The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 209 225 245
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +20
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 12 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.23% 0.28% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.05% 1.17% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 21
Median salary £23,500 £19,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.51% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £28,000 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £21,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -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 Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1140 1458 1604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.14% 24.40% 23.06%
Number of salaries quoted 950 1122 1385
Median salary £38,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

MCDST
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

MCDST Salary Trend in Yorkshire

MCDST
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCDST across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

MCDST Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

MCDST
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCDST within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
South Yorkshire - 7 - -
West Yorkshire +16 5 £23,500 +20.51% 1
MCDST
England

MCDST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MCDST.

1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 15 (75.00%) Windows 7
4 13 (65.00%) ITIL
5 12 (60.00%) Service Management
5 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (55.00%) MS Office
6 11 (55.00%) SLA
7 8 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
7 8 (40.00%) Office 365
7 8 (40.00%) MCITP
7 8 (40.00%) Banking
7 8 (40.00%) Cisco
7 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 8 (40.00%) MCSA
8 7 (35.00%) SQL
8 7 (35.00%) VPN
8 7 (35.00%) Citrix
8 7 (35.00%) Finance
8 7 (35.00%) Remedy
8 7 (35.00%) Degree
8 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (35.00%) ITIL V3
8 7 (35.00%) AirWatch
8 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
8 7 (35.00%) iPad
8 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (35.00%) Video Conferencing

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 15 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (55.00%) MS Office
2 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
1 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (35.00%) VPN
General
1 8 (40.00%) Banking
2 7 (35.00%) Finance
3 5 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Billing
4 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Analyst
2 14 (70.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 13 (65.00%) Service Analyst
4 9 (45.00%) IT Analyst
5 6 (30.00%) Support Analyst
6 5 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
6 5 (25.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (15.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (10.00%) IT Support
8 2 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (10.00%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
9 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
9 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Analyst
9 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Support
9 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) iPad
1 7 (35.00%) iPhone
1 7 (35.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Android
4 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) ITIL
2 12 (60.00%) Service Management
3 7 (35.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Coaching
5 1 (5.00%) Document Management
5 1 (5.00%) Logistics
5 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (40.00%) MCITP
2 8 (40.00%) MCSA
3 7 (35.00%) Degree
4 4 (20.00%) MCP
4 4 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (55.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) Cisco
3 7 (35.00%) Citrix
3 7 (35.00%) Remedy
4 1 (5.00%) LANDesk
4 1 (5.00%) Xerox
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