The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 52 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.25% - 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.22% - 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £20,500 - £21,500
UK excluding London median salary £20,500 £21,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-4.65% -10.41%

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

Qualifications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
82 114 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 20.60% 20.69% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 72 101 127
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,770 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

MCDST
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Northampton

MCDST
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Northampton region with a requirement for MCDST.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft