The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - - 31
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing - - 7.30%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 13
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
MCTS
West Sussex

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

Qualifications Category
Worthing
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
21 23 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 23.08% 29.49% 34.27%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 51
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,650 £22,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,600 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

MCTS
Salary Trend in Worthing

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Worthing

MCTS
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Worthing 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) SCSM

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Worthing 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 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Server Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) VMware