Period
to 20 February 2020

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 20 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1013 1098 1210
Rank change year-on-year +85 +112 -
Permanent jobs citing MTS 10 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.001% 0.008%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.055% 0.004% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 12
UK median annual salary £105,000 - £55,000
10th Percentile £89,625 - £37,500
90th Percentile £112,750 - £80,250
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £40,000

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 18,177 23,859 29,983
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.69% 15.76% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 14,628 19,006 24,711
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24% +3.13%

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 20 February 2020.

Salary histogram for MTS in the UK

MTS
Top 2 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 20 February 2020. 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 +133 10 £105,000 - 2
London +86 10 £105,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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 6 (60.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Web Services
2 5 (50.00%) Unix
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) BMC
2 5 (50.00%) Control-M
2 5 (50.00%) BCP
2 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (50.00%) Change Control
3 4 (40.00%) Docker
3 4 (40.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) GCP
3 4 (40.00%) Kubernetes
3 4 (40.00%) WPF
3 4 (40.00%) Azure
3 4 (40.00%) AWS
3 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (40.00%) Project Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) MSMQ
3 4 (40.00%) SLA
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) IIS
3 4 (40.00%) COM+
3 4 (40.00%) DCOM
3 4 (40.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis

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 4 (40.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) AWS
1 4 (40.00%) Azure
1 4 (40.00%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Support Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Engagement Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Payments Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Production Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Unix Support
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Support
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Support Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Unix Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) COM+
2 4 (40.00%) DCOM
2 4 (40.00%) MSMQ
2 4 (40.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Unix
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) BCP
1 5 (50.00%) Change Control
1 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (40.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Project Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Control-M
2 4 (40.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (20.00%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) BMC
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) ION Trading