The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 52 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.25% - 1.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.23% - 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £42,000 - £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
MCSA
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
81 54 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 19.85% 15.08% 15.84%
Number of salaries quoted 73 40 46
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

MCSA
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Bradford

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Email Filtering
3 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Data Security
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bradford 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Data Security
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Email Filtering
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Yorkshire Water
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience + pension + bonus
Posted: 18 days ago