The table below looks at the statistics for MTS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MTS over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
Rank - 907 967
Permanent jobs citing MTS 0 57 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.052% 0.006%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.29% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 0 51 4
Median salary - £50,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -24.52%
UK excluding London median salary - £42,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -29.16%

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
16913 19924 22848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.93% 18.16% 20.02%
Number of salaries quoted 14331 16597 18449
Median salary £45,000 £43,596 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +2.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MTS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing MTS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 19 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing MTS 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 MTS.

1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) PuTTY
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script

MTS
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) PuTTY
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) People Management
1 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP