Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for MCDST qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 169 174
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire - 0.27% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.74% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 20
Cambridgeshire median annual salary - £20,500 £22,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.89% -15.74%
East of England median annual salary £25,000 £20,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +21.95% -18.00% -7.41%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,665 1,215 1,285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 39.77% 37.05% 31.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,224 947 1,046
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,700 £64,500 £63,125
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% - +2.35%

MCDST
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MCDST in Cambridgeshire

MCDST
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for MCDST in Cambridgeshire