Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for MTS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MTS over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 878 916 969
Rank change year-on-year +38 +53 +14
Permanent jobs citing MTS 15 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.016% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.099% 0.012% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
UK excluding London median annual salary - £46,250 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.07% +33.57%
UK median annual salary £50,000 £66,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -24.53% +47.22% -1.64%

MTS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15,167 17,149 20,666
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 15.84% 17.29% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 12,203 14,050 17,199
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.02% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

MTS
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing MTS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for MTS in the UK excluding London

MTS
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MTS in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for MTS in the UK excluding London

MTS
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MTS within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Midlands - 11 - -
West Midlands - 11 - -
South East - 4 - -
MTS
UK

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT jobs citing MTS 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for MTS.

1 15 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
2 11 (73.33%) Time Management
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (73.33%) IIS
2 11 (73.33%) COM+
2 11 (73.33%) DCOM
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) T-SQL
3 5 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 5 (33.33%) .NET
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 5 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (26.67%) Break/Fix
4 4 (26.67%) Decision-Making
4 4 (26.67%) Value Proposition
4 4 (26.67%) Customer Value Proposition
4 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (6.67%) Marketing

MTS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 11 (73.33%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Sales Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Sales Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 3 (20.00%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) COM+
1 11 (73.33%) DCOM
2 5 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
1 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
1 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (73.33%) Time Management
3 4 (26.67%) Break/Fix
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (26.67%) Customer Value Proposition
3 4 (26.67%) Decision-Making
3 4 (26.67%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
1 11 (73.33%) T-SQL
2 5 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory