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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)
Rank 922 922 913
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing MCT 13 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.014% 0.023%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.046% 0.051% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 15
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,350 £33,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%

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
28359 29471 28730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 28.00% 27.69% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 22649 23557 22514
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,823 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 10 February 2016 within the UK.

MCT Salary Histogram in the UK

MCT
Top 11 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 10 February 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
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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 +17 12 £35,000 -12.50% 1
North West +30 6 £43,750 +43.44% 1
Manchester - 6 £43,750 - 1
London +7 3 £31,500 -42.72%
Derby - 2 £18,000 -
Derbyshire - 2 £18,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £18,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
Brentford - 1 £35,000 -

MCT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 9 (56.25%) Windows
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 6 (37.50%) MS Office
5 6 (37.50%) Finance
5 6 (37.50%) Degree
6 5 (31.25%) QA
6 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
7 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (25.00%) Migration
7 4 (25.00%) MCSA
8 3 (18.75%) VPN
8 3 (18.75%) Citrix
8 3 (18.75%) Intel Security
8 3 (18.75%) Driving Licence
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (18.75%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
8 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
9 2 (12.50%) SCCM
9 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
9 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
9 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
9 2 (12.50%) CCNA

MCT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (37.50%) MS Office
3 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) ADSL
3 1 (6.25%) BGP
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.25%) Junos
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) MPLS
3 1 (6.25%) OSPF
3 1 (6.25%) RIP
3 1 (6.25%) VPLS
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Back Office
2 2 (12.50%) Front Office
2 2 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Trainer
2 4 (25.00%) IT Trainer
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Leader
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Trainer
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Graduate
4 2 (12.50%) IT Graduate
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Support Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Driving Licence
2 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 2 (12.50%) e-Learning
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Cash Management
2 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 2 (12.50%) Document Management
2 2 (12.50%) Expense Management
2 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 2 (12.50%) Presales
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
2 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
2 2 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (6.25%) Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Data Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (6.25%) Network Management
3 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 2 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (37.50%) Degree
3 4 (25.00%) MCSA
4 2 (12.50%) CCNA
4 2 (12.50%) CIMA
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (12.50%) DBS Check
5 1 (6.25%) CCNP
5 1 (6.25%) ECDL
5 1 (6.25%) GNVQ
5 1 (6.25%) JNCIP
5 1 (6.25%) MCP
5 1 (6.25%) MCSE
5 1 (6.25%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
2 2 (12.50%) IAS 39
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Terminal Server
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix
2 3 (18.75%) Intel Security
3 2 (12.50%) iManage
3 2 (12.50%) Interwoven
4 1 (6.25%) Brocade
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) IronPort
4 1 (6.25%) Juniper
4 1 (6.25%) Trustwave
Manchester, Lancashire
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