The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 73 73 70
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 4 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.59% 1.30% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.82% 3.99% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 9
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £48,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,700 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.85% +2.94%

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

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
142 276 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.79% 32.51% 25.03%
Number of salaries quoted 121 236 195
Median salary £50,500 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing MCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

MCSA
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

MCSA
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +11 1 - - 1
MCSA
East of England

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing MCSA 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (66.67%) MCSE
3 7 (58.33%) MCP
3 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) ITIL
5 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
6 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 4 (33.33%) LAN
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) Symantec
6 4 (33.33%) Intel Security
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) MCTS
6 4 (33.33%) MCITP
6 4 (33.33%) SCCM
6 4 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (33.33%) Software Deployment
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (25.00%) CCNA
7 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (25.00%) HP
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco
7 3 (25.00%) Firewall

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) SaaS
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (8.33%) Office 365
3 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) SMTP
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) PowerShell Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Security Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Server Support
2 3 (25.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Wintel Support
2 3 (25.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 2 (16.67%) IT Operations Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Technology Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (16.67%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Data Security
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 2 (16.67%) Logistics
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Power Management
4 2 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (8.33%) High Availability
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Design
5 1 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (66.67%) MCSE
3 7 (58.33%) MCP
4 4 (33.33%) MCITP
4 4 (33.33%) MCTS
5 3 (25.00%) CCNA
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) VCP6
6 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (8.33%) CCIP
7 1 (8.33%) CCNP
7 1 (8.33%) CCSP
7 1 (8.33%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (8.33%) MCSD
7 1 (8.33%) MOS
7 1 (8.33%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Server
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Intel Security
2 4 (33.33%) Symantec
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) 3Com
4 2 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) Meraki
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