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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 8.42% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 20.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
40 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 42.11% 17.86% 38.00%
Number of salaries quoted 32 15 19
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,950
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Wimbledon

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

MCTS Salary Histogram in Wimbledon

MCTS
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 32 (100.00%) MCP
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
1 32 (100.00%) MCSE
1 32 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 32 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 32 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 32 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 32 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 30 (93.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 26 (81.25%) TCP/IP
3 26 (81.25%) VPN
3 26 (81.25%) DNS
3 26 (81.25%) Apple
3 26 (81.25%) VMware
3 26 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (53.13%) Windows XP
5 16 (50.00%) Cisco
5 16 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (50.00%) Migration
5 16 (50.00%) MCITP
5 16 (50.00%) CCNA
6 15 (46.88%) Software Testing
7 13 (40.63%) Hyper-V
7 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (34.38%) Firewall
9 6 (18.75%) CCNP
9 6 (18.75%) Symantec
9 6 (18.75%) Windows 8
10 3 (9.38%) Web Design

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 32 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 26 (81.25%) TCP/IP
1 26 (81.25%) VPN
1 26 (81.25%) DNS
2 11 (34.38%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 22 (68.75%) IT Support Engineer
2 22 (68.75%) IT Support
3 13 (40.63%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (21.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Technical Support
5 6 (18.75%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 5 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) 1st Line Support
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
1 32 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 30 (93.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (53.13%) Windows XP
4 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (18.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Migration
2 15 (46.88%) Software Testing
3 3 (9.38%) Web Design
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) MCP
1 32 (100.00%) MCSE
1 32 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (50.00%) MCITP
2 16 (50.00%) CCNA
2 16 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (18.75%) CCNP
System Software
1 32 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 26 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (40.63%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (81.25%) Apple
2 26 (81.25%) VMware
3 16 (50.00%) Cisco
4 6 (18.75%) Symantec