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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
Rank 949 957 978
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +21
Permanent jobs citing MTS 5 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.007% 0.011%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.023% 0.035% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 11
Median salary £45,000 £48,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -31.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £35,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £62,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,750 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+33.57% +16.66%

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
21360 23026 25206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.81% 20.89% 21.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18252 19080 20815
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median 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 £67,500
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 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MTS within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +16 5 £45,000 -6.25% 2
London -1 3 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Yorkshire +8 2 £46,750 +33.57%
West Yorkshire +2 2 £46,750 +33.57%

MTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Change Management
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Test Management
3 4 (33.33%) COBOL
3 4 (33.33%) DB2
3 4 (33.33%) CICS
3 4 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 4 (33.33%) SDLC
3 4 (33.33%) SEPA
4 3 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) ISEB
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) SOA
4 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) IBM
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Unix
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) CICS
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
2 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
1 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Java Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Java Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Mainframe Architect
3 2 (16.67%) SOA Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Subject Matter Expert
4 1 (8.33%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) COM+
1 1 (8.33%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) SDLC
2 4 (33.33%) Test Management
3 3 (25.00%) SOA
3 3 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) COBOL
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) JCL
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CCA
3 1 (8.33%) CCEE
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (8.33%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SEPA
2 1 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
1 1 (8.33%) XenApp
1 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
1 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) HP
1 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) TOWER Software
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
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Salary: Competitive
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