The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Twickenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 13 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 2 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Twickenham 4.26% - 17.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.18% - 32.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 17
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCTS
London

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

Qualifications Category
Twickenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11 30 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Twickenham 23.40% 49.18% 55.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 30 46
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Twickenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCTS across the Twickenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Twickenham

MCTS
Salary Trend in Twickenham

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Twickenham

MCTS
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Twickenham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Twickenham 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Server+ Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) CMDB

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Twickenham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Twickenham 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Server+ Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP