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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 21 21 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 6.45% 4.82% 3.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.22% 10.00% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 1
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +3.12%
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
27 40 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 29.03% 48.19% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 24 34 10
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,250 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 9 (100.00%) MCP
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MCSE
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) Hyper-V
2 7 (77.78%) MCITP
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (77.78%) Migration
2 7 (77.78%) Apple
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Windows XP
2 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) VPN
2 7 (77.78%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) Veeam
3 2 (22.22%) Acronis
3 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) MCSA
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) VPN
2 7 (77.78%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 9 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 9 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Support Manager
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Manager
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) Windows XP
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Migration
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) MCP
1 9 (100.00%) MCSE
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (77.78%) MCITP
3 2 (22.22%) MCSA
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (77.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Apple
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) Veeam
3 2 (22.22%) Acronis
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco