The first table below looks at the demand for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Windsor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Windsor region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 24 13 32
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 1 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 1.09% 13.56% 1.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.35% 50.00% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 2
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Qualifications Category
Windsor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
23 16 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 25.00% 27.12% 26.36%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 27
Average salary £36,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £42,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCTS
Berkshire

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

MCTS
Salary Trend in Windsor

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Windsor

MCTS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) VMware