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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - - 34
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate - - 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,826 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.43% -
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
97 61 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 24.31% 18.60% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 91 51 39
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -6.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,087 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,100 £60,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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