The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe with a requirement for MCTS qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Buckinghamshire / High Wycombe
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 40
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe - - 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,523 £36,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +26.45% -7.69%  

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 High Wycombe.

Academic & Professional Certification
High Wycombe
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 59 65 95
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 29.35% 29.95% 31.88%
Number of salaries quoted 42 55 76
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.31% -13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,400 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCTS
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in High Wycombe 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 High Wycombe

MCTS
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Salary trend for MCTS in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing MCTS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the High Wycombe region with a requirement for MCTS.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

MCTS
Co-occurring IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Support Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft