The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - - 20
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall - - 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
MCTS
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 10.58% 16.18% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 15
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £46,950
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

The demand trend of job ads across the Walsall region citing MCTS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

MCTS
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Walsall