The table below looks at the statistics for MTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MTS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
Rank 162 - 159
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MTS 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.091% - 0.033%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.48% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £44,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 - £62,500
MTS
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
626 824 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 18.93% 22.40% 19.50%
Number of salaries quoted 411 504 377
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

MTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MTS across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MTS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MTS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

MTS Salary Trend in Scotland

MTS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MTS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 2 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £44,000 -
MTS
UK

MTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing MTS 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 MTS.

1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) EJB
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) JavaBeans
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) JCL
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) COBOL
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) TOWER Software
2 1 (33.33%) OpenText
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Alfresco
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore

MTS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing MTS 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 MTS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) CICS
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Alfresco
2 1 (33.33%) Liferay
2 1 (33.33%) Quickr
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Connections
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) EJB
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) JCL
2 1 (33.33%) COBOL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) TOWER Software
2 1 (33.33%) OpenText
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore