The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for MCTS qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 68
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - - 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £22,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £32,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +14.06% -5.88%  

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 Staffordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 126 156 130
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 24.37% 22.77% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 92 125 86
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

MCTS
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

MCTS
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for MCTS in Staffordshire
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Argo IT Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum + Car, training + usual benefits
Posted: 3 days ago