The first table below looks at the demand for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Preston region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank - 24 15
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 0 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - 4.41% 11.54%
As % of the Qualifications category - 20.00% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 12
Average salary - £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
23 30 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 16.79% 22.06% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 27
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSD
Lancashire

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

MCSD
Salary Trend in Preston

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

MCSD Salary Trend in Preston