The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - - 13
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon - - 11.96%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -
MCTS
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Qualifications Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
48 18 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 50.53% 28.57% 57.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 22
Average salary £25,500 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.65% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCTS across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

MCTS
Salary Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCTS across the Basildon region.

MCTS Salary Trend in Basildon