The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 128 113 122
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 5 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.25% 1.14% 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.97% 4.47% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 19
Median salary £31,750 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.83% -
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%

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

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
514 515 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.41% 25.43% 29.87%
Number of salaries quoted 406 409 503
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £30,000 £25,000
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 Hertfordshire

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

MCSA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

MCSA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
Stevenage - 4 £31,750 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 - -
MCSA
East of England

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 9 (60.00%) CCNA
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (53.33%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) MCSE
6 5 (33.33%) MCP
7 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
7 4 (26.67%) Linux
7 4 (26.67%) MS Office
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco
7 4 (26.67%) A+ Certification
8 3 (20.00%) Office 365
8 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (20.00%) DNS
9 2 (13.33%) Retail
9 2 (13.33%) 3Com
9 2 (13.33%) VMware
9 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
9 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
9 2 (13.33%) CCENT
9 2 (13.33%) NETGEAR
9 2 (13.33%) Android
9 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (13.33%) MCTS
9 2 (13.33%) Application Packaging
9 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
9 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) IT Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) IT Systems Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Virtualisation Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) IT Support
3 3 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Mac Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
1 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Android
3 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (13.33%) Application Packaging
2 2 (13.33%) Database Security
2 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (60.00%) CCNA
2 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (40.00%) MCSE
4 5 (33.33%) MCP
5 4 (26.67%) A+ Certification
6 2 (13.33%) CCENT
6 2 (13.33%) MCDBA
6 2 (13.33%) MCTS
7 1 (6.67%) CCNP
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) 3Com
3 2 (13.33%) Adobe
3 2 (13.33%) Apple
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) Draytek
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) NETGEAR
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) ZyXEL
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