The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - 20 21
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham - 13.10% 3.19%
As % of the Qualifications category - 33.33% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 3
Average salary - £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -
MCTS
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wokingham region.

Qualifications Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
16 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 24.62% 39.29% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 28
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 23 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) CQRS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCAD
1 1 (100.00%) MCSD
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (100.00%) Games

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) CQRS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCAD
1 1 (100.00%) MCSD
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification