The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 72 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.62% - 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.79% - 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £30,000 - £48,250
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 - £46,850
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £49,650
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
MCSA
Surrey

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

Qualifications Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
224 264 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 34.67% 40.24% 39.59%
Number of salaries quoted 196 213 255
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

MCSA
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Guildford

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Symantec
3 2 (40.00%) McAfee
3 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (40.00%) MCITP
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Network Support
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (40.00%) MCITP
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec
2 2 (40.00%) McAfee
Guildford, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Pro Drive iT
Salary: From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago