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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - 52 54
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth - 1.16% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category - 4.39% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.86%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Qualifications Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
107 114 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 23.36% 26.51% 41.34%
Number of salaries quoted 102 102 106
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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