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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 89 87 66
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -21
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 3 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.27% 0.85% 2.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.83% 3.44% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 19
Average salary £28,750 £57,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +53.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £55,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £57,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.25% -
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
363 262 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 32.41% 24.74% 31.36%
Number of salaries quoted 232 236 277
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £26,600 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCTS across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

MCTS Salary Histogram 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 17 April 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
Malmesbury - 2 £35,000 -
Chippenham - 1 £22,500 -
MCTS
South West

MCTS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) MCSE
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) MCITP
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (28.57%) Nintex
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 2 (28.57%) Information Management
4 2 (28.57%) MS Project
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) MCSA
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) VMware

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Project
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
1 2 (28.57%) Workflow
1 2 (28.57%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) MCSE
3 4 (57.14%) MCITP
4 1 (14.29%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Nintex
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
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