The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £25,875 £25,500 £25,250
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +0.99%
MCDST
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12 36 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 37.50% 40.45% 43.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 85
Median salary £24,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.50% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of job ads across the Aberdeen region citing MCDST as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

MCDST
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Aberdeen