The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Hemel Hempstead region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 27 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 7 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 3.80% - 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.64% - 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £41,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
81 84 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 44.02% 35.90% 31.37%
Number of salaries quoted 68 84 62
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,950 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCTS
Hertfordshire

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 24 April 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 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 17 (100.00%) DHCP
1 17 (100.00%) DNS
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 17 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 17 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (82.35%) CCEE
2 14 (82.35%) CCAA
2 14 (82.35%) CCIA
2 14 (82.35%) Windows 7
2 14 (82.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (82.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (82.35%) Problem Management
2 14 (82.35%) SonicWALL
2 14 (82.35%) iSCSI
2 14 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (82.35%) SAN
2 14 (82.35%) HP
2 14 (82.35%) Citrix
2 14 (82.35%) Citrix Certification
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (82.35%) Project Management
2 14 (82.35%) Change Management
2 14 (82.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (82.35%) Firewall

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 17 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 17 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (82.35%) SharePoint
3 13 (76.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (70.59%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) DHCP
1 17 (100.00%) DNS
2 14 (82.35%) iSCSI
2 14 (82.35%) SAN
2 14 (82.35%) Firewall
2 14 (82.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (82.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 14 (82.35%) Support Engineer
1 14 (82.35%) 3rd Line Support
2 13 (76.47%) Administrator
2 13 (76.47%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 14 (82.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (82.35%) Windows 7
3 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (58.82%) Windows XP
5 3 (17.65%) Linux
5 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Problem Management
1 14 (82.35%) Project Management
1 14 (82.35%) Change Management
1 14 (82.35%) Disaster Recovery
1 14 (82.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (82.35%) CCEE
2 14 (82.35%) CCAA
2 14 (82.35%) CCIA
2 14 (82.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (82.35%) Citrix Certification
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (82.35%) CCNA
2 14 (82.35%) MCP
3 3 (17.65%) MCSE
3 3 (17.65%) MCSA
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 17 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 14 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (82.35%) SonicWALL
2 14 (82.35%) HP
2 14 (82.35%) Citrix
2 14 (82.35%) VMware
3 10 (58.82%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle