The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - 48 -
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham - 0.35% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £23,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £27,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +14.89%
MCDST
Gloucestershire

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

Qualifications Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
131 84 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 27.93% 29.17% 42.70%
Number of salaries quoted 100 62 97
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

MCDST
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Cheltenham