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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - 186 162
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.028% 0.068%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.086% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £27,500 £19,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +41.93%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £27,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +17.39%
MCDST
England

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
873 1164 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.33% 32.57% 28.20%
Number of salaries quoted 691 914 736
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCDST across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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