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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank - 56 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon - 1.31% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 3.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £14,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
56 137 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 18.86% 35.96% 29.82%
Number of salaries quoted 55 100 99
Average salary £33,500 £34,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.47% +28.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £21,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 27 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Gate
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) IT Trainer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
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%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Gate
1 1 (50.00%) VMware