The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - - 11
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - - 8.77%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £21,750
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £25,500 £22,250
% change year-on-year
- +14.60%
MCDST
North East

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

Qualifications Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30 43 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 26.09% 33.08% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 25 33 12
Average salary £37,500 £33,695 £21,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.29% +54.91%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

MCDST
Salary Trend in Durham

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Durham