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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)
Rank 910 943 972
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +29
Permanent jobs citing MCT 7 8 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.007% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.026% 0.027% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 18
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +35.71%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £55,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +71.87%

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
26665 29396 32773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.12% 27.55% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 21456 23097 26261
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 31 May 2016 within the UK.

MCT Salary Histogram in the UK

MCT
Top 3 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 31 May 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 +28 6 £45,000 -5.26%
Manchester - 6 £45,000 -
North West - 6 £45,000 -

MCT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (84.62%) MS Excel
3 18 (69.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (61.54%) Windows
5 15 (57.69%) MS Office
5 15 (57.69%) Finance
6 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
7 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 13 (50.00%) Degree
8 12 (46.15%) MS PowerPoint
8 12 (46.15%) Windows 7
8 12 (46.15%) VPN
8 12 (46.15%) MCSA
9 11 (42.31%) Citrix
9 11 (42.31%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (38.46%) Software Deployment
10 10 (38.46%) SCCM
10 10 (38.46%) PowerShell
10 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (38.46%) iManage
10 10 (38.46%) Expense Management
10 10 (38.46%) Interwoven
10 10 (38.46%) Terminal Server
10 10 (38.46%) VBScript
10 10 (38.46%) Legal
10 10 (38.46%) CMS
10 10 (38.46%) Document Management
10 10 (38.46%) Blackberry
10 10 (38.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 10 (38.46%) Workflow

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 10 (38.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 10 (38.46%) CMS
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (84.62%) MS Excel
2 15 (57.69%) MS Office
3 12 (46.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) VPN
2 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) ADSL
3 2 (7.69%) BGP
3 2 (7.69%) Ethernet
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
3 2 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (7.69%) Junos
3 2 (7.69%) LAN
3 2 (7.69%) MPLS
3 2 (7.69%) OSPF
3 2 (7.69%) RIP
3 2 (7.69%) VPLS
3 2 (7.69%) WAN
3 2 (7.69%) WLAN
4 1 (3.85%) DHCP
4 1 (3.85%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 10 (38.46%) 3rd Line Support
1 10 (38.46%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 10 (38.46%) Applications Engineer
1 10 (38.46%) Applications Support
1 10 (38.46%) Applications Support Engineer
1 10 (38.46%) Support Engineer
1 10 (38.46%) Trainer
2 8 (30.77%) IT Trainer
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Leader
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Trainer
4 2 (7.69%) Graduate
4 2 (7.69%) IT Graduate
4 2 (7.69%) Support Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Support Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Trainer
5 1 (3.85%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (38.46%) Blackberry
3 6 (23.08%) Driving Licence
3 6 (23.08%) e-Learning
4 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.85%) Learning Management System
5 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Document Management
1 10 (38.46%) Expense Management
1 10 (38.46%) Software Deployment
1 10 (38.46%) Workflow
2 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
3 5 (19.23%) Data Protection
4 4 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (7.69%) Network Management
5 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.85%) Coaching
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) Information Security
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL
6 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) PowerShell
1 10 (38.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (50.00%) Degree
3 12 (46.15%) MCSA
4 2 (7.69%) CCNA
4 2 (7.69%) CCNP
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.69%) DBS Check
4 2 (7.69%) JNCIP
5 1 (3.85%) CIPD
5 1 (3.85%) CITP
5 1 (3.85%) ECDL
5 1 (3.85%) GNVQ
5 1 (3.85%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) QA
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (38.46%) Terminal Server
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) SCCM
2 3 (11.54%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (42.31%) Citrix
3 10 (38.46%) iManage
3 10 (38.46%) Interwoven
4 3 (11.54%) Intel Security
5 2 (7.69%) Brocade
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco
5 2 (7.69%) IronPort
5 2 (7.69%) Juniper
5 2 (7.69%) Trustwave