The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Northwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - - 18
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich - - 8.64%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
MCTS
Cheshire

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

Qualifications Category
Northwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 36.36% 19.05% 12.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 10
Average salary £23,250 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

MCTS
Salary Trend in Northwich

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Northwich