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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +11.11%
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 92 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 29.04% 30.36% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 72 73 27
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,950 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,100 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) VoIP
4 3 (50.00%) MS Office
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) MCP
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (50.00%) SCCM
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) Office 365
5 2 (33.33%) Lync
5 2 (33.33%) MCITP
5 2 (33.33%) Avaya
5 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (16.67%) Red Hat

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (33.33%) Lync
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (50.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Network Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCP
3 2 (33.33%) MCITP
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (16.67%) RHCE
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) VCAP
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix