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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 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 Wiltshire - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £24,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-10.41% -11.11%
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
385 345 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 35.55% 31.05% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 340 280 288
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 25 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Life Science
2 1 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Infor M3
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) SLA

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (50.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft