,150 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Havant

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCTS across the Havant region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Havant

MCTS
Salary Trend in Havant

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Havant

MCTS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Havant

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Havant 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 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) MCITP
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Presales
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Havant by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Havant 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.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Presales
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCITP
1 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware