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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)
UK
Rank 845 922 935
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +13
Permanent jobs citing MCT 4 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.016% 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.019% 0.056% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 16
Median salary £60,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+84.61% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £19,400 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £45,000 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary - £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
20686 28636 29355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.79% 27.99% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 16349 22919 23401
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 19 February 2017 within the UK.

MCT Salary Histogram in the UK

MCT
Top 2 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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +94 4 £60,000 +77.77%
London +58 4 £60,000 +90.47%

MCT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
3 11 (64.71%) SQL
4 10 (58.82%) Citrix
4 10 (58.82%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
5 9 (52.94%) ITIL
6 8 (47.06%) MCSA
6 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
6 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (41.18%) VMware
7 7 (41.18%) Degree
7 7 (41.18%) Firewall
8 6 (35.29%) Intel Security
8 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
8 6 (35.29%) MS Office
8 6 (35.29%) VBScript
8 6 (35.29%) VPN
8 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
8 6 (35.29%) Cisco
8 6 (35.29%) WSUS
8 6 (35.29%) SCCM
8 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
8 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
8 6 (35.29%) Software Deployment
8 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (35.29%) Application Virtualisation

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 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 6 (35.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) VPN
3 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
3 5 (29.41%) VoIP
4 3 (17.65%) DHCP
4 3 (17.65%) DNS
5 2 (11.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Applications Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Applications Support
1 6 (35.29%) Applications Support Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) SCCM Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Support Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (17.65%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Server Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Support Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Support Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) WAN Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Application Virtualisation
2 6 (35.29%) Software Deployment
3 5 (29.41%) Coaching
3 5 (29.41%) Line Management
3 5 (29.41%) Wealth Management
4 3 (17.65%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 6 (35.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) MCSA
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (41.18%) Degree
3 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.88%) GNVQ
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
4 5 (29.41%) vSphere
5 4 (23.53%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) SCCM
1 6 (35.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) Citrix
3 7 (41.18%) VMware
4 6 (35.29%) Cisco
4 6 (35.29%) Intel Security
5 5 (29.41%) MobileIron
6 2 (11.76%) Draytek