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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank 54 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 1 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.22% - 3.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.74% - 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 17
Median salary £30,000 - £21,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £23,750 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+26.31% +1.06%
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
135 132 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 29.80% 32.67% 30.78%
Number of salaries quoted 101 118 133
Median salary £34,400 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.84% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,292 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing MCDST as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing MCDST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for MCDST.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Fidessa
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Reuters
1 1 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) PC Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Fidessa
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Reuters