The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - 180 191
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.33% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.01% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 11
Median salary - £24,000 £24,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £23,750 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+9.47% +3.26%
MCDST
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1227 1187 1488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.87% 32.48% 37.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1049 980 1253
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,323
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

MCDST
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Hampshire

MCDST
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for MCDST.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Intranet
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Process Management
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Intranet
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) VMware