The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £27,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +14.89%
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 Wiltshire region.

Qualifications Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
333 360 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 29.63% 34.82% 36.39%
Number of salaries quoted 296 314 363
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,150 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

MCDST
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Wiltshire

MCDST
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 4 (100.00%) MCP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (100.00%) Sophos
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) IT Support
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCP
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) Sophos
1 4 (100.00%) VMware