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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 68 61 75
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 0.25% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.75% 0.69% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
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
133 144 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 33.25% 29.09% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 105 119 136
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £59,100 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 April 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) VMware
4 7 (70.00%) MCSE
4 7 (70.00%) MCP
4 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (60.00%) Office 365
5 6 (60.00%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (60.00%) XenApp
5 6 (60.00%) CRM
5 6 (60.00%) ITIL
5 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (60.00%) Citrix
5 6 (60.00%) Websense
6 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (20.00%) MS Office
7 2 (20.00%) DHCP
7 2 (20.00%) DNS
7 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
7 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
7 2 (20.00%) Apple
7 2 (20.00%) Symantec
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 1 (10.00%) EqualLogic
8 1 (10.00%) 3PAR

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 6 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (10.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (70.00%) MCP
2 7 (70.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) XenApp
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 6 (60.00%) Websense
4 2 (20.00%) Apple
4 2 (20.00%) Symantec
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) EMC
5 1 (10.00%) WatchGuard
5 1 (10.00%) 3PAR