The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank 82 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.12% - 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.73% - 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £19,500 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.11%
MCDST
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
137 199 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 17.08% 27.22% 29.95%
Number of salaries quoted 113 161 192
Average salary £33,045 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.20% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

MCDST
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Warwickshire

MCDST
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region citing MCDST also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCDST.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region citing MCDST also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCDST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft