The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Stratford-upon-Avon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - - 21
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stratford-upon-Avon - - 11.25%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCTS
Warwickshire

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

Qualifications Category
Stratford-upon-Avon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7 7 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stratford-upon-Avon 12.28% 16.67% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 36
Average salary £42,000 £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.72% -35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Stratford-upon-Avon

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Stratford-upon-Avon

MCTS
Salary Trend in Stratford-upon-Avon

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Stratford-upon-Avon

MCTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stratford-upon-Avon

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Stratford-upon-Avon 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%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Stratford-upon-Avon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Stratford-upon-Avon 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Operations Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Operations Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Network Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco