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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - 178 -
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.14% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Median salary - £23,750 -
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £23,750 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -1.04%
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
759 972 1024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.88% 27.83% 28.15%
Number of salaries quoted 572 711 867
Median salary £41,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.41% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing MCDST as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for MCDST.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Asset Management

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Support Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Software Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) VMware