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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 48 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.53% 0.46% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.39% 2.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median salary £32,750 £34,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.67% -
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 Bradford region.

Qualifications Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
59 85 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 15.69% 19.59% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 59 79 38
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,000 £44,650
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Bradford

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Bradford region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (77.78%) Firewall
3 7 (77.78%) WAN
3 7 (77.78%) LAN
4 6 (66.67%) MCSE
4 6 (66.67%) Citrix
5 5 (55.56%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (55.56%) CCEA
5 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
5 5 (55.56%) SQL
5 5 (55.56%) MCP
6 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
6 4 (44.44%) VPN
7 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services
7 3 (33.33%) SonicWALL
8 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
8 2 (22.22%) Finance
8 2 (22.22%) Avaya
8 2 (22.22%) SAN
8 2 (22.22%) Cisco
8 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
8 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012

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 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) ADSL
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) NAS
4 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
1 1 (11.11%) IVR
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
1 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Logistics
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Presales
2 1 (11.11%) Regulatory Compliance
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (66.67%) MCSE
3 5 (55.56%) CCEA
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (55.56%) MCP
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) SonicWALL
5 2 (22.22%) Avaya
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) Forcepoint
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) Sage
6 1 (11.11%) Sophos
6 1 (11.11%) Symantec