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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 158 140 157
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +17
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 9 46 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.28% 1.30% 0.068%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.03% 4.05% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 29 2
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +71.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £29,900 £18,550
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £70,000 £30,950
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
MCSA
England

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
875 1135 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.32% 32.13% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 688 885 734
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -17 4 £40,000 -13.04% 1
Nottinghamshire +2 3 £42,500 -
Derbyshire +13 1 £21,500 -57.00% 1
Leicestershire +12 1 £28,000 -14.50%
MCSA
England

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 38 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (94.74%) Windows
3 32 (84.21%) Microsoft
4 28 (73.68%) ITIL
5 26 (68.42%) MCSE
6 22 (57.89%) TCP/IP
6 22 (57.89%) MCITP
7 18 (47.37%) DNS
8 17 (44.74%) MCP
9 16 (42.11%) Windows 7
10 15 (39.47%) Active Directory
11 14 (36.84%) SLA
11 14 (36.84%) VMware
12 13 (34.21%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (31.58%) CCNA
13 12 (31.58%) MS Exchange
14 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
14 11 (28.95%) MCTS
15 10 (26.32%) Legal
15 10 (26.32%) HND
15 10 (26.32%) VPN
16 9 (23.68%) Hyper-V
16 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2010
16 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
17 8 (21.05%) Firewall
17 8 (21.05%) DHCP
17 8 (21.05%) SQL
17 8 (21.05%) Cisco
18 7 (18.42%) Service Delivery
18 7 (18.42%) Crystal Reports

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 12 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.53%) Lync
4 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Office
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (57.89%) TCP/IP
2 18 (47.37%) DNS
3 10 (26.32%) VPN
4 8 (21.05%) Firewall
4 8 (21.05%) DHCP
5 3 (7.89%) LAN
5 3 (7.89%) WAN
5 3 (7.89%) SAN
5 3 (7.89%) Intranet
5 3 (7.89%) Internet
5 3 (7.89%) Extranet
6 1 (2.63%) Multicast
6 1 (2.63%) MPLS
6 1 (2.63%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (5.26%) Star Schema
3 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.63%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (26.32%) Legal
2 6 (15.79%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Law
4 1 (2.63%) Electronics
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Team Leader
1 9 (23.68%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 7 (18.42%) Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Network Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Service Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Service Desk Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Service Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Administrator
7 2 (5.26%) DBA
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) SQL DBA
8 1 (2.63%) IT Support
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Replication
3 1 (2.63%) CCTV
3 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 36 (94.74%) Windows
2 16 (42.11%) Windows 7
3 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Vista
5 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.26%) Linux
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) ITIL
2 7 (18.42%) Service Delivery
3 6 (15.79%) Coaching
4 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.53%) Service Management
5 4 (10.53%) ITIL V3
6 2 (5.26%) ETL
6 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.26%) Security Management
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.26%) Resource Management
6 2 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (5.26%) Analytics
6 2 (5.26%) Email Management
6 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.63%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (2.63%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.63%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (68.42%) MCSE
3 22 (57.89%) MCITP
4 17 (44.74%) MCP
5 13 (34.21%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (31.58%) CCNA
7 11 (28.95%) MCTS
8 10 (26.32%) HND
9 4 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
9 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
9 4 (10.53%) Degree
10 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (2.63%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (2.63%) CCSP
10 1 (2.63%) CCNP
10 1 (2.63%) CCIP
10 1 (2.63%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (36.84%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (39.47%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.68%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) SCCM
1 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 14 (36.84%) VMware
3 8 (21.05%) Cisco
4 2 (5.26%) Red Gate
5 1 (2.63%) BT
5 1 (2.63%) Sun
5 1 (2.63%) NetApp
5 1 (2.63%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) Dell
5 1 (2.63%) Citrix
5 1 (2.63%) Remedy
Matlock, Derbyshire
Derbyshire County Council
Salary: From £23,616 to £29,190 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago