Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Home Counties with a requirement for MCTS qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
South East > Home Counties
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Home Counties 5.00% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 16.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Home Counties median annual salary £40,000 - -
South East median annual salary £33,750 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% -7.14% -26.32%

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 the Home Counties with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Home Counties
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 6 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Home Counties 30.00% 30.51% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 5
Home Counties median annual salary £48,750 £75,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% +42.86% +11.70%
10th Percentile £43,125 £55,000 £46,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £111,250 £84,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

MCTS
Job Vacancy Trend in the Home Counties

Job postings citing MCTS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Home Counties.

Job vacancy trend for MCTS in the Home Counties

MCTS
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

Salary trend for MCTS in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT jobs citing MCTS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Home Counties region with a requirement for MCTS.

1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
1 1 (100.00%) G Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

MCTS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Home Counties 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) G Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) ICT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) VMware