Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe with a requirement for MCTS qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Buckinghamshire > High Wycombe
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 - 57
Rank change year-on-year - +57 +4
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 1 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 0.31% - 1.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.54% - 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 9
High Wycombe median annual salary £52,500 - £32,500
10th Percentile £51,250 - £21,000
90th Percentile £53,750 - £38,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +38.46% +13.04%

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 High Wycombe with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
High Wycombe
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 65 77 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 20.44% 26.28% 41.83%
Number of salaries quoted 57 53 178
High Wycombe median annual salary £34,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.42% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £19,500 £25,000 £28,925
90th Percentile £58,750 £68,500 £66,625
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +2.41%

MCTS
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

Job postings citing MCTS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe.

Job vacancy trend for MCTS in High Wycombe

MCTS
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Salary trend for MCTS in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for MCTS.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Thinking
1 1 (100.00%) Critical Thinking
1 1 (100.00%) Server Management

MCTS
Co-occurring IT Skills in High Wycombe 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Critical Thinking
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Server Management
1 1 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering