The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £25,875 £25,500 £25,250
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +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 Oxfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
437 471 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.47% 30.64% 31.96%
Number of salaries quoted 365 324 521
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

MCDST
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

MCDST
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for MCDST.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Sophos
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Sophos
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware