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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - - 53
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne - - 1.44%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £23,250
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £24,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -
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
165 104 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 30.56% 25.87% 30.51%
Number of salaries quoted 147 84 111
Median salary £37,500 £34,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.91% -0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £51,459
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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