The first table below looks at the demand for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 25 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 Taunton region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - - 15
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton - - 9.88%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Qualifications Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 11.24% 35.42% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 21
Average salary £40,250 £29,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.44% -9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £22,250 £25,646
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCTS
Somerset

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

MCTS
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Taunton