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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank 183 178 189
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 4 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.12% 0.27% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 0.74% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 6
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £25,500 £25,250
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +0.99%
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
1141 1359 1550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 33.86% 36.37% 38.15%
Number of salaries quoted 947 1091 1315
Average salary £38,125 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCDST across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCDST within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 3 £25,000 -
Fareham - 1 £32,500 -
MCDST
South East

MCDST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) NCSA
3 3 (37.50%) Mac OS
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
3 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) CCA
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (37.50%) MCSE
3 3 (37.50%) MCSA
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) MCP
3 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (37.50%) VoIP
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (37.50%) MCTS
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) NCDA

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (37.50%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Mac OS
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCA
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (37.50%) MCP
2 3 (37.50%) MCSA
2 3 (37.50%) MCSE
2 3 (37.50%) MCTS
2 3 (37.50%) NCDA
2 3 (37.50%) NCSA
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) NetApp
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
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