The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Norfolk region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 44 50 40
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 1 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 0.33% 2.92% 3.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.04% 13.83% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 15
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Qualifications Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
49 94 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 16.39% 21.12% 23.45%
Number of salaries quoted 43 89 82
Average salary £37,750 £28,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.82% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCTS
East of England

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 25 July 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
Norwich +4 1 £35,000 +27.27%
MCTS
East of England

MCTS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 25 July 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%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior IT Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware