The first table below looks at the demand for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 28 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 Blackpool region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - - 18
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool - - 3.28%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Qualifications Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
5 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 18.52% 30.23% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 11
Average salary £44,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCTS
Lancashire

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

MCTS
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Blackpool