The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - - 27
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester - - 1.18%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCTS
Worcestershire

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

Qualifications Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 27.37% 24.00% 22.35%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 19
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

MCTS
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Worcester