The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 56 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 1.17% 0.39% -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.72% 1.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-19.46% +14.61%
MCSA
West Sussex

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

Qualifications Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
106 143 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 24.88% 27.66% 30.20%
Number of salaries quoted 80 108 151
Average salary £43,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.47% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

MCSA
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Crawley

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) SCCM
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) UAG
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
3 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) MCP
3 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
4 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
4 4 (57.14%) Internet
4 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (57.14%) IIS
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
1 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (71.43%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (57.14%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) FWSM
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
2 5 (71.43%) MCP
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (14.29%) MOS
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) UAG
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) Remedy
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco