The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Fareham region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank 57 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 7 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 1.85% - 1.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.86% - 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £23,500 - £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £24,750 £24,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%
Qualifications Category
Fareham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
144 84 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 38.10% 33.87% 35.58%
Number of salaries quoted 120 73 54
Average salary £28,500 £26,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.61% -1.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCDST
Hampshire

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
Salary Histogram in Fareham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCDST across the Fareham region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

MCDST Salary Histogram in Fareham

MCDST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) MCP
4 3 (42.86%) MCSE
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
4 3 (42.86%) NetApp
4 3 (42.86%) CCNP
4 3 (42.86%) CCA
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) ProCurve
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (42.86%) MCTS

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Field Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Vista
4 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) MCP
3 3 (42.86%) MCSE
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) CCA
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (42.86%) MCTS
3 3 (42.86%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) XenApp
2 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
2 3 (42.86%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) ProCurve
2 3 (42.86%) NetApp