The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - - 44
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport - - 1.83%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
MCTS
Manchester

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

Qualifications Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
50 40 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 21.55% 21.16% 32.88%
Number of salaries quoted 45 39 72
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

MCTS
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Stockport