The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - - 35
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent - - 3.50%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
MCTS
Staffordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
44 53 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 15.94% 19.49% 29.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 50 58
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

MCTS
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent