The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - - 71
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton - - 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
MCTS
Northamptonshire

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

Qualifications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
134 162 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 24.91% 24.18% 31.93%
Number of salaries quoted 113 149 203
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £20,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

MCTS
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Northampton