The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £24,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -3.03%
MCDST
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
320 434 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.34% 29.83% 25.44%
Number of salaries quoted 177 300 242
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing MCDST as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

MCDST
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Edinburgh