The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - - 33
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - - 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
MCTS
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31 28 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 17.42% 27.18% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 28 19 35
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £17,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

MCTS
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Wakefield