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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 863 906 980
Rank change year-on-year +43 +74  
Permanent jobs citing MCT 7 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.007% 0.007%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.032% 0.027% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 4
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -18.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -18.18%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21959 26250 30481
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.64% 26.69% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 17118 21208 24166
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MCT
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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
Top 8 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +51 6 £45,000 -
Manchester -19 4 £45,000 -
North West -42 4 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Finance
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 8 (72.73%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) MCSA
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 5 (45.45%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (36.36%) Legal
5 4 (36.36%) CMS
5 4 (36.36%) Document Management
5 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
5 4 (36.36%) Workflow
5 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (36.36%) VBScript
5 4 (36.36%) VB
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL
5 4 (36.36%) Interwoven
5 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 4 (36.36%) iManage
5 4 (36.36%) Expense Management
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 3 (27.27%) Coaching
6 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
6 3 (27.27%) Driving Licence

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 4 (36.36%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (9.09%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Legal
3 3 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Applications Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Applications Support
1 4 (36.36%) Applications Support Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Dynamics AX Trainer
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Trainer
2 3 (27.27%) Trainer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
1 1 (9.09%) REST
1 1 (9.09%) SAP PI
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) UDDI
1 1 (9.09%) WSDL
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 3 (27.27%) Driving Licence
3 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Document Management
1 4 (36.36%) Expense Management
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Workflow
2 3 (27.27%) Coaching
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Wealth Management
3 2 (18.18%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 4 (36.36%) VB
2 4 (36.36%) VBScript
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) MCSA
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) iManage
2 4 (36.36%) Interwoven
3 3 (27.27%) MobileIron
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) SAP