The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 32 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.93% 3.47% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.23% 15.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
MCSA
Essex

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

Qualifications Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31 38 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 28.70% 21.97% 35.06%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 51
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £27,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

MCSA
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Colchester

MCSA
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Sage
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 200
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 200
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Assistant
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sage
Colchester, Essex
Technology Means Business Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago