The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 65 83 70
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 9 1 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.25% 0.12% 2.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.08% 0.60% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 16
Median salary £17,500 £28,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -35.63%
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £34,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+19.11% -17.57%
MCTS
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
177 166 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 24.65% 20.17% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 138 147 222
Median salary £37,500 £44,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.77% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the South Yorkshire region citing MCTS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

MCTS
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

MCTS Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

MCTS
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCTS within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Doncaster - 9 £17,500 -
MCTS
Yorkshire

MCTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing MCTS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for MCTS.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (91.67%) Citrix
2 11 (91.67%) MCP
2 11 (91.67%) SLA
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (91.67%) Windows 7
2 11 (91.67%) ITIL V3
2 11 (91.67%) Windows 8
2 11 (91.67%) AirWatch
2 11 (91.67%) MS Office
3 10 (83.33%) Banking
3 10 (83.33%) Wealth Management
3 10 (83.33%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) Games
4 1 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (8.33%) MCITP
4 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
4 1 (8.33%) Veeam
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) MCSA
4 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
4 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (91.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) MPLS
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
General
1 10 (83.33%) Banking
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Analyst
1 11 (91.67%) Service Analyst
1 11 (91.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 10 (83.33%) IT Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (8.33%) PlayStation
1 1 (8.33%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows 7
2 11 (91.67%) Windows 8
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 11 (91.67%) ITIL V3
3 10 (83.33%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (91.67%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (91.67%) AirWatch
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Veeam
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
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