The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 76 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 14 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.01% 0.13% -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.09% 0.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £38,000 £18,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+111.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
MCTS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

Qualifications Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
275 138 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 39.51% 17.36% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 195 113 163
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,400 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCTS across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

MCTS
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCTS across the Warwickshire region.

MCTS Salary Trend in Warwickshire

MCTS
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCTS across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

MCTS Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

MCTS
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCTS within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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
Warwick - 11 - - 1
Stratford-upon-Avon +8 1 £30,000 +66.66%
MCTS
West Midlands

MCTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region citing MCTS 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 MCTS.

1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (90.48%) SQL
2 19 (90.48%) T-SQL
2 19 (90.48%) .NET
2 19 (90.48%) ASP.NET
2 19 (90.48%) C#
3 17 (80.95%) HTML
3 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
3 17 (80.95%) SOA
3 17 (80.95%) RDBMS
3 17 (80.95%) OO
3 17 (80.95%) CSS
3 17 (80.95%) Web Services
3 17 (80.95%) XML
3 17 (80.95%) XSLT
3 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
3 17 (80.95%) SQL Server 2005
3 17 (80.95%) Release Management
3 17 (80.95%) MCPD
3 17 (80.95%) XPath
3 17 (80.95%) Relational Database
3 17 (80.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 17 (80.95%) Mentoring
3 17 (80.95%) Coaching
4 16 (76.19%) Wealth Management
5 4 (19.05%) MCP
6 2 (9.52%) VMware
6 2 (9.52%) Backup Exec
6 2 (9.52%) Intranet
6 2 (9.52%) Internet

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region citing MCTS 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 MCTS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
1 2 (9.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (80.95%) RDBMS
1 17 (80.95%) Relational Database
1 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
1 17 (80.95%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 17 (80.95%) .NET Developer
2 17 (80.95%) C# .NET Developer
2 17 (80.95%) C# Developer
3 16 (76.19%) ASP.NET Developer
3 16 (76.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (71.43%) .NET Software Developer
4 15 (71.43%) C# Software Developer
4 15 (71.43%) Senior Developer
5 13 (61.90%) Senior .NET Developer
5 13 (61.90%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 13 (61.90%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (61.90%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 13 (61.90%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (61.90%) Senior C# Developer
5 13 (61.90%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 13 (61.90%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Lead Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Team Leader
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) .NET
1 19 (90.48%) ASP.NET
2 17 (80.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 17 (80.95%) CSS
2 17 (80.95%) HTML
2 17 (80.95%) Web Services
2 17 (80.95%) XML
2 17 (80.95%) XSLT
3 2 (9.52%) WCF
3 2 (9.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Coaching
1 17 (80.95%) Mentoring
1 17 (80.95%) OO
1 17 (80.95%) Release Management
1 17 (80.95%) SOA
2 16 (76.19%) Wealth Management
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) MVVM
3 2 (9.52%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) C#
1 19 (90.48%) SQL
1 19 (90.48%) T-SQL
2 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 17 (80.95%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (80.95%) MCPD
3 4 (19.05%) MCP
4 2 (9.52%) Degree
4 2 (9.52%) MCITP
4 2 (9.52%) MCSA
4 2 (9.52%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Backup Exec
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.52%) Symantec
1 2 (9.52%) VMware