The first table below looks at the demand for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Marlow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 31 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 Marlow region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 23 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 1 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 1.28% - 11.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.76% - 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Qualifications Category
Marlow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
21 20 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 26.92% 33.33% 35.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 30
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCTS
Buckinghamshire

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

MCTS
Salary Trend in Marlow

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Marlow

MCTS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Marlow

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Marlow 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%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) MCITP
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) Lync
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (60.00%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) ISO 9000
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Marlow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Marlow 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Lync
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) MCITP
2 2 (40.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware