The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - - 156
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-9.43% +6.00%
MCDST
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
795 577 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.70% 28.72% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 656 450 653
Average salary £50,000 £42,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.34% -0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

MCDST
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Hertfordshire