Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington with a requirement for MCDST qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 - 98
Rank change year-on-year - +98 -3
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 0.16% - 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.60% - 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Warrington median annual salary - - £18,500
Cheshire median annual salary - - £21,500

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 Warrington with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Warrington
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 167 145 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 26.38% 22.38% 26.63%
Number of salaries quoted 120 107 207
Warrington median annual salary £40,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.19% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £19,250 £24,100 £21,400
90th Percentile £53,875 £55,000 £56,000
Cheshire median annual salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% - -6.25%

MCDST
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for MCDST in Warrington

MCDST
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for MCDST in Warrington

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT jobs citing MCDST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Warrington region with a requirement for MCDST.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10

MCDST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix