The first table below looks at the demand for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - 63 55
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.48% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.68% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £20,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £22,250 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+19.10% -5.31%
Qualifications Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
140 179 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 25.64% 28.73% 21.80%
Number of salaries quoted 132 149 105
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £22,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £46,492 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCDST
North East

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

MCDST
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear