Period
to 4 April 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 4 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
UK
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 980 - 1184
Rank change year-on-year - +1184 +17
Permanent jobs citing MTS 4 0 21
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% - 0.012%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.024% - 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 10
Median annual salary £95,000 - £57,500
10th Percentile £72,375 - £50,000
90th Percentile £104,500 - £62,250
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £75,000

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 16,856 22,975 29,571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.46% 15.51% 16.69%
Number of salaries quoted 13,396 18,211 24,340
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04% +8.89%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

MTS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for MTS in the UK

MTS
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MTS.

Salary trend for MTS in the UK

MTS
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing MTS over the 6 months to 4 April 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 4 April 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
London - 4 £95,000 -
England - 4 £95,000 -

For the 6 months to 4 April 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 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
1 3 (75.00%) COM+
1 3 (75.00%) DCOM
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) MSMQ
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) WPF
1 3 (75.00%) Azure
1 3 (75.00%) AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) GCP
1 3 (75.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (75.00%) Project Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) BMC
3 1 (25.00%) Control-M
3 1 (25.00%) BCP
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Banking

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 3 (75.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Azure
1 3 (75.00%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Engagement Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Support
2 1 (25.00%) Payments Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) COM+
1 3 (75.00%) DCOM
1 3 (75.00%) MSMQ
1 3 (75.00%) WPF
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Project Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) BCP
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (25.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) BMC
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle