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

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 124 126 124
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 17 26 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.77% 1.00% 1.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.97% 3.35% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 30
Median salary £35,750 £32,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.71% +4.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,250 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £37,500 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,750 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.69%

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
573 776 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.03% 29.72% 30.71%
Number of salaries quoted 463 570 550
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +1.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £67,500
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
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

MCSA Salary Histogram 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 26 February 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
Watford +4 5 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £36,000 -
Stevenage - 3 £31,750 -
Cheshunt - 3 £20,000 -
Kings Langley - 2 £41,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 - -
MCSA
East of England

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (76.00%) MCSE
3 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (56.00%) Windows
5 13 (52.00%) Office 365
6 12 (48.00%) MCP
7 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
8 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
9 9 (36.00%) DNS
9 9 (36.00%) CCNA
9 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (36.00%) Windows 10
9 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
10 8 (32.00%) DHCP
11 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
12 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (24.00%) MS Office
12 6 (24.00%) VMware
13 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
13 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
13 5 (20.00%) Driving Licence
14 4 (16.00%) Client Onboarding
14 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (16.00%) SCCM
14 4 (16.00%) Linux
14 4 (16.00%) ITIL
14 4 (16.00%) Cisco
14 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management

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 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (24.00%) MS Office
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 13 (52.00%) Office 365
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) DNS
2 8 (32.00%) DHCP
3 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (16.00%) Firewall
5 2 (8.00%) LAN
5 2 (8.00%) WAN
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.00%) Internet
6 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Server Engineer
1 8 (32.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Administrator
2 6 (24.00%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) IT Support
3 5 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Office 365 Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Azure Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Cloud Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) IT Systems Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) Office 365 Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Server Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Server Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Virtualisation Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Windows 10
2 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (16.00%) Linux
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.00%) Android
6 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Client Onboarding
1 4 (16.00%) ITIL
1 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (8.00%) Change Management
2 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (8.00%) Database Security
2 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (4.00%) High Availability
3 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
1 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (76.00%) MCSE
3 12 (48.00%) MCP
4 9 (36.00%) CCNA
4 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (12.00%) MCITP
5 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (8.00%) A+ Certification
6 2 (8.00%) MCDBA
7 1 (4.00%) CCENT
7 1 (4.00%) CCNP
7 1 (4.00%) Degree
7 1 (4.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SCCM
2 3 (12.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco
4 3 (12.00%) IBM
5 2 (8.00%) CA
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) 3Com
6 1 (4.00%) Adobe
6 1 (4.00%) Apple
6 1 (4.00%) Draytek
6 1 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) NETGEAR
6 1 (4.00%) ZyXEL
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