The table below looks at the statistics for MTS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MTS over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
Rank 929 928 926
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing MTS 6 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.008% 0.010%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.029% 0.040% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 10
Average salary £51,500 £72,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.96% +45.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £56,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £80,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 - £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
20963 22566 22377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.70% 21.20% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 17686 19136 18279
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MTS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MTS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MTS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MTS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MTS within the UK.

MTS Salary Trend in the UK

MTS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MTS over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 within the UK.

MTS Salary Histogram in the UK

MTS
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MTS within the UK over the 3 months to 11 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 5 £51,500 -28.96% 1
City of London +56 4 £51,500 -26.42%
London +6 4 £51,500 -28.96% 1
West Midlands - 1 £36,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £36,500 -

MTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing MTS 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 MTS.

1 40 (60.61%) Finance
2 35 (53.03%) Banking
3 29 (43.94%) SDLC
4 28 (42.42%) COBOL
4 28 (42.42%) DB2
4 28 (42.42%) CICS
4 28 (42.42%) Mainframe
5 26 (39.39%) IBM
6 25 (37.88%) JCL
6 25 (37.88%) TOWER Software
6 25 (37.88%) SEPA
6 25 (37.88%) IBM Mainframe
7 20 (30.30%) Change Management
8 18 (27.27%) Windows
9 17 (25.76%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (25.76%) Windows Server
10 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
11 14 (21.21%) CCEE
11 14 (21.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 14 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (21.21%) Hyper-V
11 14 (21.21%) XenApp
11 14 (21.21%) XenServer
11 14 (21.21%) XenDesktop
11 14 (21.21%) vSphere
11 14 (21.21%) Citrix Certification
11 14 (21.21%) Citrix
11 14 (21.21%) VMware
12 12 (18.18%) Middleware
12 12 (18.18%) SWIFT

MTS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing MTS 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 MTS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (42.42%) CICS
2 5 (7.58%) IIS
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.52%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.52%) CMS
3 1 (1.52%) IBM Connections
3 1 (1.52%) Liferay
3 1 (1.52%) Quickr
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (18.18%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (4.55%) SAP PP
3 1 (1.52%) SAP APO
3 1 (1.52%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.52%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.52%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.52%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) BGP
1 7 (10.61%) Firewall
1 7 (10.61%) OSPF
1 7 (10.61%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (3.03%) Internet
4 1 (1.52%) Multicast
4 1 (1.52%) Network Security
4 1 (1.52%) PABX
4 1 (1.52%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (42.42%) DB2
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) HP UFT
1 2 (3.03%) LoadRunner
General
1 40 (60.61%) Finance
2 35 (53.03%) Banking
3 5 (7.58%) Front Office
4 4 (6.06%) Automotive
5 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.52%) Advertising
6 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (40.91%) Developer
2 21 (31.82%) Lead Developer
3 15 (22.73%) Subject Matter Expert
4 13 (19.70%) 3rd Line Support
4 13 (19.70%) Citrix Support
5 10 (15.15%) Analyst
6 9 (13.64%) Citrix Analyst
7 8 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 8 (12.12%) Citrix Support Analyst
8 7 (10.61%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 7 (10.61%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (10.61%) Technical Support
8 7 (10.61%) Technical Support Analyst
9 6 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
9 6 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 6 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
9 6 (9.09%) Network Engineer
9 6 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 6 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 6 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.18%) Middleware
2 5 (7.58%) Rendezvous
3 3 (4.55%) COM+
3 3 (4.55%) DCOM
4 2 (3.03%) EJB
4 2 (3.03%) HTML
4 2 (3.03%) JavaBeans
4 2 (3.03%) JSP
5 1 (1.52%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (42.42%) Mainframe
2 25 (37.88%) IBM Mainframe
3 17 (25.76%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (18.18%) SWIFT
5 7 (10.61%) Eurex
6 5 (7.58%) Fixed Income
7 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (27.27%) Windows
2 17 (25.76%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.52%) Linux
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) SDLC
2 20 (30.30%) Change Management
3 12 (18.18%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 12 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (9.09%) Patch Management
5 5 (7.58%) Algorithmic Trading
5 5 (7.58%) Analytics
5 5 (7.58%) Electronic Trading
5 5 (7.58%) Low Latency
5 5 (7.58%) Multithreading
5 5 (7.58%) TDD
6 4 (6.06%) ITIL
7 3 (4.55%) SOA
7 3 (4.55%) Test Management
8 2 (3.03%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.03%) Performance Management
8 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (42.42%) COBOL
2 25 (37.88%) JCL
3 11 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 10 (15.15%) Java
5 8 (12.12%) SQL
6 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.52%) VB
8 1 (1.52%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) CCEE
1 14 (21.21%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (12.12%) CCA
3 7 (10.61%) CCNA
3 7 (10.61%) CCNP
3 7 (10.61%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (9.09%) CCIE
5 5 (7.58%) Degree
6 1 (1.52%) ISEB
6 1 (1.52%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (37.88%) SEPA
2 4 (6.06%) SLA
3 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 14 (21.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 14 (21.21%) Hyper-V
1 14 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (21.21%) vSphere
1 14 (21.21%) XenApp
1 14 (21.21%) XenDesktop
1 14 (21.21%) XenServer
2 6 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 26 (39.39%) IBM
2 25 (37.88%) TOWER Software
3 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
4 14 (21.21%) Citrix
4 14 (21.21%) VMware
5 7 (10.61%) Bloomberg
5 7 (10.61%) Cisco
6 6 (9.09%) AppSense
6 6 (9.09%) Juniper
7 5 (7.58%) Oracle
7 5 (7.58%) Sybase
7 5 (7.58%) TIBCO
8 4 (6.06%) SAP
9 2 (3.03%) HP
10 1 (1.52%) Adobe
10 1 (1.52%) OpenText
10 1 (1.52%) Reuters
10 1 (1.52%) Sitecore
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