The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - 101 99
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.16% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.60% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £36,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -9.37%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £33,913 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.94% -15.21%
MCTS
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
272 332 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.29% 26.33% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 144 265 182
Median salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

MCTS
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Glasgow