The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
South East / Surrey
Rank 157 197 217
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +20
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 3 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.11% 0.33% 0.022%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 1.04% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 1
Median salary - £17,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -41.66%
UK excluding London median salary £20,650 £21,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-3.95% -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 Surrey region.

Qualifications Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
755 1247 1368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 28.18% 31.32% 30.37%
Number of salaries quoted 644 1068 1134
Median salary £41,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,043 £27,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

MCDST
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Surrey

MCDST
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCDST within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking +2 3 - -
MCDST
South East

MCDST
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 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 Surrey region with a requirement for MCDST.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft