The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 8.26% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 22.73% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
MCSA
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Qualifications Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
44 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 36.36% 30.40% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35 21 32
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

MCSA
Salary Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the Basildon region.

MCSA Salary Trend in Basildon

MCSA
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing MCSA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSA.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (100.00%) ITIL
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 16 (100.00%) Replication
1 16 (100.00%) Clustering
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 16 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 16 (100.00%) Database Mirroring
2 15 (93.75%) High Availability
3 13 (81.25%) Red Gate
4 12 (75.00%) MS Excel
5 10 (62.50%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (56.25%) Service Delivery
7 7 (43.75%) Finance
8 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (6.25%) Twitter
9 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (6.25%) OOD

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing MCSA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 12 (75.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) SQL DBA
1 16 (100.00%) DBA
2 11 (68.75%) Senior SQL DBA
2 11 (68.75%) Senior DBA
3 10 (62.50%) Administrator
4 8 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 7 (43.75%) Senior SQL Server DBA
6 6 (37.50%) Server Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Replication
1 16 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) ITIL
1 16 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 16 (100.00%) Database Mirroring
2 15 (93.75%) High Availability
3 10 (62.50%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (56.25%) Service Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Red Gate
2 1 (6.25%) Twitter