The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank 57 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.21% - 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.98% - 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £25,250 £22,250
% change year-on-year
+0.99% +13.48%
MCDST
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
102 181 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 21.34% 33.03% 27.86%
Number of salaries quoted 73 132 103
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,550 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

MCDST
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Derbyshire

MCDST
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCDST within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Chesterfield - 1 - -
MCDST
East Midlands

MCDST
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
1 1 (100.00%) Junior IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft