The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank - - 51
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne - - 2.28%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%

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

Qualifications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
92 103 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 21.55% 26.96% 33.16%
Number of salaries quoted 75 92 97
Median salary £29,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,750 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £43,288 £57,100 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing MCTS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

MCTS
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne