The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 16 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 5.80% - 5.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.22% - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £17,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.20% +4.61%
MCSA
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
18 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 26.09% 41.94% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 8
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £25,000 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the Dudley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

MCSA
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Dudley

MCSA
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dudley 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%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) CCA
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) NetApp
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (100.00%) XenApp
1 6 (100.00%) XenServer
1 6 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 6 (100.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dudley 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Consultant
1 6 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCA
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (100.00%) XenApp
1 6 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 6 (100.00%) XenServer
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) NetApp
2 4 (66.67%) VMware