The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Bicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - - 9
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester - - 11.76%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
MCTS
Oxfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Bicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
5 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 20.00% 23.08% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 7
Average salary £65,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

MCTS
Salary Trend in Bicester

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Bicester