Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for MCDST qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 315 335
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.032% 0.028%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.099% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Berkshire median annual salary - £25,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% -28.10%
South East median annual salary £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year -6.00% +4.17% -5.88%

MCDST is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1866 3023 3784
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 28.37% 32.25% 35.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1410 2333 2533
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £24,500 £27,500 £25,775
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +3.45% +2.35%

MCDST
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing MCDST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for MCDST in Berkshire

MCDST
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for MCDST in Berkshire