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

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 52 73 71
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -2
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 1 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.26% 1.13% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.95% 4.07% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 8
Median salary £34,000 £27,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.63% -38.88%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
105 172 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 27.63% 27.79% 32.65%
Number of salaries quoted 103 146 205
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of job ads across the Guildford region citing MCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 8 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 Guildford region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MCSE
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (77.78%) MCP
3 6 (66.67%) DNS
3 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 6 (66.67%) DHCP
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 5 (55.56%) SCCM
4 5 (55.56%) SCOM
4 5 (55.56%) SCVMM
4 5 (55.56%) SCSM
4 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
5 3 (33.33%) Internet
5 3 (33.33%) MCITP
6 2 (22.22%) Office 365
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 2 (22.22%) Time Management
6 2 (22.22%) Data Privacy
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
6 2 (22.22%) Sophos
6 2 (22.22%) A+ Certification
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 1 (11.11%) SharePoint

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DHCP
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) PBX
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) IT Support
2 3 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Office 365 Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Network Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Data Privacy
1 2 (22.22%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) MCSE
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (77.78%) MCP
3 3 (33.33%) MCITP
4 2 (22.22%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) SCCM
1 5 (55.56%) SCOM
1 5 (55.56%) SCSM
1 5 (55.56%) SCVMM
2 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Sophos
3 1 (11.11%) WatchGuard
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Bupa
Posted: 3 days ago