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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - - 32
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - - 0.84%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £28,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
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
71 72 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 21.85% 29.03% 21.85%
Number of salaries quoted 53 49 24
Median salary £35,500 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.47% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,300 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,459 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Shropshire region citing MCTS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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