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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)
Rank 888 867 867
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Permanent jobs citing MCT 9 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.021% 0.016%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.029% 0.078% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 13
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £55,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -32.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £21,200 £34,571
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -31.81%

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
31098 29633 32739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.77% 27.06% 28.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24921 23376 27486
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 19 December 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCT within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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 -16 9 £50,000 +33.33% 5
London +24 5 £53,750 +43.33% 1
North West -5 3 £41,250 - 1
Cheshire - 3 £41,250 - 1
City of London +30 1 £28,500 -24.00%
Chester - 1 £32,500 - 1
South East - 1 £50,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £50,000 -
Southampton - 1 £50,000 -
Daresbury - 1 £50,000 -

MCT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 32 (96.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (87.88%) Microsoft
3 20 (60.61%) Windows
4 18 (54.55%) MCSE
5 17 (51.52%) Active Directory
5 17 (51.52%) MCP
6 15 (45.45%) MS Office
7 14 (42.42%) DNS
8 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (33.33%) Degree
9 11 (33.33%) Computer Science
10 10 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2013
10 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
10 10 (30.30%) SQL
10 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (30.30%) Windows 7
10 10 (30.30%) High Availability
10 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
11 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (27.27%) Windows 8
11 9 (27.27%) IIS
11 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
12 8 (24.24%) SharePoint
12 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (24.24%) Management Information System
12 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (24.24%) CCNA
12 8 (24.24%) Data Management
13 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (21.21%) Lync

MCT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
1 10 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (27.27%) IIS
3 8 (24.24%) SharePoint
3 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (21.21%) Lync
4 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 15 (45.45%) MS Office
2 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (42.42%) DNS
2 2 (6.06%) Firewall
2 2 (6.06%) Network Security
2 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) DTS
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (6.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Trainer
1 8 (24.24%) IT Support
2 7 (21.21%) Administrator
3 6 (18.18%) IT Trainer
3 6 (18.18%) IT Support Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Architect
3 6 (18.18%) Systems Architect
3 6 (18.18%) Exchange Administrator
3 6 (18.18%) Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Support Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) DBA
4 4 (12.12%) SQL DBA
5 2 (6.06%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Trainer
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (6.06%) Support Technician
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (24.24%) Management Information System
3 5 (15.15%) Clustering
4 4 (12.12%) Replication
5 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Windows
2 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (30.30%) Windows 7
4 9 (27.27%) Windows 8
4 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) High Availability
2 8 (24.24%) Data Management
3 6 (18.18%) Analytics
3 6 (18.18%) CRM
3 6 (18.18%) Migration
3 6 (18.18%) Email Migration
4 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.06%) Coaching
6 1 (3.03%) Software License Management
6 1 (3.03%) Document Management
6 1 (3.03%) Web Development
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL
6 1 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (96.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (54.55%) MCSE
3 17 (51.52%) MCP
4 11 (33.33%) Degree
5 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (24.24%) CCNA
6 6 (18.18%) MCTS
7 5 (15.15%) ECDL
7 5 (15.15%) CIPD
7 5 (15.15%) HND
8 4 (12.12%) MCITP
9 2 (6.06%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
10 1 (3.03%) MCSA
10 1 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (3.03%) MOS
System Software
1 17 (51.52%) Active Directory
2 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) SCOM
2 1 (3.03%) MOM
2 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (87.88%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) NetApp
2 3 (9.09%) VMware
3 2 (6.06%) Citrix
4 1 (3.03%) AppSense
4 1 (3.03%) Reuters
4 1 (3.03%) Adobe
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Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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