Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 260 259
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.43% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 10
East Midlands median annual salary - £62,500 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +163.16% -
England median annual salary £25,000 £30,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% +22.45% -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1115 1619 2213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.15% 24.74% 29.59%
Number of salaries quoted 925 1228 1649
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -0.66%
10th Percentile £23,100 £22,750 £21,720
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

MCDST
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing MCDST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for MCDST in the East Midlands

MCDST
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for MCDST in the East Midlands