The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 51 68 76
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +8
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.08% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.33% 0.53% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £52,500 £25,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+105.88% -27.14%
UK excluding London median salary £36,750 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.69%

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

Qualifications Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
120 190 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 32.26% 38.62% 50.09%
Number of salaries quoted 86 142 181
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

MCSA
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Bracknell

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) MCSE
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) MCITP
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) Office 365
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (37.50%) MCP
5 3 (37.50%) DHCP
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) CCNA
6 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (25.00%) Statistics
6 2 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 1 (12.50%) Skype
7 1 (12.50%) vSphere

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) Skype
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Technician
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Statistics
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) MCSE
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (75.00%) MCITP
4 3 (37.50%) CCNA
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) MCP
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec