The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - - 87
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton - - 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-9.43% +6.00%
MCDST
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Qualifications Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
300 231 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 24.51% 33.72% 35.92%
Number of salaries quoted 267 220 286
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

MCDST
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Brighton