The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - 65 78
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.55% 0.75%
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 £23,750 £27,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
-12.03% +10.20%
MCDST
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
337 183 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 32.75% 30.50% 36.68%
Number of salaries quoted 311 155 249
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

MCDST
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Northamptonshire