The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - - 103
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 1.24%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 22
Median salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.71% -12.50%
MCTS
Cambridgeshire

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
429 551 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.64% 37.90% 37.15%
Number of salaries quoted 310 491 458
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £39,130
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +6.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,164 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing MCTS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

MCTS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Cambridge