The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - - 95
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-9.43% +6.00%
MCDST
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
278 290 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 33.06% 35.71% 43.56%
Number of salaries quoted 221 252 469
Average salary £38,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

MCDST
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Gloucestershire