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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 196 195 197
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 9 13 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.23% 0.29% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.69% 1.02% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 29
Median salary £40,396 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.95% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,554 £29,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,900 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -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
1312 1279 1704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 33.71% 28.59% 32.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1039 1098 1491
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 - 4 £30,791 -
Woking +2 3 £70,000 +55.55% 1
Thames Ditton - 1 £50,000 -
MCTS
South East

MCTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 30 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 25 (83.33%) Active Directory
4 24 (80.00%) Windows
4 24 (80.00%) Windows Server
5 22 (73.33%) MS Excel
5 22 (73.33%) Degree
6 17 (56.67%) ITIL
6 17 (56.67%) MS Exchange
7 13 (43.33%) SharePoint
8 12 (40.00%) DNS
8 12 (40.00%) Service Management
9 11 (36.67%) CRM
9 11 (36.67%) MCSE
9 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
9 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 10 (33.33%) High Availability
10 10 (33.33%) MCITP
10 10 (33.33%) SQL
11 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
11 9 (30.00%) Problem Management
11 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
11 9 (30.00%) Skype for Business
12 8 (26.67%) WSUS
12 8 (26.67%) SCCM
12 8 (26.67%) MCSA
13 7 (23.33%) HNC
13 7 (23.33%) Cisco
13 7 (23.33%) SCOM
13 7 (23.33%) Dynamics CRM

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 17 (56.67%) MS Exchange
2 13 (43.33%) SharePoint
3 9 (30.00%) Skype for Business
4 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (6.67%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 22 (73.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS Office
3 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (13.33%) LAN
2 4 (13.33%) WAN
3 3 (10.00%) DHCP
3 3 (10.00%) Firewall
3 3 (10.00%) NAS
3 3 (10.00%) SAN
4 2 (6.67%) H.323
4 2 (6.67%) Telepresence
4 2 (6.67%) Unified Communications
4 2 (6.67%) VLAN
4 2 (6.67%) VoIP
5 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (13.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Exchange Support
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) 1st Line Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) 1st Line Support
3 7 (23.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Exchange Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Support Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Developer
4 6 (20.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 6 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
4 6 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Messaging Support
5 5 (16.67%) Messaging Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Messaging Support Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Wintel Support
5 5 (16.67%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Deployment Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
3 2 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (80.00%) Windows
1 24 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) ITIL
2 12 (40.00%) Service Management
3 11 (36.67%) CRM
4 10 (33.33%) High Availability
5 9 (30.00%) Problem Management
6 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (23.33%) Software Deployment
7 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (16.67%) Migration
7 5 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (13.33%) Data Migration
8 4 (13.33%) Document Management
8 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
10 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
10 2 (6.67%) ETL
10 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
11 1 (3.33%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) PHP
3 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (73.33%) Degree
3 11 (36.67%) MCSE
4 10 (33.33%) MCITP
5 8 (26.67%) MCSA
6 7 (23.33%) HNC
7 4 (13.33%) CCA
7 4 (13.33%) CCAA
7 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (6.67%) CCNA
8 2 (6.67%) MCP
9 1 (3.33%) MCDBA
9 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (13.33%) XenApp
5 3 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 8 (26.67%) SCCM
2 8 (26.67%) WSUS
3 7 (23.33%) SCOM
4 4 (13.33%) SCDPM
5 2 (6.67%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 27 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco
3 5 (16.67%) Citrix
3 5 (16.67%) VMware
4 4 (13.33%) CommVault
4 4 (13.33%) HP
5 3 (10.00%) 3PAR
5 3 (10.00%) DataCore
6 2 (6.67%) Polycom
Woking, Surrey
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