The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Woking 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 47 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 0.75% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.90% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £24,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-10.41% -11.11%
MCDST
Surrey

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

Qualifications Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
69 125 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 25.84% 43.25% 37.81%
Number of salaries quoted 59 113 146
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £64,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

MCDST
Salary Trend in Woking

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Woking

MCDST
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Woking 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%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Woking 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) VMware