The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for MCDST qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
South West / Bristol
Rank - 129 -
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol - 0.32% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Median salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £21,650 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -13.40% -  

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 Bristol.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 517 685 533
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 28.13% 36.99% 27.88%
Number of salaries quoted 415 587 436
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.97% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,300 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCDST
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing MCDST as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCDST in Bristol

MCDST
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for MCDST in Bristol