The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - 16 -
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield - 10.29% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 28.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
MCTS
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
17 25 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 21.25% 36.76% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 22
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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