The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - 101 67
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire - 0.63% 2.18%
As % of the Qualifications category - 3.15% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 20
Average salary - £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCTS
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
255 222 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 23.72% 19.87% 24.45%
Number of salaries quoted 217 200 192
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

MCTS
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

MCTS Salary Trend in North Yorkshire