Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for MCDST qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 159
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - - 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Cambridge median annual salary - - £27,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary - £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year - +1.85% +8.00%

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 Cambridge.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1120 984 1127
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 41.65% 38.39% 38.70%
Number of salaries quoted 809 781 951
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £57,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

MCDST
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for MCDST in Cambridge

MCDST
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for MCDST in Cambridge