The table below looks at the statistics for MCT in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCT over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)
Rank 865 952 981
Rank change year-on-year
+87 +29
Permanent jobs citing MCT 11 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.003% 0.008%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.048% 0.010% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 7
Median salary £47,500 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 - £41,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 - £50,000

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
23115 29169 31678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.78% 27.47% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 18260 23106 25396
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCT
Jobs Demand Trend

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

MCT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MCT
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCT within the UK.

MCT Salary Trend in the UK

MCT
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCT over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 within the UK.

MCT Salary Histogram in the UK

MCT
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCT within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 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
England +77 10 £47,500 -
London +69 6 £42,000 -
North West - 3 £47,500 -
Manchester - 3 £47,500 -
City of London - 2 £20,750 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £25,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £25,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £25,000 -
North East - 1 £25,000 -
Scotland - 1 £25,000 -

MCT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing MCT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for MCT.

1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (95.83%) Windows
3 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 18 (75.00%) Citrix
4 16 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (62.50%) MCSA
5 15 (62.50%) Degree
6 14 (58.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 13 (54.17%) SCCM
7 13 (54.17%) PowerShell
7 13 (54.17%) Windows 7
7 13 (54.17%) MS Office
7 13 (54.17%) VBScript
7 13 (54.17%) VPN
7 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
7 13 (54.17%) Software Deployment
7 13 (54.17%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (54.17%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (50.00%) SQL
9 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
10 9 (37.50%) Cisco
10 9 (37.50%) Intel Security
10 9 (37.50%) WSUS
10 9 (37.50%) Application Virtualisation
11 8 (33.33%) ITIL
12 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
12 7 (29.17%) Finance
12 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (25.00%) VMware

MCT
Top Related IT Skills 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 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (54.17%) MS Office
2 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
3 4 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) VPN
2 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (20.83%) Firewall
4 4 (16.67%) DHCP
4 4 (16.67%) DNS
5 3 (12.50%) VoIP
6 2 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Applications Engineer
1 13 (54.17%) Applications Support
1 13 (54.17%) Applications Support Engineer
1 13 (54.17%) Support Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) SCCM Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Server Support
5 2 (8.33%) Support Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Support
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Support Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (54.17%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Windows 7
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Software Deployment
2 9 (37.50%) Application Virtualisation
3 8 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) Document Management
4 4 (16.67%) Expense Management
4 4 (16.67%) Service Management
4 4 (16.67%) Workflow
5 3 (12.50%) Coaching
5 3 (12.50%) Line Management
5 3 (12.50%) Wealth Management
6 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) PowerShell
1 13 (54.17%) VBScript
2 12 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (62.50%) Degree
2 15 (62.50%) MCSA
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (8.33%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
3 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (20.83%) XenApp
5 4 (16.67%) Terminal Server
6 3 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (54.17%) SCCM
2 9 (37.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (75.00%) Citrix
3 9 (37.50%) Cisco
3 9 (37.50%) Intel Security
4 6 (25.00%) VMware
5 4 (16.67%) iManage
5 4 (16.67%) Interwoven
6 3 (12.50%) MobileIron
7 2 (8.33%) Draytek