The first table below looks at the demand for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Harrogate region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 60 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 0.24% 1.77% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.54% 6.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £45,000 £36,834 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.17% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
65 81 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 15.78% 28.72% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 61 59 26
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £20,213
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCTS
North Yorkshire

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

MCTS
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Harrogate

MCTS
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft