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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 104 89 76
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -13
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 2 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.15% 0.84% 1.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 2.84% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 21
Average salary £21,500 £48,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.89% +39.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
379 317 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 29.18% 29.65% 42.88%
Number of salaries quoted 328 272 450
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 23 September 2014. 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
Swindon -3 1 £21,500 -60.00% 2
Chippenham -22 1 £21,500 -46.25% 1
MCTS
South West

MCTS
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project Server
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project Server
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ITS
Salary: Salary Depending on skills match, experience and qualifications
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 22 days ago