The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - - 31
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - - 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.25% -
MCTS
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
54 31 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 23.38% 25.83% 28.50%
Number of salaries quoted 47 14 37
Average salary £30,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £20,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

MCTS
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Shropshire