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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 38 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +7
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 1 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 0.54% 7.06% 8.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.57% 25.00% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £24,500 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +0.62%
MCTS
North East

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

Qualifications Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 15.05% 28.24% 29.07%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 19
Average salary £46,250 £31,750 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.66% +41.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

MCTS
Salary Trend in Durham

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Durham

MCTS
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCTS within the Durham region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockton-on-Tees - 1 £24,500 - 1
MCTS
North East

MCTS
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Durham 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%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Durham 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
Stockton-on-Tees
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago