The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - 40 51
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich - 0.87% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category - 3.33% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £33,826 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.43% -
MCTS
Suffolk

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

Qualifications Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
117 60 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 28.19% 26.09% 22.70%
Number of salaries quoted 110 49 63
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,920 £42,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

MCTS
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Ipswich