The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - 53 64
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton - 0.23% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.81% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £27,500 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £27,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +10.20%
MCDST
Northamptonshire

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

Qualifications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
247 123 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 33.79% 28.47% 39.58%
Number of salaries quoted 243 107 203
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

MCDST
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Northampton