The first table below looks at the demand for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
141 176 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 38.42% 36.44% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 123 145 165
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,600 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCTS
South East

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

MCTS
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Middlesex

MCTS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSA
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Information Management
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSA
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) VMware