The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - 66 50
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York - 1.35% 2.90%
As % of the Qualifications category - 7.29% 11.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 13
Average salary - £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCTS
North Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
116 96 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 26.91% 18.50% 24.50%
Number of salaries quoted 88 83 103
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £31,050 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in York

MCTS
Salary Trend in York

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

MCTS Salary Trend in York