The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank - 74 65
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 0 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry - 0.89% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category - 3.55% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 2
Median salary - £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%

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

Qualifications Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
112 197 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 20.25% 25.03% 20.97%
Number of salaries quoted 97 153 115
Median salary £46,000 £40,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.58% +2.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

MCSA
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Coventry

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Presales
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) CCA
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Migration

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) CCA
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) HP