The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 45 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.34% - 1.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.82% - 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Median salary £45,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £35,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.19% -11.25%
MCTS
Bedfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
55 66 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 18.64% 25.19% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 33 48 68
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of job ads across the Luton region citing MCTS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

MCTS
Salary Trend in Luton

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Luton

MCTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing MCTS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Luton region with a requirement for MCTS.

1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Fintech
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Server Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Release Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Security Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Server Support
2 1 (50.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) UAT Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Wintel Support
2 1 (50.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCA
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) VMware