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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)
Rank 851 856 867
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCT 15 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.018% 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.052% 0.067% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 15
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £21,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -25.00%

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
28799 28422 31079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.66% 27.26% 28.14%
Number of salaries quoted 23078 22323 26025
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 28 January 2015 within the UK.

MCT Salary Histogram in the UK

MCT
Top 13 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 January 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
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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 +12 15 £40,000 +6.66% 5
London -6 6 £53,750 +43.33% 1
North West 0 4 £32,500 - 1
South East - 4 £40,000 - 2
Cheshire - 4 £32,500 - 1
Surrey - 3 £40,000 - 1
Camberley - 3 £40,000 - 1
Chester - 2 £30,500 - 1
Gatwick - 1 £40,000 -
Southampton - 1 £50,000 - 1
West Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Daresbury - 1 £50,000 -

MCT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 26 (92.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 20 (71.43%) Windows
4 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 11 (39.29%) MCSE
5 11 (39.29%) MS Office
6 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
7 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (32.14%) MCP
7 9 (32.14%) DNS
8 8 (28.57%) Degree
8 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
9 7 (25.00%) Windows 8
9 7 (25.00%) CCNA
9 7 (25.00%) IIS
9 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
9 7 (25.00%) Replication
10 6 (21.43%) SQL
10 6 (21.43%) High Availability
10 6 (21.43%) Data Management
11 5 (17.86%) Clustering
11 5 (17.86%) MCITP
11 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
12 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 4 (14.29%) SharePoint

MCT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 7 (25.00%) IIS
2 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (10.71%) Lync
5 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.57%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (3.57%) Documentum
6 1 (3.57%) FileNet
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Office
2 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (3.57%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.14%) Network Security
4 1 (3.57%) VPN
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
4 1 (3.57%) DHCP
4 1 (3.57%) VLAN
4 1 (3.57%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) DTS
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (10.71%) Back Office
1 3 (10.71%) Legal
1 3 (10.71%) Billing
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Trainer
2 7 (25.00%) IT Trainer
3 6 (21.43%) IT Support
4 4 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) DBA
5 3 (10.71%) Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Trainer
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (7.14%) Support Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Architect
6 2 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (7.14%) Support Technician
6 2 (7.14%) Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Exchange Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (25.00%) Replication
3 5 (17.86%) Clustering
4 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
4 3 (10.71%) User Experience
4 3 (10.71%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.57%) Learning Management System
5 1 (3.57%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Data Management
1 6 (21.43%) High Availability
2 4 (14.29%) Analytics
2 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
3 3 (10.71%) Contact Management
3 3 (10.71%) CRM
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) Migration
4 2 (7.14%) Email Migration
4 2 (7.14%) Coaching
4 2 (7.14%) Document Management
5 1 (3.57%) Software License Management
5 1 (3.57%) Web Development
5 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Time Management
5 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.57%) Information Management
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL
5 1 (3.57%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (92.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (39.29%) MCSE
3 9 (32.14%) MCP
4 8 (28.57%) Degree
5 7 (25.00%) CCNA
5 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (17.86%) MCITP
7 3 (10.71%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (7.14%) HND
8 2 (7.14%) CIPD
8 2 (7.14%) MOS
8 2 (7.14%) ECDL
8 2 (7.14%) MCTS
9 1 (3.57%) VCAP
9 1 (3.57%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
9 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (3.57%) MCSA
9 1 (3.57%) CCA
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) vSphere
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCOM
2 1 (3.57%) MOM
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) Citrix
3 3 (10.71%) NetApp
4 1 (3.57%) Reuters
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe
4 1 (3.57%) AppSense
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
Camberley, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance + Package
Posted: 21 days ago