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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - 58 -
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire - 0.21% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.98% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £25,500 £25,250
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +0.99%
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
167 102 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 34.94% 21.29% 33.63%
Number of salaries quoted 118 72 137
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware