The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
England / East of England
Rank 194 179 181
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 45 84 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.78% 1.18% 1.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.73% 3.98% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 37 68 75
Median salary £31,750 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.83% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £20,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%

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

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1648 2108 2155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.46% 29.64% 29.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1255 1612 1714
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +1.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,980
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £66,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

MCSA
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

MCSA Salary Trend in the East of England

MCSA
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

MCSA Salary Histogram in the East of England

MCSA
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 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
Hertfordshire +8 17 £33,625 +12.08% 1
Cambridgeshire +5 13 £28,000 +36.58% 2
Bedfordshire +21 9 £36,250 -9.37% 1
Suffolk +19 6 £30,000 -15.49%
Norfolk -23 1 £32,500 +8.33%
MCSA
England

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 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 of England region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 75 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 57 (76.00%) Microsoft
3 55 (73.33%) Windows
4 50 (66.67%) MCSE
5 41 (54.67%) Active Directory
6 38 (50.67%) Windows Server
7 33 (44.00%) Office 365
8 26 (34.67%) MCP
9 24 (32.00%) CCNA
9 24 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
9 24 (32.00%) VMware
10 23 (30.67%) SQL Server
10 23 (30.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (30.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (29.33%) DNS
12 21 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 19 (25.33%) MS Excel
13 19 (25.33%) MS Exchange
13 19 (25.33%) ITIL
14 16 (21.33%) MS Office
15 15 (20.00%) Firewall
15 15 (20.00%) DHCP
15 15 (20.00%) A+ Certification
15 15 (20.00%) Hyper-V
16 14 (18.67%) Windows 7
16 14 (18.67%) Cisco
17 13 (17.33%) Citrix
17 13 (17.33%) Exchange Server 2010
17 13 (17.33%) SCCM
18 12 (16.00%) Linux

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 19 (25.33%) MS Exchange
2 13 (17.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (14.67%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.67%) IIS
5 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.33%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (25.33%) MS Excel
2 16 (21.33%) MS Office
3 2 (2.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 33 (44.00%) Office 365
2 21 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (5.33%) SaaS
6 3 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (4.00%) PaaS
7 1 (1.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 22 (29.33%) DNS
2 15 (20.00%) DHCP
2 15 (20.00%) Firewall
3 11 (14.67%) VPN
4 8 (10.67%) TCP/IP
5 6 (8.00%) Internet
5 6 (8.00%) LAN
5 6 (8.00%) SAN
5 6 (8.00%) SMTP
6 5 (6.67%) HTTP
6 5 (6.67%) HTTPS
6 5 (6.67%) IMAP
6 5 (6.67%) WAN
7 2 (2.67%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.67%) Wireless
8 1 (1.33%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.33%) LDAP
8 1 (1.33%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (30.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.33%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.33%) Big Data
6 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.33%) Impala
General
1 9 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.33%) Finance
3 2 (2.67%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.67%) Marketing
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (38.67%) Support Engineer
2 19 (25.33%) IT Support
3 16 (21.33%) IT Engineer
3 16 (21.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 14 (18.67%) Analyst
5 9 (12.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (12.00%) Administrator
5 9 (12.00%) Server Engineer
5 9 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (10.67%) Support Analyst
7 7 (9.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (9.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) IT Analyst
8 6 (8.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 6 (8.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) Consultant
8 6 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
8 6 (8.00%) Senior Consultant
8 6 (8.00%) Windows Administrator
8 6 (8.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Clustering
2 6 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.67%) Driving Licence
4 4 (5.33%) Replication
5 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.67%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.33%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.33%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 55 (73.33%) Windows
2 38 (50.67%) Windows Server
3 23 (30.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (30.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (18.67%) Windows 7
5 12 (16.00%) Linux
6 9 (12.00%) Windows 10
7 8 (10.67%) Windows 8
8 5 (6.67%) Mac OS
8 5 (6.67%) Unix
9 2 (2.67%) Android
9 2 (2.67%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.33%) ITIL
2 9 (12.00%) High Availability
3 7 (9.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (8.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (6.67%) ITIL V3
5 5 (6.67%) Performance Improvement
5 5 (6.67%) Presales
5 5 (6.67%) Ticket Management
6 4 (5.33%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (5.33%) Client Onboarding
6 4 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.00%) Trend Analysis
8 2 (2.67%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.67%) Application Packaging
8 2 (2.67%) Change Control
8 2 (2.67%) Change Management
8 2 (2.67%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.67%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.33%) SQL
2 7 (9.33%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.00%) VBScript
5 2 (2.67%) C
6 1 (1.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 75 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (66.67%) MCSE
3 26 (34.67%) MCP
4 24 (32.00%) CCNA
4 24 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (20.00%) A+ Certification
6 6 (8.00%) MCITP
6 6 (8.00%) Network+ Certification
6 6 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (5.33%) CCENT
7 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
7 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
8 3 (4.00%) CCNP
8 3 (4.00%) MCDST
8 3 (4.00%) MCTS
9 2 (2.67%) Degree
9 2 (2.67%) MCDBA
9 2 (2.67%) MCSD
9 2 (2.67%) VCP6
10 1 (1.33%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (54.67%) Active Directory
2 15 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (10.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.00%) XenApp
5 4 (5.33%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (5.33%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.67%) VMware Server
6 2 (2.67%) vSphere
7 1 (1.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (17.33%) SCCM
2 7 (9.33%) SCOM
3 4 (5.33%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (4.00%) SCDPM
4 3 (4.00%) SCSM
4 3 (4.00%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.67%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.33%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.33%) Oozie
6 1 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 57 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (32.00%) VMware
3 14 (18.67%) Cisco
4 13 (17.33%) Citrix
5 10 (13.33%) HP
6 6 (8.00%) 3Com
7 5 (6.67%) Google
8 4 (5.33%) Draytek
8 4 (5.33%) IBM
8 4 (5.33%) NETGEAR
8 4 (5.33%) ZyXEL
9 3 (4.00%) Adobe
10 2 (2.67%) Apple
10 2 (2.67%) AppSense
10 2 (2.67%) CA
10 2 (2.67%) EMC
11 1 (1.33%) Cloudera
11 1 (1.33%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.33%) Meraki
11 1 (1.33%) Symantec
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