The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Wimbledon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 20 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 18.52% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 40.82% - -
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 0
Average salary £36,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.56%
MCTS
London

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

Qualifications Category
Wimbledon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
49 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 45.37% 33.90% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 42 19 10
Average salary £36,000 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,200 £37,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wimbledon

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Wimbledon

MCTS
Salary Trend in Wimbledon

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Wimbledon

MCTS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wimbledon 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 20 (100.00%) MCP
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) MCSE
1 20 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 20 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (90.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (70.00%) Apple
3 14 (70.00%) TCP/IP
3 14 (70.00%) VPN
3 14 (70.00%) DNS
3 14 (70.00%) VMware
3 14 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (60.00%) Software Testing
5 10 (50.00%) MCITP
5 10 (50.00%) CCNA
5 10 (50.00%) Migration
5 10 (50.00%) Cisco
5 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (40.00%) Windows XP
7 6 (30.00%) CCNP
7 6 (30.00%) Symantec
7 6 (30.00%) Windows 8
8 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (10.00%) Firewall

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wimbledon 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 20 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) TCP/IP
1 14 (70.00%) VPN
1 14 (70.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 14 (70.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 14 (70.00%) IT Support
3 12 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (30.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 6 (30.00%) Technical Support
4 6 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (90.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 6 (30.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 10 (50.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) MCP
1 20 (100.00%) MCSE
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (50.00%) MCITP
2 10 (50.00%) CCNA
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (30.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (70.00%) Apple
2 14 (70.00%) VMware
3 10 (50.00%) Cisco
4 6 (30.00%) Symantec