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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 21 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 3.61% 2.86% -
As % of the Qualifications category 8.33% 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
36 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 43.37% 34.29% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 32 12 11
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +46.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,900 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 18 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Apple
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) VMware

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Apple
1 3 (100.00%) VMware