The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
England / East Midlands
Rank - 163 171
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.064% 0.094%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.23% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £23,250 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.13%
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £21,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -10.41%

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

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
603 856 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.19% 27.22% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 462 634 664
Median salary £43,000 £42,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing MCDST as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

MCDST
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

MCDST Salary Trend in the East Midlands
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £19,500 per annum Benefits
Posted: 42 minutes ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £18,000 to £23,000
Posted: 2 days ago