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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 62 64 68
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 4 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.62% 0.63% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.70% 2.92% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Median salary £36,250 £41,250 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.12% +9.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,850 £36,500 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £39,650 £44,250 £38,700
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
MCSA
West Midlands

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
148 137 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 22.80% 21.64% 23.31%
Number of salaries quoted 120 119 135
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,700 £50,000
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 2 December 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 Coventry region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Office 365
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) CCNA
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) HP
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) SAN
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 2 (28.57%) JNCIA
6 2 (28.57%) JNCIS
6 2 (28.57%) Wireless
6 2 (28.57%) CCSA
6 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
6 2 (28.57%) Presales
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) WLAN
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) Intranet
3 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Wintel Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Wintel Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (28.57%) CCSA
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) JNCIA
4 2 (28.57%) JNCIS
5 1 (14.29%) CCA
5 1 (14.29%) CCNP
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (14.29%) MCTS
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) CommVault
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) EMC
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp