The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - 18 34
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - 8.93% 1.63%
As % of the Qualifications category - 25.00% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 2
Average salary - £37,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Qualifications Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
75 40 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 39.27% 35.71% 50.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15 35 47
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,350 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCTS
West Yorkshire

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