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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 208 180 227
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +47
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 31 83 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.49% 1.16% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.82% 3.97% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 29 60 47
Median salary £30,500 £31,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.17% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £48,000 £42,200
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
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 of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1704 2089 2379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 26.81% 29.20% 29.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1338 1640 1902
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridgeshire +12 14 £29,250 +12.50% 2
Bedfordshire -6 8 £40,000 -15.78%
Hertfordshire 0 5 £26,000 -20.00% 1
Essex -21 3 £40,000 +45.45%
Norfolk -22 1 £30,000 +20.00%
MCSA
England

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 56 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (92.86%) Microsoft
3 36 (64.29%) Windows
4 31 (55.36%) Active Directory
4 31 (55.36%) MCSE
5 23 (41.07%) VMware
6 20 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 19 (33.93%) Office 365
8 17 (30.36%) Citrix
9 16 (28.57%) MCP
9 16 (28.57%) Windows Server
10 14 (25.00%) SCCM
10 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 13 (23.21%) MCITP
11 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (21.43%) HP
12 12 (21.43%) CCNA
12 12 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (19.64%) A+ Certification
13 11 (19.64%) Cisco
13 11 (19.64%) SharePoint
13 11 (19.64%) MS Exchange
13 11 (19.64%) ITIL
14 9 (16.07%) DNS
14 9 (16.07%) MCDST
14 9 (16.07%) Windows 8
14 9 (16.07%) Hyper-V
15 8 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
15 8 (14.29%) DHCP

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 11 (19.64%) MS Exchange
1 11 (19.64%) SharePoint
2 8 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.57%) IIS
6 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.29%) MS Office
3 2 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 19 (33.93%) Office 365
2 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) DNS
2 8 (14.29%) DHCP
3 6 (10.71%) Firewall
3 6 (10.71%) LAN
4 5 (8.93%) SAN
5 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.14%) VPN
6 3 (5.36%) WAN
6 3 (5.36%) Wireless
7 2 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (3.57%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.79%) Internet
8 1 (1.79%) Skype
8 1 (1.79%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) RDBMS
2 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 5 (8.93%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 10 (17.86%) Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) IT Support
4 8 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 8 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) IT Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) IT Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Service Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) DBA
7 4 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) SQL DBA
7 4 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.14%) Replication
3 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.57%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.79%) Clustering
4 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.79%) Fintech
4 1 (1.79%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.79%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 36 (64.29%) Windows
2 16 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (16.07%) Windows 8
6 6 (10.71%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.57%) Android
7 2 (3.57%) Linux
7 2 (3.57%) Mac OS X
7 2 (3.57%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.79%) Unix
8 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) ITIL
2 7 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 4 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (7.14%) Software Deployment
4 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (5.36%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (5.36%) Database Security
4 3 (5.36%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (3.57%) Application Packaging
5 2 (3.57%) Coaching
5 2 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (3.57%) Data Security
5 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.57%) High Availability
5 2 (3.57%) ITIL V3
5 2 (3.57%) Logistics
5 2 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (3.57%) Presales
5 2 (3.57%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.71%) PowerShell
2 5 (8.93%) SQL
3 2 (3.57%) C
4 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 56 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (55.36%) MCSE
3 16 (28.57%) MCP
4 13 (23.21%) MCITP
5 12 (21.43%) CCNA
5 12 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (19.64%) A+ Certification
7 9 (16.07%) MCDST
8 6 (10.71%) MCTS
9 5 (8.93%) CCENT
9 5 (8.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (5.36%) MCDBA
11 2 (3.57%) Degree
11 2 (3.57%) MOS
11 2 (3.57%) VCP6
12 1 (1.79%) CCA
12 1 (1.79%) CompTIA Security+
12 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.79%) MCSD
12 1 (1.79%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (55.36%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.07%) Hyper-V
3 6 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.93%) XenApp
4 5 (8.93%) XenDesktop
5 4 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (7.14%) vSphere
6 2 (3.57%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.79%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (25.00%) SCCM
2 6 (10.71%) SCOM
3 4 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (5.36%) SCDPM
4 3 (5.36%) SCSM
4 3 (5.36%) SCVMM
5 2 (3.57%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.79%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 52 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 23 (41.07%) VMware
3 17 (30.36%) Citrix
4 12 (21.43%) HP
5 11 (19.64%) Cisco
6 7 (12.50%) 3Com
7 5 (8.93%) Draytek
7 5 (8.93%) NETGEAR
7 5 (8.93%) ZyXEL
8 4 (7.14%) Intel Security
8 4 (7.14%) Symantec
9 3 (5.36%) Adobe
10 2 (3.57%) Apple
10 2 (3.57%) EMC
11 1 (1.79%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.79%) IBM
11 1 (1.79%) Meraki
11 1 (1.79%) Sage
11 1 (1.79%) Veeam
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