Period
to 20 July 2018

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

Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 133
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - - 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Cheshire median annual salary - - £21,500
North West median annual salary - £42,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year - +93.18% -15.38%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 694 567 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 22.24% 21.65% 22.66%
Number of salaries quoted 453 376 416
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £61,250 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

MCDST
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MCDST in Cheshire

MCDST
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for MCDST in Cheshire