The first table below looks at the demand for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank - 32 34
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 0 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 2.71% 1.53%
As % of the Qualifications category - 9.21% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Qualifications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
77 76 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 28.95% 29.46% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 45 62 39
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,092 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSA
Cheshire

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

MCSA
Salary Trend in Chester

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Chester