Period
to 20 July 2017

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 July 2017 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 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 187 195
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire - 0.12% 0.093%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.37% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 4
Cambridgeshire median annual salary - £27,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.85% +8.00%
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +56.25% -7.69%

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 Cambridgeshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1326 1360 1516
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 35.54% 33.91% 35.18%
Number of salaries quoted 943 1074 1264
Cambridgeshire 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 £26,325
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%

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