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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
South East / Surrey
Rank 161 167 212
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +45
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 5 36 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.19% 0.93% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.64% 3.11% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 32 8
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,000 £30,850
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £65,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%

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
778 1156 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 29.37% 29.93% 32.15%
Number of salaries quoted 670 993 1182
Median salary £41,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
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 19 January 2017. 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 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
Guildford +24 2 £38,750 -3.12%
Epsom - 2 £32,500 -
Leatherhead -5 1 £35,000 -46.15%
MCTS
South East

MCTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (91.67%) MCP
3 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) MCITP
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) MCSE
5 3 (25.00%) DNS
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (16.67%) Coaching
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) Office 365
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (16.67%) CCNP
6 2 (16.67%) CCNA
6 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (16.67%) Firewall
6 2 (16.67%) CCA
6 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification

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 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Help Desk Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Help Desk Support
3 4 (33.33%) Support Manager
4 2 (16.67%) DBA
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Exchange Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Messaging Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Support Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Coaching
1 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (16.67%) ETL
1 2 (16.67%) High Availability
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
1 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (8.33%) Data Security
2 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (8.33%) Presales
2 1 (8.33%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (91.67%) MCP
3 4 (33.33%) MCITP
3 4 (33.33%) MCSE
4 2 (16.67%) CCA
4 2 (16.67%) CCNA
4 2 (16.67%) CCNP
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) MCDBA
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (8.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
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