The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - - 221
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.054%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £24,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -3.03%
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 Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1422 1681 2041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 32.11% 33.65% 36.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1087 1152 1265
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

MCDST
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Berkshire

MCDST
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing MCDST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for MCDST.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) German Language
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Skype

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Skype
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) IT Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) IT Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 2 (66.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Project Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Products Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Product Support
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft