Period
to 25 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 25 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
UK
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1083 1166 1204
Rank change year-on-year +83 +38 +52
Permanent jobs citing MTS 9 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.008% 0.005%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.043% 0.050% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 8
UK median annual salary £120,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +128.57% +16.67% -
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £42,500

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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 21,075 28,097 31,856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.90% 16.55% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 16,626 22,520 25,639
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -1.14% +6.02% +3.75%

MTS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for MTS in the UK

MTS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for MTS in the UK

MTS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MTS over the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

Salary histogram for MTS in the UK

MTS
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MTS within the UK over the 6 months to 25 August 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 +74 9 £120,000 +118.18% 4
UK excluding London +60 5 - - 3
South East +38 5 - - 3
London +97 4 £120,000 +118.18% 1

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, 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 with a requirement for MTS.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Migration
2 5 (55.56%) SAP Basis
2 5 (55.56%) Quality Management
2 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 5 (55.56%) EDIFACT
2 5 (55.56%) Automotive
2 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Logistics
2 5 (55.56%) JIRA
2 5 (55.56%) SAP ERP
2 5 (55.56%) Confluence
2 5 (55.56%) Master Data Management
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) ABAP
2 5 (55.56%) SAP
2 5 (55.56%) EDI
2 5 (55.56%) ERP
2 5 (55.56%) EAI
2 5 (55.56%) SAP Certification
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (55.56%) Middleware
2 5 (55.56%) SAP MM
2 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (55.56%) Virtual Team
2 5 (55.56%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (44.44%) Project Delivery

MTS
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 5 (55.56%) Confluence
2 4 (44.44%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) SAP ERP
1 5 (55.56%) SAP MM
1 5 (55.56%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) AWS
1 4 (44.44%) Azure
1 4 (44.44%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) JIRA
General
1 5 (55.56%) Automotive
1 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Logistics Specialist
1 5 (55.56%) SAP Logistics Specialist
2 4 (44.44%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) EDI
1 5 (55.56%) EDIFACT
1 5 (55.56%) Middleware
1 5 (55.56%) SAP Basis
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) COM+
2 4 (44.44%) MSMQ
2 4 (44.44%) WPF
3 3 (33.33%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
1 5 (55.56%) Virtual Team
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Migration
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) EAI
2 5 (55.56%) ERP
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Logistics
2 5 (55.56%) Master Data Management
2 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (55.56%) Quality Management
3 4 (44.44%) DevOps
3 4 (44.44%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) ABAP
2 4 (44.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (55.56%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) SAP