The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for MCTS qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 104 133
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - 0.87% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.85% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 2
Median salary - £41,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +43.10%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year +12.30% -5.79%  

MCTS is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 343 456 774
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 23.69% 30.44% 32.16%
Number of salaries quoted 255 358 547
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% -2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

MCTS
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing MCTS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCTS in Buckinghamshire

MCTS
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for MCTS in Buckinghamshire