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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 55 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.25% - 1.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.47% - 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Median salary £19,500 - £21,000
UK excluding London median salary £20,650 £21,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-3.95% -10.41%

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
68 87 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 17.00% 22.48% 33.03%
Number of salaries quoted 65 74 112
Median salary £27,000 £27,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% -35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 26 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Fidessa
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Reuters
2 1 (50.00%) Bloomberg
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365

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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) PC Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Bloomberg
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Fidessa
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Reuters