The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 94 89 73
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -16
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 3 7 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.28% 0.70% 2.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.93% 2.08% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 28
Average salary £22,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCTS
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
323 336 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 29.96% 33.80% 33.47%
Number of salaries quoted 278 294 346
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

MCTS
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Wiltshire

MCTS
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCTS within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Chippenham -10 3 £22,500 -43.75% 1
MCTS
South West

MCTS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) MCITP
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) MCSE
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) HP

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) MCITP
2 5 (83.33%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
Wiltshire
Wiltshire Council
Salary: From £22,212 to £24,472 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Chippenham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago