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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank 138 130 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.049% 0.047% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £20,000 £27,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% -
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £25,500 £25,250
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +0.99%
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
694 737 875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.80% 34.86% 35.27%
Number of salaries quoted 562 614 691
Median salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region citing MCDST as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCDST within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Huntingdon - 1 £20,000 -
MCDST
East of England

MCDST
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for MCDST.

1 23 (100.00%) Windows
1 23 (100.00%) MCSE
1 23 (100.00%) MCSA
1 23 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 23 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 23 (100.00%) Citrix
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 23 (100.00%) VMware
1 23 (100.00%) MCITP
1 23 (100.00%) Office 365
1 23 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 23 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 23 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 23 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 23 (100.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Microsoft Engineer
1 15 (65.22%) Support Engineer
2 12 (52.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 11 (47.83%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 11 (47.83%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 11 (47.83%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (47.83%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (30.43%) IT Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Trainee
6 3 (13.04%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 3 (13.04%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Graduate
7 2 (8.70%) Graduate IT Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) IT Graduate
8 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
8 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
1 23 (100.00%) Windows 8
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) MCITP
1 23 (100.00%) MCSA
1 23 (100.00%) MCSE
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 23 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Citrix
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 23 (100.00%) VMware
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