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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 12 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 5 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Havant 7.14% 3.10% 3.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.00% 10.26% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 3
Average salary £27,500 £28,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% -9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
25 39 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Havant 35.71% 30.23% 34.57%
Number of salaries quoted 25 33 18
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Havant

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) MCITP
1 5 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) NAS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) DNS

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Havant by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) NAS
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Field Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) MCITP
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco