The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Shropshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - 32 29
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - 0.98% 2.48%
As % of the Qualifications category - 3.45% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31 58 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 25.83% 28.29% 32.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14 36 25
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £32,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCTS
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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