The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Fareham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank 42 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 3 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 1.36% - 2.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.66% - 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 6
Average salary £32,500 - £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £24,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-10.41% -11.11%
MCDST
Hampshire

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

Qualifications Category
Fareham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
82 95 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 37.27% 34.17% 31.30%
Number of salaries quoted 80 81 60
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

MCDST
Salary Trend in Fareham

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Fareham

MCDST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Fareham 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) CCA
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) MCTS
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) NCSA
2 3 (60.00%) Mac OS
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (60.00%) NCDA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) ProCurve

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Fareham 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Field Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Mac OS
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCA
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (100.00%) MCTS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCSA
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) NCDA
2 3 (60.00%) NCSA
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) ProCurve