The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 100 115 117
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 25 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.57% 1.22% 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.76% 4.31% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 10
Median salary £40,000 £26,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+49.53% -17.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £19,600 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £36,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
- +18.64%
MCSA
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
434 626 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 27.19% 28.34% 30.33%
Number of salaries quoted 321 459 430
Median salary £42,500 £42,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

MCSA
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

MCSA
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe +11 10 £55,000 +100.00%
Marlow - 3 - -
Newport Pagnell - 3 £34,000 -
Milton Keynes +2 1 £20,000 -35.48% 1
MCSA
South East

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 36 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (94.44%) Windows
3 28 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
4 22 (61.11%) Windows Server
5 21 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (55.56%) MCITP
7 19 (52.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (52.78%) MCSE
8 17 (47.22%) VMware
8 17 (47.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (47.22%) MCTS
9 16 (44.44%) MCP
10 15 (41.67%) MS Office
10 15 (41.67%) Windows 7
11 14 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
12 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
13 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
13 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
13 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2013
14 9 (25.00%) DNS
14 9 (25.00%) Linux
14 9 (25.00%) ITIL
14 9 (25.00%) Finance
15 8 (22.22%) SQL
15 8 (22.22%) Windows 8
15 8 (22.22%) PowerShell
16 7 (19.44%) Performance Tuning
16 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2005

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2013
1 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (41.67%) MS Office
2 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
2 9 (25.00%) DNS
3 7 (19.44%) DHCP
4 5 (13.89%) FCoE
4 5 (13.89%) SAN
5 3 (8.33%) Firewall
5 3 (8.33%) FTP
5 3 (8.33%) Internet
5 3 (8.33%) LAN
5 3 (8.33%) SSH
5 3 (8.33%) WAN
5 3 (8.33%) Wireless
6 2 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.78%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 8 (22.22%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) DBA
2 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Support
2 7 (19.44%) SQL DBA
3 6 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 6 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) IT Support
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
4 4 (11.11%) Support Specialist
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.33%) AS400
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (94.44%) Windows
2 22 (61.11%) Windows Server
3 21 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (52.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (41.67%) Windows 7
6 9 (25.00%) Linux
7 8 (22.22%) Windows 8
8 6 (16.67%) Windows 10
9 3 (8.33%) AIX
9 3 (8.33%) OS/400
9 3 (8.33%) Unix
9 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (8.33%) Windows Vista
10 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (8.33%) Application Packaging
3 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.33%) Migration
3 3 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (8.33%) Patch Management
3 3 (8.33%) Server Building
3 3 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (5.56%) Decision Quality
4 2 (5.56%) Innovation Management
5 1 (2.78%) Change Management
5 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.78%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) VBScript
3 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (55.56%) MCITP
3 19 (52.78%) MCSE
4 17 (47.22%) MCTS
5 16 (44.44%) MCP
6 14 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (16.67%) CCNA
7 6 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
9 2 (5.56%) DBS Check
9 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (8.33%) PCI DSS
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 17 (47.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (13.89%) NFS
3 5 (13.89%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (13.89%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (8.33%) vSphere
5 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) SCCM
2 3 (8.33%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 28 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 17 (47.22%) VMware
3 6 (16.67%) Citrix
4 5 (13.89%) HP
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco
6 3 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 3 (8.33%) CommVault
6 3 (8.33%) Juniper
7 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.78%) Veeam
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