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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
Rank 893 927 885
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -42
Permanent jobs citing MTS 22 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.004% 0.006%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.099% 0.020% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 5
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%

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
22256 24986 22193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.31% 21.34% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18540 20623 18724
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 30 July 2015 within the UK.

MTS Salary Histogram in the UK

MTS
Top 12 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 30 July 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 +49 19 £35,000 +16.66% 3
West Midlands +10 12 £30,000 - 2
Wolverhampton - 7 £30,000 - 2
Leamington Spa - 5 £90,000 -
Warwickshire - 5 £90,000 -
London - 4 £55,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 -
City of London - 1 - -
South East - 1 £27,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £27,000 -
Bradford - 1 - -

MTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 11 (36.67%) Asset Management
2 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (36.67%) Windows
3 10 (33.33%) VB
4 8 (26.67%) SQL
4 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
5 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
5 7 (23.33%) IIS
5 7 (23.33%) COM+
5 7 (23.33%) DCOM
5 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
5 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
6 6 (20.00%) VB6
6 6 (20.00%) Advertising
6 6 (20.00%) Degree
6 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (16.67%) Manufacturing
7 5 (16.67%) Logistics
7 5 (16.67%) Automotive
7 5 (16.67%) SAP PP
7 5 (16.67%) SAP
8 4 (13.33%) COM
8 4 (13.33%) C#
8 4 (13.33%) ITIL
8 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
8 4 (13.33%) .NET

MTS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 7 (23.33%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (10.00%) OSPF
1 3 (10.00%) BGP
1 3 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) 2G
2 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.33%) LTE
2 1 (3.33%) VSAT
2 1 (3.33%) 4G
2 1 (3.33%) DAB
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) 3G
2 1 (3.33%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) HP UFT
General
1 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Advertising
3 5 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 5 (16.67%) Automotive
4 3 (10.00%) Banking
5 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.33%) Electronics
6 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Analyst
1 7 (23.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Consultant
2 5 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Citrix Support
3 3 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) SAP PP Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Network Support
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Real Time Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Process Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Communications Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) COM+
1 7 (23.33%) DCOM
2 4 (13.33%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) COM
3 1 (3.33%) Middleware
3 1 (3.33%) Spring
3 1 (3.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Eurex
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.33%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Asset Management
2 5 (16.67%) Logistics
3 4 (13.33%) Change Management
3 4 (13.33%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (13.33%) UML
3 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
3 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (10.00%) Automation Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.33%) Business Development
5 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) VB
2 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
4 6 (20.00%) VB6
5 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.33%) C#
6 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) CCEE
2 3 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.00%) CCIE
2 3 (10.00%) CCNP
2 3 (10.00%) CCNA
3 2 (6.67%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO 9000
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.00%) XenApp
2 3 (10.00%) XenServer
2 3 (10.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (10.00%) vSphere
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) SAP
3 4 (13.33%) Bloomberg
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco
4 3 (10.00%) Citrix
4 3 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) AppSense
5 1 (3.33%) ION Trading
5 1 (3.33%) Tradeweb
5 1 (3.33%) Juniper
5 1 (3.33%) eSpeed
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle
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