The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 50 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 4 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 1.34% - 6.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.72% - 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 11
Average salary £47,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,826 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.43% -
MCTS
Surrey

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

Qualifications Category
Leatherhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
147 99 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 49.16% 44.20% 58.48%
Number of salaries quoted 124 94 93
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

MCTS
Salary Trend in Leatherhead

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Leatherhead

MCTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leatherhead 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%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) MCITP
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) MCP
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) PBX
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leatherhead 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Softswitch
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) PBX
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (80.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) ICT Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) MCITP
2 4 (80.00%) MCP
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco