The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 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 Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - 33 35
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth - 0.60% 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.67% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
101 60 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 26.58% 35.93% 34.34%
Number of salaries quoted 98 55 64
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCTS
Hampshire

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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