The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - 55 46
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne - 0.36% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.21% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £20,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,750 £22,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+14.44% -4.25%
Qualifications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
125 165 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 26.54% 29.68% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 117 136 89
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,983 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCDST
Tyne and Wear

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