The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - - 58
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon - - 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
MCTS
Wiltshire

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

Qualifications Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
147 130 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 25.39% 24.34% 23.20%
Number of salaries quoted 128 100 109
Median salary £45,000 £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,145
% change year-on-year
- +5.86%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of job ads across the Swindon region citing MCTS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

MCTS
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Swindon

MCTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 6 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 Swindon region with a requirement for MCTS.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VBScript
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) HND
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) IPv4
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Dell
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (100.00%) Local Government
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) NAS
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (100.00%) Ruckus Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) Raspberry Pi

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) IPv4
1 5 (100.00%) NAS
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (100.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) ICT Manager
1 5 (100.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (20.00%) ICT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) DBS Check
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) HND
1 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Dell
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Nimble Storage
1 5 (100.00%) Ruckus Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) VMware