The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 78 - 104
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.70% - 0.088%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.54% - 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Median salary £47,500 - £33,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
MCSA
East Sussex

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

Qualifications Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
236 198 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 27.44% 22.86% 23.04%
Number of salaries quoted 199 139 236
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,100 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

MCSA
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Brighton

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

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

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
1 10 (100.00%) MCSE
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Citrix
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (80.00%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (80.00%) SAN
4 7 (70.00%) EMC
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (70.00%) Finance
4 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
6 2 (20.00%) MS Office
6 2 (20.00%) MCP
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (20.00%) DHCP
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) SLA
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
6 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (20.00%) Handset
6 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) DBA
1 7 (70.00%) SQL DBA
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (20.00%) Handset
1 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Change Control
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) MCSE
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (20.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Citrix
3 7 (70.00%) EMC
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) HP