The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - - 65
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke - - 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £24,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-10.41% -11.11%
MCDST
Hampshire

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

Qualifications Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
191 201 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 36.87% 35.02% 32.88%
Number of salaries quoted 151 142 108
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

MCDST
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Basingstoke

MCDST
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing MCDST also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCDST.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing MCDST also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCDST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Change Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft