The first table below looks at the demand for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank 86 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.11% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £28,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £22,250 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+19.10% -5.31%
Qualifications Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
310 349 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 34.03% 39.35% 35.74%
Number of salaries quoted 270 248 265
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCDST
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MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

MCDST
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Guildford

MCDST
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya