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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank 176 178 166
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 3 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.090% 0.49% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 1.38% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 11
Average salary £32,500 £24,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% +4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £24,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-10.41% -11.11%
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
1153 1376 1162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 34.70% 35.31% 34.03%
Number of salaries quoted 963 1151 962
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +3.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £59,700
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 9 February 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
Fareham - 3 £32,500 -
MCDST
South East

MCDST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (76.92%) MCTS
3 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
3 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
3 8 (61.54%) MS Office
4 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
5 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
5 6 (46.15%) MCITP
5 6 (46.15%) ITIL
5 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
6 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
6 5 (38.46%) LAN
6 5 (38.46%) WAN
6 5 (38.46%) Cisco
6 5 (38.46%) MCP
6 5 (38.46%) HP
6 5 (38.46%) Citrix
6 5 (38.46%) CCA
6 5 (38.46%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (38.46%) NetApp
6 5 (38.46%) VMware
6 5 (38.46%) Service Management
6 5 (38.46%) Driving Licence
7 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
7 4 (30.77%) MCSA
8 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
1 8 (61.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) LAN
1 5 (38.46%) WAN
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Field Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Junior
2 2 (15.38%) Junior Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Change Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
4 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
5 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
6 3 (23.08%) Mac OS
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITSM
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (76.92%) MCTS
3 6 (46.15%) MCITP
3 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
4 5 (38.46%) CCA
4 5 (38.46%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (38.46%) MCP
5 4 (30.77%) MCSA
6 3 (23.08%) CCNA
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (23.08%) MCSE
6 3 (23.08%) NCDA
6 3 (23.08%) NCSA
6 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
2 2 (15.38%) XenApp
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) Citrix
2 5 (38.46%) HP
2 5 (38.46%) NetApp
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) ProCurve
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