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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
North West / Merseyside
Rank - - 52
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% -17.30%

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
147 140 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.66% 26.47% 25.17%
Number of salaries quoted 106 86 94
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £60,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing MCSD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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