The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - 95 109
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.090% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.34% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £22,813 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.04%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £27,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +14.89%
MCDST
South East

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

Qualifications Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
278 292 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 25.88% 26.33% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 233 263 405
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

MCDST
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

MCDST Salary Trend in West Sussex