The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - 34 43
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead - 0.57% 1.16%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.63% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £23,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -1.94%
MCTS
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hemel Hempstead region.

Qualifications Category
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
173 38 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 59.86% 21.71% 35.66%
Number of salaries quoted 151 36 84
Average salary £54,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,800 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

MCTS
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

MCTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) VCP4
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) VCP5
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 2 (100.00%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) VCP4
1 2 (100.00%) VCP5
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos