The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 89 102 114
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +12
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 8 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.72% 0.098% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.71% 0.49% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 5
Median salary £47,500 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
MCSA
South East

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

Qualifications Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
295 204 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 26.43% 19.94% 24.51%
Number of salaries quoted 246 142 307
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

MCSA
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

MCSA Salary Trend in East Sussex

MCSA
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Brighton +12 8 £47,500 -20.83%
MCSA
South East

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Sussex region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
1 11 (100.00%) MCSE
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server
3 9 (81.82%) Citrix
4 8 (72.73%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (72.73%) SAN
5 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
5 7 (63.64%) EMC
5 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (63.64%) Finance
5 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL V3
6 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
6 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (27.27%) Change Control
6 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
6 3 (27.27%) MS Office
6 3 (27.27%) MCP
6 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
6 3 (27.27%) SLA
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
7 2 (18.18%) DHCP
7 2 (18.18%) DNS

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) DBA
1 7 (63.64%) SQL DBA
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server DBA
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
2 2 (18.18%) Fat Client
2 2 (18.18%) Handset
2 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
3 1 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (9.09%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) Windows Server
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Change Control
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL V3
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Information Management
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) MCSE
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (72.73%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (27.27%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Citrix
3 7 (63.64%) EMC
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) HP