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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - 95 109
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.48% 0.075%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.80% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £27,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.95%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.11%
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
332 334 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 28.87% 26.85% 31.20%
Number of salaries quoted 280 281 318
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £56,500
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