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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
Rank 630 649 607
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -42
Permanent jobs citing MTS 4 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.023% 0.004%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.042% 0.10% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 2
Average salary £60,000 £70,000 £70,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £68,000 £65,575
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £90,750 £76,175
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 - £57,500
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
9569 10879 9780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 21.43% 22.35% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8137 9101 8378
Average salary £52,500 £49,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 April 2015.

MTS Salary Histogram in London

MTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) VB
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) COM
3 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (50.00%) UML
3 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 5 (50.00%) Bloomberg
3 5 (50.00%) Change Management
3 5 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (40.00%) Low Latency
4 4 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (40.00%) WPF
4 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
4 4 (40.00%) Tradeweb
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) Fixed Income
4 4 (40.00%) WinForms
4 4 (40.00%) TIBCO
4 4 (40.00%) Rendezvous
4 4 (40.00%) eSpeed
4 4 (40.00%) Sybase
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) Front Office
5 3 (30.00%) Spring

MTS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (40.00%) WPF Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) COM
2 4 (40.00%) Rendezvous
2 4 (40.00%) WinForms
2 4 (40.00%) WPF
3 3 (30.00%) Reactive Extensions
3 3 (30.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Eurex
3 1 (10.00%) Equities
3 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (50.00%) UML
2 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 5 (50.00%) Change Management
2 5 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Low Latency
3 4 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (30.00%) Electronic Trading
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (30.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) People Management
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) VB
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9000
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Bloomberg
3 4 (40.00%) eSpeed
3 4 (40.00%) Tradeweb
3 4 (40.00%) TIBCO
3 4 (40.00%) Sybase
4 1 (10.00%) Reuters