The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - - 44
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate - - 1.26%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £36,834
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -
MCTS
North Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
73 38 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 24.01% 14.73% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 70 36 47
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -4.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,700 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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