The first table below looks at the demand for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 30 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 Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - 37 40
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 2.62% 1.89%
As % of the Qualifications category - 9.84% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 5
Average salary - £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Qualifications Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
66 61 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 24.81% 26.64% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 62 54 49
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +15.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCTS
West Midlands

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

MCTS
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Worcestershire