The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank - 58 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.98% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 3.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +31.25%
MCSD
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
103 155 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 25.12% 30.39% 22.21%
Number of salaries quoted 71 102 117
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,052 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

MCSD
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

MCSD Salary Trend in Merseyside