The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - 50 58
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 1.50% 1.91%
As % of the Qualifications category - 5.44% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 12
Average salary - £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
MCTS
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
202 147 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 26.17% 27.58% 33.23%
Number of salaries quoted 160 137 200
Average salary £31,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.48% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,450 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

MCTS
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Somerset
Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago