The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 206 205 192
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 10 7 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.23% 0.15% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.71% 0.55% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 28
Average salary £30,791 £54,501 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.50% +21.11%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
MCTS
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1415 1275 1648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 33.18% 27.72% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1139 1091 1419
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

MCTS
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Surrey

MCTS
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCTS across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

MCTS Salary Histogram in Surrey

MCTS
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCTS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Farnham - 5 £30,791 -
Redhill +2 3 £50,000 -8.25%
Epsom - 1 - -
Thames Ditton - 1 £50,000 -
MCTS
South East

MCTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 45 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (84.44%) Microsoft
3 37 (82.22%) Active Directory
4 31 (68.89%) MS Excel
4 31 (68.89%) Degree
5 28 (62.22%) Windows
6 26 (57.78%) MS Exchange
6 26 (57.78%) Windows Server
7 22 (48.89%) MCSE
8 21 (46.67%) SQL
9 19 (42.22%) CRM
9 19 (42.22%) SharePoint
9 19 (42.22%) Computer Science
10 18 (40.00%) DNS
11 17 (37.78%) ITIL
12 14 (31.11%) MCITP
12 14 (31.11%) High Availability
13 13 (28.89%) Hyper-V
13 13 (28.89%) Service Management
14 12 (26.67%) Skype for Business
15 11 (24.44%) Problem Management
15 11 (24.44%) Office 365
16 9 (20.00%) Software Deployment
16 9 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (20.00%) WSUS
16 9 (20.00%) SCCM
16 9 (20.00%) MCSA
16 9 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
17 8 (17.78%) Cisco
17 8 (17.78%) T-SQL

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 26 (57.78%) MS Exchange
2 19 (42.22%) SharePoint
3 12 (26.67%) Skype for Business
4 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (15.56%) IIS
6 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (8.89%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 31 (68.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.33%) MS Office
3 4 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (8.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (24.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.00%) DNS
2 8 (17.78%) Firewall
3 7 (15.56%) Internet
4 5 (11.11%) DHCP
5 4 (8.89%) H.323
5 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.89%) Telepresence
5 4 (8.89%) Unified Communications
5 4 (8.89%) VLAN
5 4 (8.89%) VoIP
5 4 (8.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (13.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Support Engineer
2 11 (24.44%) Exchange Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Exchange Support
3 9 (20.00%) Messaging Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) 1st Line Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) 1st Line Support
4 8 (17.78%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Windows Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Windows Support Engineer
5 7 (15.56%) Messaging Support
5 7 (15.56%) Wintel Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) Deployment Specialist
6 6 (13.33%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 6 (13.33%) Help Desk Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) Help Desk Support
6 6 (13.33%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) Messaging Support Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Specialist
6 6 (13.33%) Wintel Support
6 6 (13.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (42.22%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.89%) Blackberry
3 4 (8.89%) Mathematics
3 4 (8.89%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.22%) Clustering
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (62.22%) Windows
2 26 (57.78%) Windows Server
3 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.89%) Windows XP
6 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.44%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) CRM
2 17 (37.78%) ITIL
3 14 (31.11%) High Availability
4 13 (28.89%) Service Management
5 11 (24.44%) Problem Management
6 9 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (20.00%) Software Deployment
7 8 (17.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (17.78%) Migration
7 8 (17.78%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (15.56%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (11.11%) ETL
9 5 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (8.89%) Data Migration
10 4 (8.89%) Document Management
10 4 (8.89%) Server Virtualisation
10 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
11 2 (4.44%) Information Security
11 2 (4.44%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) SQL
2 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (68.89%) Degree
3 22 (48.89%) MCSE
4 14 (31.11%) MCITP
5 9 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (20.00%) MCSA
6 8 (17.78%) HNC
6 8 (17.78%) MCP
7 5 (11.11%) CCNA
8 4 (8.89%) MCDBA
8 4 (8.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (4.44%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (82.22%) Active Directory
2 13 (28.89%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) SCCM
1 9 (20.00%) WSUS
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 8 (17.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (84.44%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) Cisco
3 5 (11.11%) VMware
4 4 (8.89%) Citrix
4 4 (8.89%) Polycom
5 2 (4.44%) Remedy
Woking, Surrey
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Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago