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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 51 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 8 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.83% 0.85% -
As % of the Qualifications category 8.51% 2.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 0
Median salary £26,000 £31,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.80% -
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -5.71%
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
94 141 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 21.51% 29.87% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 87 124 49
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bradford region citing MCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 May 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 Bradford region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (80.00%) VMware
4 7 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (70.00%) Firewall
4 7 (70.00%) Finance
4 7 (70.00%) Citrix
4 7 (70.00%) Backup Exec
4 7 (70.00%) Sage
4 7 (70.00%) Terminal Services
4 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (70.00%) Symantec
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
4 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
4 7 (70.00%) LAN
4 7 (70.00%) WAN
4 7 (70.00%) VPN
4 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (70.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) MS Office
5 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (20.00%) Time Management

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
1 7 (70.00%) LAN
1 7 (70.00%) VPN
1 7 (70.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Server Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Server Support
2 2 (20.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server Support
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) Windows 10
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (70.00%) Terminal Services
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 7 (70.00%) Citrix
3 7 (70.00%) Sage
3 7 (70.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
Bradford, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago