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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 196 210 113
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -97
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 13 14 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.29% 0.28% 2.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.85% 0.86% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 112
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,350 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,826 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.43% -
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
1530 1629 1696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 33.63% 32.15% 33.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1339 1424 1381
Average salary £42,500 £43,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.73% -3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015. 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
Leatherhead - 4 £47,500 -
Guildford +8 3 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Woking +13 1 £45,000 +34.32%
Horley - 1 £55,000 -
MCTS
South East

MCTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
3 13 (61.90%) Windows
4 11 (52.38%) VMware
5 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
6 9 (42.86%) MCSE
7 8 (38.10%) Windows XP
7 8 (38.10%) MCP
7 8 (38.10%) Firewall
7 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (33.33%) MCITP
8 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 6 (28.57%) SLA
9 6 (28.57%) Cisco
9 6 (28.57%) DNS
9 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
9 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
10 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
10 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
10 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
10 5 (23.81%) CCNA
10 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (19.05%) Project Management
11 4 (19.05%) VPN
11 4 (19.05%) SQL
11 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
11 4 (19.05%) Migration

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project Server
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Firewall
2 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (28.57%) DNS
4 4 (19.05%) VPN
5 2 (9.52%) Network Security
5 2 (9.52%) LAN
5 2 (9.52%) WAN
5 2 (9.52%) DHCP
6 1 (4.76%) PBX
6 1 (4.76%) VoIP
6 1 (4.76%) Softswitch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) OLTP
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 3 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) DBA
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Sales Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.76%) XML
1 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows XP
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
2 4 (19.05%) Migration
2 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Coaching
5 1 (4.76%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.76%) Business Development
5 1 (4.76%) Time Management
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.52%) VBScript
3 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (42.86%) MCSE
3 8 (38.10%) MCP
4 7 (33.33%) MCITP
5 5 (23.81%) CCNA
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (9.52%) A+ Certification
7 2 (9.52%) MCSA
8 1 (4.76%) MCAD
8 1 (4.76%) HND
8 1 (4.76%) MCPD
8 1 (4.76%) Degree
8 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
8 1 (4.76%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.52%) vSphere
5 1 (4.76%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) WMI
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Opsview
2 1 (4.76%) Nagios
2 1 (4.76%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco
4 3 (14.29%) HP
4 3 (14.29%) Symantec
5 2 (9.52%) NetApp
5 2 (9.52%) AppSense
5 2 (9.52%) Altiris
5 2 (9.52%) IBM
5 2 (9.52%) EMC
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) Juniper
6 1 (4.76%) CA
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (4.76%) Remedy
Surrey
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £14,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago