The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton with a requirement for MCTS qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
Rank - - 19
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton - - 5.06%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -10.00%  

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 Wolverhampton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Wolverhampton
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 10 28 30
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 25.00% 33.33% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 27
Median salary £48,750 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.87% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £44,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCTS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 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 Wolverhampton

MCTS
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Salary trend for MCTS in Wolverhampton