The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - 19 -
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales - 4.55% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £25,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -1.29%
MCTS
Wales

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

Qualifications Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
21 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 25.61% 31.82% 34.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 8
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £32,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -22.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,870 £30,240
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

MCTS
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

MCTS Salary Trend in West Wales