The first table below looks at the demand for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - - 27
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - - 5.59%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £15,390
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Qualifications Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
81 42 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 53.29% 27.10% 33.52%
Number of salaries quoted 42 32 37
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,500 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £46,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCTS
County Antrim

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

MCTS
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Belfast
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago