The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank - - 37
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon - - 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
MCSA
London

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

Qualifications Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
40 68 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 21.39% 29.96% 28.02%
Number of salaries quoted 38 61 39
Median salary £47,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

MCSA
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Croydon

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 3 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 Croydon region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) NGN
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Openreach
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) ISDN
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) ISDN
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) NGN
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Openreach
1 1 (50.00%) Veeam
1 1 (50.00%) VMware