The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Hull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 25 35 19
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 7 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hull 5.88% 7.21% 2.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.58% 25.00% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 2
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -1.29%
MCTS
East Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Hull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31 32 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hull 26.05% 28.83% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 18
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hull

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Hull

MCTS
Salary Trend in Hull

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Hull

MCTS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Hull

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hull 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) ETL
1 7 (100.00%) WSH
1 7 (100.00%) MCITP
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (100.00%) Statistics
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 7 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
2 5 (71.43%) Waterfall
2 5 (71.43%) High Availability
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) SAP
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Hull by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hull 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) DBA
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server DBA
2 2 (28.57%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (100.00%) ETL
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
2 5 (71.43%) Waterfall
2 5 (71.43%) High Availability
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) MCITP
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) SAP