The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 1.49% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
MCTS
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
44 60 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 65.67% 61.22% 48.08%
Number of salaries quoted 40 52 21
Average salary £47,500 £62,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +92.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,276 £37,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £36,714 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

MCTS
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Cumbria

MCTS
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cumbria region citing MCTS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCTS.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) BPMN
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cumbria region citing MCTS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCTS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Process Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Process Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BPMN
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft