The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - - 118
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - - 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £22,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £24,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -
MCDST
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
483 564 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 28.30% 29.84% 29.09%
Number of salaries quoted 393 447 374
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,550 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

MCDST
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Bristol

MCDST
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Bristol region with a requirement for MCDST.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification