The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 29 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 3 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 2.24% - 7.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.52% - 29.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 17
Average salary £31,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCTS
Hertfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
46 12 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 34.33% 14.63% 26.13%
Number of salaries quoted 32 5 46
Average salary £31,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

MCTS
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

MCTS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSA
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (100.00%) MCDST
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Veeam
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (100.00%) Field Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSA
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MCDST
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Veeam