The first table below looks at the demand for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Maidenhead region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 55 23 38
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +15
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 1 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.21% 7.40% 3.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.71% 20.16% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 25 9
Average salary - £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Qualifications Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
140 124 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 30.04% 36.69% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 72 109 69
Average salary £52,500 £41,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.50% -17.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,850 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £59,250 £69,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCTS
Berkshire

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

MCTS
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Maidenhead

MCTS
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware