The first table below looks at the demand for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - 123 123
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.15% 0.048%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.38% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £21,250 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.45%
UK excluding London average salary £25,750 £22,250 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+15.73% -5.31%
Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
729 786 951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.86% 39.46% 45.20%
Number of salaries quoted 595 652 771
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCDST
Cambridgeshire

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

MCDST
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Cambridge