The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank - - 64
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth - - 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £24,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%

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

Qualifications Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
73 78 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 27.44% 23.42% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 50 72 145
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

MCTS
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Portsmouth