The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 112 132 131
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 22 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.05% 0.43% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.25% 1.24% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 8
Average salary £20,500 £27,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.07% -24.47%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
MCSA
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
676 805 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 32.39% 34.91% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 503 612 625
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,850 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

MCSA
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

MCSA
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Huntingdon - 1 £20,000 -
MCSA
East of England

MCSA
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
1 25 (100.00%) MCSE
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 25 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (92.00%) Citrix
2 23 (92.00%) SharePoint
2 23 (92.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (92.00%) MCDST
2 23 (92.00%) MCITP
2 23 (92.00%) Office 365
2 23 (92.00%) Windows 8
2 23 (92.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.00%) CCA
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (8.00%) HP
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.00%) vSphere
3 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 23 (92.00%) SharePoint
1 23 (92.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 23 (92.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (92.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft Engineer
1 15 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 12 (48.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 11 (44.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 11 (44.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 11 (44.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (44.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (28.00%) IT Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Trainee
6 3 (12.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 3 (12.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Graduate
7 2 (8.00%) Graduate IT Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) IT Graduate
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (92.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) MCSE
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (92.00%) MCDST
2 23 (92.00%) MCITP
3 2 (8.00%) CCA
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 25 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (92.00%) Citrix
3 2 (8.00%) HP
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago