The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 37 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 4 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.70% - 1.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.06% - 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 7
Average salary £48,000 - £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -
MCTS
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
66 99 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 28.09% 25.92% 21.99%
Number of salaries quoted 59 84 72
Average salary £48,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.69% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

MCTS
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Newbury

MCTS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) MCSD
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) MCSA
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) SLA
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) CCNA
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Sophos
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
1 7 (100.00%) MOS
1 7 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 7 (100.00%) Cacti
1 7 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 7 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 7 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 7 (100.00%) Coaching
1 7 (100.00%) Data Centre

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 7 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Coaching
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNA
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 7 (100.00%) MCSA
1 7 (100.00%) MCSD
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 7 (100.00%) Sophos