The first table below looks at the demand for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - 54 60
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.53% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.91% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £18,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £26,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-4.80% +8.33%
Qualifications Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
153 157 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 19.22% 27.79% 32.07%
Number of salaries quoted 136 140 164
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,450 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCDST
South West

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

MCDST
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Somerset