The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - 46 39
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex - 0.63% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.27% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
MCTS
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
77 88 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 23.33% 27.94% 35.97%
Number of salaries quoted 53 75 99
Average salary £42,750 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.00% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £69,550 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

MCTS
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Middlesex