The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank 166 168 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.094% 0.032% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £23,750 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-60.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £24,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-10.41% -11.11%
MCDST
England

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

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
887 849 1124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.92% 27.09% 31.89%
Number of salaries quoted 650 664 874
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

MCDST
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

MCDST Salary Trend in the East Midlands

MCDST
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCDST within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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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
Derbyshire - 2 £23,250 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £23,750 -
MCDST
England

MCDST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 10 (100.00%) MCP
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) MCSE
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) LANDesk
3 6 (60.00%) Android
3 6 (60.00%) Mac OS
3 6 (60.00%) Apple iOS
3 6 (60.00%) MobileIron
4 5 (50.00%) Retail
5 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (30.00%) Office 365
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (30.00%) DHCP
6 3 (30.00%) VPN
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) Migration
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (10.00%) Degree

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DHCP
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) VPN
General
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Android
1 6 (60.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (60.00%) Mac OS
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) MCP
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (60.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) LANDesk
2 6 (60.00%) MobileIron
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
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