The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 52 55 43
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 1 1 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 0.29% 0.29% 4.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.22% 1.54% 15.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 25
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -
MCTS
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
82 65 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 23.70% 18.84% 29.56%
Number of salaries quoted 78 58 140
Average salary £30,000 £32,150 £32,100
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.68% +0.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,900 £19,100 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,380 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

MCTS
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Norfolk

MCTS
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCTS within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
King's Lynn - 1 £30,000 -
MCTS
East of England

MCTS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft