The first table below looks at the demand for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - 122 110
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.049% 0.059%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.16% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £24,750 £24,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%
Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
652 638 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.44% 31.54% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 574 569 395
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCDST
West Midlands

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MCDST
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Birmingham