The first table below looks at the demand for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Wokingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 28 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 Wokingham region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 21 7 27
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 1 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 1.33% 22.78% 9.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 52.94% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 18
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Qualifications Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
13 34 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 17.33% 43.04% 35.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10 33 68
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCTS
Berkshire

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

MCTS
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Wokingham

MCTS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) MCAD
1 5 (100.00%) MCSD
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Games
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 5 (100.00%) CQRS
1 5 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) CQRS
1 5 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) MCAD
1 5 (100.00%) MCSD
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Wokingham
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