The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Dudley region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank - 8 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley - 4.17% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £17,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,750
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +5.34%
Qualifications Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 34.48% 12.50% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 19
Average salary £22,500 £60,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-62.50% +84.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,499 £17,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCSA
West Midlands

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 11 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft