The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 107 107 94
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 1 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.087% 0.15% 0.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.33% 0.58% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 12
Average salary £54,500 £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+98.18% -35.29%
UK excluding London average salary £33,826 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.43% -
MCTS
South East

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

Qualifications Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
303 346 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 26.35% 26.23% 30.04%
Number of salaries quoted 253 287 304
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

MCTS
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

MCTS Salary Trend in West Sussex

MCTS
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCTS within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Crawley - 1 £54,500 -
MCTS
South East

MCTS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) OLTP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Star Schema
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ETL

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) OLTP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Star Schema
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
Horsham, West Sussex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hassocks, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bognor Regis, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago