The table below looks at the statistics for MTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MTS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
Rank 603 631 629
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -2
Permanent jobs citing MTS 19 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.043% 0.006% 0.007%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.21% 0.030% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 3
Average salary £56,000 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £52,750 - £47,600
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 - £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 - £62,500
MTS
England

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

Application Platforms Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9261 10041 9318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 20.98% 21.64% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7802 8554 7986
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

MTS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MTS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MTS Jobs Demand Trend in London

MTS
Salary Trend in London

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

MTS Salary Trend in London

MTS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MTS across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

MTS Salary Histogram in London

MTS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MTS within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 10 £55,000 -
MTS
England

MTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing MTS 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 MTS.

1 16 (69.57%) Finance
1 16 (69.57%) Banking
2 11 (47.83%) Bloomberg
3 10 (43.48%) OSPF
3 10 (43.48%) BGP
3 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
3 10 (43.48%) Cisco
3 10 (43.48%) CCNP
3 10 (43.48%) CCNA
3 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (43.48%) Firewall
3 10 (43.48%) Cisco CUCM
3 10 (43.48%) Eurex
4 9 (39.13%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (39.13%) CCIE
5 7 (30.43%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (30.43%) Change Management
5 7 (30.43%) Juniper
5 7 (30.43%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (26.09%) SDLC
6 6 (26.09%) IBM Mainframe
6 6 (26.09%) CICS
6 6 (26.09%) IBM
6 6 (26.09%) JCL
6 6 (26.09%) COBOL
6 6 (26.09%) DB2
6 6 (26.09%) TOWER Software
6 6 (26.09%) Mainframe
7 5 (21.74%) Middleware
7 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills

MTS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing MTS 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 MTS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (26.09%) CICS
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Coherence
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
1 10 (43.48%) OSPF
1 10 (43.48%) BGP
1 10 (43.48%) Firewall
2 7 (30.43%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.35%) Network Security
3 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
3 1 (4.35%) PABX
3 1 (4.35%) Multicast
3 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) DB2
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (69.57%) Finance
1 16 (69.57%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Front Office
3 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Network Engineer
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
1 8 (34.78%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Java Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Lead Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Network Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.35%) Network Support
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Real Time Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Communications Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Middleware
2 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) COM
2 3 (13.04%) Rendezvous
3 2 (8.70%) Spring
4 1 (4.35%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Eurex
2 6 (26.09%) Mainframe
2 6 (26.09%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (17.39%) SWIFT
4 4 (17.39%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (30.43%) Change Management
2 7 (30.43%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (26.09%) SDLC
4 4 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (17.39%) Low Latency
4 4 (17.39%) Multithreading
5 3 (13.04%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
5 3 (13.04%) Algorithmic Trading
5 3 (13.04%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.04%) UML
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (13.04%) Analytics
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) Resource Management
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) COBOL
1 6 (26.09%) JCL
2 4 (17.39%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) VB
3 3 (13.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) CCNP
1 10 (43.48%) CCNA
1 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (39.13%) CCIE
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Bloomberg
2 10 (43.48%) Cisco
3 7 (30.43%) Juniper
4 6 (26.09%) IBM
4 6 (26.09%) TOWER Software
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle
5 3 (13.04%) Sybase
5 3 (13.04%) TIBCO
6 1 (4.35%) Reuters
6 1 (4.35%) eSpeed
6 1 (4.35%) ION Trading
6 1 (4.35%) Tradeweb