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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 184 199 212
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +13
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 11 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.30% 0.28% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.90% 0.95% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 24
Median salary £36,300 £50,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.40% +36.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,633 £38,250 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,501 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -12.50%
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
1218 1372 1771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 32.74% 29.98% 33.61%
Number of salaries quoted 996 1195 1565
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region citing MCTS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 June 2016.

MCTS Salary Histogram in Surrey

MCTS
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCTS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Farnham - 5 £30,791 - 1
Woking -2 4 £70,000 +55.55% 1
Thames Ditton - 1 £50,000 - 1
MCTS
South East

MCTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for MCTS.

1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
3 18 (85.71%) Windows
3 18 (85.71%) Windows Server
4 17 (80.95%) Degree
4 17 (80.95%) ITIL
4 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
5 14 (66.67%) MS Excel
6 12 (57.14%) Service Management
7 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
7 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
7 9 (42.86%) Problem Management
8 8 (38.10%) SCCM
8 8 (38.10%) WSUS
8 8 (38.10%) Virtual Desktop
8 8 (38.10%) MCSA
9 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
9 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 7 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (33.33%) Software Deployment
10 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
10 6 (28.57%) CRM
10 6 (28.57%) SQL
10 6 (28.57%) MCITP
11 5 (23.81%) VMware
11 5 (23.81%) Cisco
11 5 (23.81%) CommVault
11 5 (23.81%) HP
11 5 (23.81%) Citrix
11 5 (23.81%) CCA

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) LAN
1 5 (23.81%) WAN
2 4 (19.05%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) NAS
2 4 (19.05%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (19.05%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Deployment Specialist
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Support
2 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Messaging Support
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Specialist
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Messaging Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Software Packaging
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) User Experience
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
1 18 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) ITIL
2 12 (57.14%) Service Management
3 9 (42.86%) Problem Management
4 7 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (33.33%) Software Deployment
5 6 (28.57%) CRM
6 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (19.05%) Data Migration
6 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (19.05%) Document Management
6 4 (19.05%) Migration
6 4 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (14.29%) High Availability
8 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
8 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
8 2 (9.52%) Server Virtualisation
9 1 (4.76%) Data Security
9 1 (4.76%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) PHP
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (80.95%) Degree
3 8 (38.10%) MCSA
4 6 (28.57%) MCITP
5 5 (23.81%) CCA
5 5 (23.81%) CCAA
5 5 (23.81%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (19.05%) MCSE
7 2 (9.52%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 8 (38.10%) Virtual Desktop
3 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (23.81%) XenApp
4 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 3 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) SCCM
1 8 (38.10%) WSUS
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 5 (23.81%) SCDPM
4 2 (9.52%) SCOM
4 2 (9.52%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco
2 5 (23.81%) Citrix
2 5 (23.81%) CommVault
2 5 (23.81%) HP
2 5 (23.81%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) 3PAR
3 4 (19.05%) DataCore
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
University for the Creative Arts
Salary: £30k - 42.6k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago