The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
England / East Midlands
Rank 123 143 160
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +17
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 35 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.23% 0.85% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.85% 3.11% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 12
Median salary £43,000 £25,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+72.00% -30.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,750 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.69%

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

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
598 867 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.98% 27.30% 26.69%
Number of salaries quoted 455 635 651
Median salary £42,554 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.12% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing MCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

MCSA
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

MCSA Salary Trend in the East Midlands

MCSA
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

MCSA Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

MCSA
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Nottinghamshire +4 16 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Derbyshire +13 11 £47,500 +90.00% 1
Northamptonshire +23 8 £45,000 +12.50%
Lincolnshire -9 1 £35,000 +27.27%
Leicestershire -11 1 £35,000 +66.66%
MCSA
England

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 63 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 55 (87.30%) Microsoft
3 41 (65.08%) Windows
3 41 (65.08%) MCSE
4 35 (55.56%) Windows Server
5 34 (53.97%) Active Directory
6 27 (42.86%) VMware
7 26 (41.27%) Office 365
8 23 (36.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (36.51%) Cisco
9 22 (34.92%) Cisco Certification
10 21 (33.33%) ITIL
10 21 (33.33%) SCCM
10 21 (33.33%) Hyper-V
11 20 (31.75%) Microsoft Azure
11 20 (31.75%) CCNA
12 19 (30.16%) MS Excel
13 18 (28.57%) MCP
14 16 (25.40%) SC Cleared
14 16 (25.40%) Security Cleared
15 15 (23.81%) HP
16 14 (22.22%) SAN
16 14 (22.22%) Windows 10
17 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2008
17 13 (20.63%) MS Exchange
18 11 (17.46%) High Availability
19 10 (15.87%) Exchange Server 2013
19 10 (15.87%) Apple
19 10 (15.87%) Incident Management
20 9 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (20.63%) MS Exchange
2 10 (15.87%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (9.52%) Skype for Business
5 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.59%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (30.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (41.27%) Office 365
2 20 (31.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (9.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.17%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (3.17%) CloudFront
4 2 (3.17%) SaaS
5 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.22%) SAN
2 7 (11.11%) Firewall
3 6 (9.52%) LAN
3 6 (9.52%) WAN
4 5 (7.94%) Skype
5 4 (6.35%) Unified Communications
5 4 (6.35%) Wireless
6 3 (4.76%) DNS
6 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.17%) Wireless Security
8 1 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.59%) DHCP
8 1 (1.59%) VoIP
8 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 9 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.76%) Games
3 2 (3.17%) Finance
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
3 2 (3.17%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.59%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.59%) Law
4 1 (1.59%) Polish Language
4 1 (1.59%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (1.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (28.57%) Consultant
2 15 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (23.81%) Microsoft Consultant
3 12 (19.05%) IT Support
4 10 (15.87%) Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
6 7 (11.11%) IT Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Administrator
7 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) IT Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Mobility Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Windows Administrator
9 3 (4.76%) Data Consultant
9 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (4.76%) Network Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.52%) Fat Client
2 6 (9.52%) Thin Client
3 5 (7.94%) Clustering
4 3 (4.76%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.76%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.17%) Replication
6 1 (1.59%) CESG
6 1 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 41 (65.08%) Windows
2 35 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 23 (36.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (22.22%) Windows 10
5 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (11.11%) Linux
6 7 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 4 (6.35%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) ITIL
2 11 (17.46%) High Availability
3 10 (15.87%) Incident Management
4 9 (14.29%) Service Design
5 7 (11.11%) ITIL V3
6 6 (9.52%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 5 (7.94%) Project Management
8 4 (6.35%) Migration
8 4 (6.35%) Presales
8 4 (6.35%) Problem Management
9 3 (4.76%) BCP
9 3 (4.76%) Business Continuity
9 3 (4.76%) Business Continuity Planning
9 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.76%) Data Security
9 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
10 2 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (3.17%) Load Balancing
10 2 (3.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) SQL
2 4 (6.35%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 63 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (65.08%) MCSE
3 22 (34.92%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (31.75%) CCNA
5 18 (28.57%) MCP
6 16 (25.40%) SC Cleared
6 16 (25.40%) Security Cleared
7 9 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (11.11%) CCNP
9 5 (7.94%) MCITP
10 4 (6.35%) A+ Certification
10 4 (6.35%) CCENT
11 3 (4.76%) RHCSA
11 3 (4.76%) VCP5
12 2 (3.17%) CCDA
12 2 (3.17%) CCIE
12 2 (3.17%) Degree
12 2 (3.17%) MCTS
13 1 (1.59%) CCSP
13 1 (1.59%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (53.97%) Active Directory
2 21 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 9 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (14.29%) vSphere
4 8 (12.70%) VMware ESX
5 5 (7.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (33.33%) SCCM
2 5 (7.94%) SCOM
3 3 (4.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.59%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.59%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.59%) NetVault Backup
4 1 (1.59%) SCSM
Vendors
1 55 (87.30%) Microsoft
2 27 (42.86%) VMware
3 23 (36.51%) Cisco
4 15 (23.81%) HP
5 10 (15.87%) Apple
6 7 (11.11%) Citrix
7 6 (9.52%) CheckPoint
7 6 (9.52%) IBM
7 6 (9.52%) Red Hat
7 6 (9.52%) Riverbed
8 4 (6.35%) 3Com
8 4 (6.35%) Draytek
8 4 (6.35%) NETGEAR
8 4 (6.35%) ZyXEL
9 3 (4.76%) Dell
10 2 (3.17%) Veeam
11 1 (1.59%) NetApp
11 1 (1.59%) Remedy
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £40,000 - 45,750 per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 DOE + Full Company Benefits + Perks
Posted: 17 days ago
Derby
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Nottingham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago