The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.44% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.91% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £24,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-9.43% +6.00%
MCDST
Tyne and Wear

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

Qualifications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
163 99 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 29.32% 22.76% 21.38%
Number of salaries quoted 105 85 87
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,300 £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 Newcastle upon Tyne

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

MCDST
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

MCDST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing MCDST also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCDST.

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) MS Office
4 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
5 4 (44.44%) SCCM
5 4 (44.44%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (44.44%) Retail
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
5 4 (44.44%) A+ Certification
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (44.44%) Mac OS X
5 4 (44.44%) Apple
5 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
5 4 (44.44%) SLA
5 4 (44.44%) ZENworks
6 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
7 2 (22.22%) LANDesk
7 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
7 2 (22.22%) Android
7 2 (22.22%) XenApp
7 2 (22.22%) XenServer
7 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
7 2 (22.22%) Citrix
7 2 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 2 (22.22%) SQL

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing MCDST also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCDST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Desktop Support
3 4 (44.44%) Desktop Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Support Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) Service Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
1 4 (44.44%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
3 1 (11.11%) Firmware
3 1 (11.11%) iPhone
3 1 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
3 4 (44.44%) Mac OS X
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (22.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) A+ Certification
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (22.22%) MCP
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) XenApp
2 2 (22.22%) XenServer
2 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) ZENworks
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Apple
3 2 (22.22%) LANDesk
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago