The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for MCDST qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 119 -
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 22 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire - 0.97% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 0
Median salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £23,500 £28,250 £25,000
% change year-on-year -16.81% +13.00%  

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 Hertfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 608 767 1001
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 28.82% 33.80% 34.77%
Number of salaries quoted 488 621 810
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MCDST
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing MCDST as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCDST in Hertfordshire

MCDST
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for MCDST in Hertfordshire