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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 35 64 62
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -2
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 13 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 5.10% 1.62% 1.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.31% 5.36% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 11
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -38.88%
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%

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
64 168 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 25.10% 30.16% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 62 126 140
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £30,450 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £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 20 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) MCSE
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (76.92%) MS Office
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) CCNA
3 3 (23.08%) LAN
3 3 (23.08%) WAN
3 3 (23.08%) Network Security
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) vSphere
3 3 (23.08%) Office 365

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:

Applications
1 10 (76.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) Network Security
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Administrator
1 13 (100.00%) Network Administrator
1 13 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) MCSE
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (76.92%) CCNA
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago