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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 46 56 65
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 10 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.87% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.43% 1.05% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 1
Median salary £40,500 £33,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.89% +13.55%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
- +18.64%
MCSA
South West

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
106 95 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 30.46% 22.62% 29.38%
Number of salaries quoted 94 74 120
Median salary £35,000 £31,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Devon region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

MCSA Salary Histogram 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 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +17 9 £45,000 +34.32% 1
Newton Abbot - 1 £28,500 -
MCSA
South West

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Devon region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (66.67%) MCSE
2 8 (66.67%) High Availability
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Network Security
5 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) MCP
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (25.00%) A+ Certification
6 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (25.00%) vSphere
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (16.67%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 8

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 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) DBA
1 5 (41.67%) SQL DBA
2 4 (33.33%) Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior IT Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) Senior IT Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior SQL DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) High Availability
2 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (66.67%) MCSE
3 3 (25.00%) A+ Certification
3 3 (25.00%) MCP
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (16.67%) CCNA
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (16.67%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (16.67%) MCTS
4 2 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (16.67%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (8.33%) CCENT
5 1 (8.33%) VCAP
5 1 (8.33%) VCDX
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (8.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Avaya
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Sage
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Veeam
Exeter
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago