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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 56 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.85% 0.19% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.48% 0.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £42,500 £21,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+102.38% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
MCSA
Berkshire

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
121 215 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 34.18% 40.95% 46.17%
Number of salaries quoted 82 155 103
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Bracknell

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, 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 35 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 35 (100.00%) Finance
1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (94.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 33 (94.29%) Office 365
2 33 (94.29%) Cisco
3 27 (77.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (74.29%) vSphere
5 25 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (71.43%) CCNA
5 25 (71.43%) Active Directory
5 25 (71.43%) Windows
5 25 (71.43%) MCSE
6 24 (68.57%) MCP
7 19 (54.29%) MS Exchange
8 16 (45.71%) Statistics
9 14 (40.00%) DNS
9 14 (40.00%) DHCP
10 13 (37.14%) ITIL
10 13 (37.14%) MCITP
10 13 (37.14%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (37.14%) Exchange Server 2013
11 12 (34.29%) LAN
11 12 (34.29%) WAN
12 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (31.43%) Windows Server
13 10 (28.57%) Virtual Desktop
13 10 (28.57%) Creative Problem-Solving
13 10 (28.57%) Change Control

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 19 (54.29%) MS Exchange
2 13 (37.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (37.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (28.57%) IIS
4 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 33 (94.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) DHCP
1 14 (40.00%) DNS
2 12 (34.29%) LAN
2 12 (34.29%) WAN
3 10 (28.57%) Internet
3 10 (28.57%) Intranet
3 10 (28.57%) Wireless
4 6 (17.14%) Firewall
4 6 (17.14%) VLAN
4 6 (17.14%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (5.71%) Skype
5 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.71%) VPN
6 1 (2.86%) SAN
General
1 35 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (94.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (48.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (34.29%) Exchange Engineer
3 12 (34.29%) VMware Engineer
3 12 (34.29%) Windows Engineer
3 12 (34.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (28.57%) Administrator
4 10 (28.57%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 10 (28.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 10 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (25.71%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
5 9 (25.71%) LAN Engineer
5 9 (25.71%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 9 (25.71%) PowerShell Engineer
5 9 (25.71%) WAN Engineer
6 6 (17.14%) Office 365 Engineer
6 6 (17.14%) Senior Exchange Engineer
6 6 (17.14%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 6 (17.14%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Statistics
2 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Windows Server
2 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (28.57%) Linux
3 10 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) ITIL
2 10 (28.57%) Change Control
2 10 (28.57%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 6 (17.14%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (94.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 25 (71.43%) CCNA
3 25 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (71.43%) MCSE
4 24 (68.57%) MCP
5 13 (37.14%) MCITP
6 10 (28.57%) RHCA
6 10 (28.57%) RHCSA
7 1 (2.86%) CCNP
System Software
1 27 (77.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (74.29%) vSphere
3 25 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 10 (28.57%) Virtual Desktop
4 10 (28.57%) XenApp
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (94.29%) Cisco
3 10 (28.57%) Citrix
3 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.71%) Symantec