The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
South West / Devon
Rank 51 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.12% 0.35% 1.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.36% 1.92% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 5
Median salary £42,500 £28,500 £14,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+49.12% +96.55%
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%

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

Qualifications Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
119 52 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 33.33% 18.44% 32.72%
Number of salaries quoted 101 51 103
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £22,650 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

MCSA
Salary Trend in Devon

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Devon

MCSA
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Devon region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 4 £42,500 - 1
MCSA
South West

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Devon region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) High Availability
4 6 (42.86%) MCSE
4 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (35.71%) ETL
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (28.57%) VMware
6 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
6 4 (28.57%) ITIL
7 1 (7.14%) VCAP
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.14%) vMotion
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
7 1 (7.14%) Network Security
7 1 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2016
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) DBA
2 9 (64.29%) Administrator
3 5 (35.71%) SQL DBA
4 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior DBA
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior IT Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior SQL DBA
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (7.14%) Senior SQL Server DBA
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) High Availability
2 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (35.71%) ETL
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (42.86%) MCSE
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (7.14%) VCAP
5 1 (7.14%) VCDX
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (7.14%) vMotion
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Veeam
Exeter, Devon
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago