Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1167 1197 1302
Rank change year-on-year +30 +105 -16
Permanent jobs citing MCT 10 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.013% 0.005%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.023% 0.050% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 6
UK median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -18.18% +111.54%
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +66.67% +8.00%

MCT 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 with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 43053 49751 60118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.06% 26.20% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 33093 39924 48041
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

MCT
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing MCT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for MCT in the UK

MCT
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for MCT in the UK

MCT
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCT over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MCT in the UK

MCT
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCT within the UK over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
England +11 9 £37,500 -16.67% 1
UK excluding London +49 6 £37,500 -16.67% 1
London -3 3 £37,500 +70.45%
North of England -8 3 £45,000 -2.70%
Yorkshire +34 2 - -
North West -34 1 £45,000 -5.26%
South East - 1 £30,000 -
East of England - 1 £60,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £18,000 -
Midlands - 1 £18,000 - 1

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

1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (40.00%) Driving Licence
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) MCSE
3 3 (30.00%) MCSA
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (30.00%) vSphere
3 3 (30.00%) Change Control
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (30.00%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (30.00%) MCITP
3 3 (30.00%) VLAN
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008

MCT
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DHCP
1 3 (30.00%) LAN
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (30.00%) VLAN
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) Broadband
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Trainer
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Trainer
3 3 (30.00%) Dynamics AX Trainer
4 2 (20.00%) Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Azure Architect
4 2 (20.00%) SAN Technical Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) IT Trainer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior
5 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Change Control
1 3 (30.00%) Creative Thinking
1 3 (30.00%) Innovative Thinking
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Content Development
3 1 (10.00%) Document Management
3 1 (10.00%) Expense Management
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VB
1 1 (10.00%) VBA
1 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (40.00%) MCSE
3 3 (30.00%) MCITP
3 3 (30.00%) MCSA
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) ECDL
4 1 (10.00%) MCSD
4 1 (10.00%) MOS
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) iManage
3 1 (10.00%) Interwoven