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 22 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 Shropshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - - 32
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - - 1.62%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Qualifications Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
19 35 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 17.12% 24.65% 38.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 62
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,100 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCTS
West Midlands

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