The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Salisbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salisbury 0.81% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.23% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
MCTS
Wiltshire

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

Qualifications Category
Salisbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
81 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salisbury 65.85% 35.90% 42.42%
Number of salaries quoted 67 11 12
Average salary £38,000 £43,750 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,750 £33,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

MCTS
Salary Trend in Salisbury

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Salisbury

MCTS
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Salisbury 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%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) MCDST
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Salisbury 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCDST
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft