The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank 131 - 150
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.19% - 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.54% - 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £27,000 - £21,250
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,750 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+0.97% +14.44%
MCDST
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
747 888 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 35.27% 35.32% 34.64%
Number of salaries quoted 622 707 814
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

MCDST
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

MCDST
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCDST within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 4 £27,000 - 1
MCDST
East of England

MCDST
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) MCSE
1 12 (100.00%) MCSA
1 12 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) MCITP
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 12 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 12 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Graduate
1 12 (100.00%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 8
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) MCSE
1 12 (100.00%) MCSA
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago