The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 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 Somerset - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,250 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-0.99% -6.48%
MCDST
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
173 130 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 29.37% 23.17% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 151 110 123
Median salary £38,000 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

MCDST
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Somerset

MCDST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 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 Somerset region with a requirement for MCDST.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) Remedy
1 4 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 4 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (100.00%) iPhone
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) iPad
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 4 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Banking Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Support Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Service Desk Support
1 4 (100.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (100.00%) iPad
1 4 (100.00%) iPhone
1 4 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
1 4 (100.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Remedy
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec