The first table below looks at the demand for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Huddersfield region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - 13 27
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield - 4.76% 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category - 11.76% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £36,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Qualifications Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
14 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 22.22% 40.48% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 12
Average salary £30,000 £30,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% +41.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCTS
West Yorkshire

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

MCTS
Salary Trend in Huddersfield

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Huddersfield

MCTS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) MCDST
1 1 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCDST
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) LANDesk
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
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