The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - 68 73
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.40% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.46% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £37,500 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +61.29%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-9.43% +6.00%
MCDST
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
273 205 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 27.38% 27.08% 25.86%
Number of salaries quoted 227 166 154
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

MCDST
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

MCDST Salary Trend in South Yorkshire