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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)
Rank 884 886 867
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Permanent jobs citing MCT 9 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.018% 0.006%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.030% 0.068% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 6
Average salary £55,000 £26,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+111.53% -28.27%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £25,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -28.57%

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
29896 31032 28815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.30% 27.04% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 24121 24045 23400
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCT
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCT within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

MCT Salary Histogram in the UK

MCT
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCT within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England -6 9 £55,000 +111.53% 3
London +12 8 £55,000 +37.50%
Leeds - 1 £27,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 - 1

MCT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing MCT 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 MCT.

1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
3 9 (52.94%) MCSE
3 9 (52.94%) MCSA
3 9 (52.94%) QA
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (29.41%) MCTS
5 5 (29.41%) MCITP
5 5 (29.41%) Degree
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.76%) E-Learning
7 2 (11.76%) MS Office
7 2 (11.76%) ECDL
7 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
8 1 (5.88%) MS Access
8 1 (5.88%) CRM
8 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
8 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (5.88%) MS Project
8 1 (5.88%) VBA
8 1 (5.88%) Adobe
8 1 (5.88%) CCNA

MCT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing MCT 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 MCT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) EDRMS
3 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.88%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (5.88%) FrontPage
General
1 1 (5.88%) Back Office
1 1 (5.88%) Law
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
1 1 (5.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Trainer
2 5 (29.41%) DBA
2 5 (29.41%) SQL DBA
3 4 (23.53%) Instructor
4 3 (17.65%) IT Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) E-Learning
2 1 (5.88%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.88%) Contact Management
2 1 (5.88%) Migration
2 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
2 1 (5.88%) Web Development
2 1 (5.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (52.94%) MCSE
2 9 (52.94%) MCSA
3 5 (29.41%) MCTS
3 5 (29.41%) MCITP
3 5 (29.41%) Degree
4 2 (11.76%) ECDL
5 1 (5.88%) MOS
5 1 (5.88%) CIPD
5 1 (5.88%) CCNA
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
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Posted: 2 days ago
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