The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 105 - 106
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 2 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.16% - 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.60% - 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £23,750 - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
MCSA
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
332 290 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 25.90% 24.37% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 162 224 181
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

MCSA
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Glasgow

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Clustering
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (20.00%) MCITP
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Support
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Support
3 1 (20.00%) Server Support
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) Unix Support
3 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Support
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (20.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Terminal Server
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Sophos
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Posted: 2 days ago