The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for MCTS qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 98 101
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes - 0.095% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.36% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £41,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +40.67%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -4.00%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes.

Academic & Professional Certification
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 232 277 386
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 26.82% 26.31% 31.59%
Number of salaries quoted 173 197 254
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £69,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCTS
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing MCTS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCTS in Milton Keynes

MCTS
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for MCTS in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for MCTS.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Teradata
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Dashboard Development

MCTS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 1 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Report Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Dashboard Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Teradata
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago