Period
to 23 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead with a requirement for MCTS qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Hertfordshire > Hemel Hempstead
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 53 45
Rank change year-on-year +6 -8 +17
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 5 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 1.55% 0.61% 4.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.00% 2.99% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 18
Hemel Hempstead median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +66.67% -26.83%
Hertfordshire median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +25.00% -

MCTS is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 125 67 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 38.82% 20.49% 38.20%
Number of salaries quoted 104 48 147
Hemel Hempstead median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £21,750 £23,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,500 £65,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

MCTS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Job postings citing MCTS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead.

Job vacancy trend for MCTS in Hemel Hempstead

MCTS
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCTS in Hemel Hempstead.

Salary trend for MCTS in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, IT jobs citing MCTS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hemel Hempstead region with a requirement for MCTS.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Replication
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
1 5 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 5 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 5 (100.00%) CCAA
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013

MCTS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Azure
1 3 (60.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Replication
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (60.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (60.00%) Active Listening
2 3 (60.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (60.00%) Preventative Maintenance
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VBScript
4 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCAA
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 5 (100.00%) VMware