Period
to 17 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales with a requirement for MCDST qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 46 62
Permanent jobs citing MCDST 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales - 0.36% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.00% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
West Wales median annual salary - - £20,500
Wales median annual salary - £20,000 £20,500
% change year-on-year - -2.44% -12.77%

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 West Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Wales
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 18 50 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 16.36% 18.05% 26.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15 37 81
West Wales median annual salary £31,000 £40,210 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.90% +0.52% +32.23%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,950 £28,500
90th Percentile £38,900 £48,750 £57,946
Wales median annual salary £38,825 £41,350 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.11% +3.38% +14.29%

MCDST
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for MCDST in West Wales

MCDST
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for MCDST in West Wales