The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - - 23
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire - - 14.85%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 20.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
MCTS
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Renfrewshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
13 3 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 86.67% 33.33% 72.28%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 30
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £27,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

MCTS
Salary Trend in Renfrewshire

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Renfrewshire