Period
to 19 November 2019

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 19 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1064 1146 1207
Rank change year-on-year +82 +61 +4
Permanent jobs citing MCT 2 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.014% 0.005%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.006% 0.057% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 6
UK median annual salary £83,750 £34,736 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +141.10% -7.37% -16.67%
10th Percentile £53,625 £30,675 £23,750
90th Percentile £112,875 £37,108 £50,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £34,736 £30,000
% change year-on-year +36.75% +15.79% -33.33%

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 30,912 38,472 43,223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.61% 23.73% 24.23%
Number of salaries quoted 22,807 28,441 33,192
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 19 November 2019.

Salary histogram for MCT in the UK

MCT
Top 4 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 19 November 2019. 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 +78 1 £47,500 +36.75% 1
UK excluding London +71 1 £47,500 +36.75%
North of England - 1 £47,500 -
North West - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, IT jobs citing MCT 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 with a requirement for MCT.

1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MCDBA
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) OLTP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) RedGate
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) SCDPM
1 1 (50.00%) WebEx
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) OLTP
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Master's Degree
1 1 (50.00%) MCDBA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IDERA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) RedGate