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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
Rank 871 896 880
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -16
Permanent jobs citing MTS 12 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.009% 0.006%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.054% 0.044% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 6
Average salary £60,000 £70,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +86.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -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
22383 24759 22846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.95% 21.09% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18598 20677 19340
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 £67,500 £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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

MTS Salary Histogram in the UK

MTS
Top 11 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 22 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +35 11 £60,000 -14.28% 4
West Midlands -8 4 £90,000 +200.00% 1
Leamington Spa - 4 £90,000 -
Warwickshire - 4 £90,000 -
London +42 3 £60,000 -14.28% 3
West Yorkshire - 3 £35,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £35,000 -
South East - 1 £40,000 -
Newbury - 1 £40,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Bingley - 1 £35,000 -

MTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
3 5 (27.78%) COM
3 5 (27.78%) UML
3 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
3 5 (27.78%) VB
3 5 (27.78%) .NET
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) Change Management
3 5 (27.78%) Asset Management
3 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (22.22%) Logistics
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) Automotive
4 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 4 (22.22%) SAP
4 4 (22.22%) Windows
4 4 (22.22%) SAP PP
5 3 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 3 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 3 (16.67%) QA
5 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Automation Testing

MTS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) SAP PP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) 3G
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) GSM
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) 2G
2 1 (5.56%) LTE
2 1 (5.56%) VSAT
2 1 (5.56%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Automotive
2 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Front Office
3 1 (5.56%) Electronics
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Analyst
1 4 (22.22%) SAP Consultant
1 4 (22.22%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix Support
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SAP PP Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) COM
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) Rendezvous
2 1 (5.56%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) WPF
2 1 (5.56%) WinForms
2 1 (5.56%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.56%) Podcast
2 1 (5.56%) SCADA
2 1 (5.56%) Fixed Income
2 1 (5.56%) Equities
2 1 (5.56%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
2 5 (27.78%) UML
2 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
2 5 (27.78%) Change Management
2 5 (27.78%) Asset Management
2 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (22.22%) Logistics
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 3 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.56%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) VB
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (5.56%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 9000
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.56%) XenApp
1 1 (5.56%) XenServer
1 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
1 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) SAP
3 2 (11.11%) Bloomberg
4 1 (5.56%) eSpeed
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.56%) Reuters
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Sybase
4 1 (5.56%) Tradeweb
4 1 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) AppSense
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