The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 37 49 41
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 9 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 3.11% 0.64% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.20% 2.00% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 2
Median salary £55,000 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £27,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £27,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
MCSA
Buckinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
125 100 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 43.25% 32.05% 33.72%
Number of salaries quoted 94 88 68
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

MCSA
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

MCSA Salary Trend in High Wycombe

MCSA
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

MCSA Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (66.67%) MCSE
4 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 7 (58.33%) VMware
5 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
7 5 (41.67%) MCP
7 5 (41.67%) Citrix
8 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (33.33%) FCoE
8 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 4 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (33.33%) SCCM
8 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 4 (33.33%) Finance
8 4 (33.33%) MCTS
8 4 (33.33%) MCITP
8 4 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (33.33%) VBScript
8 4 (33.33%) SAN
8 4 (33.33%) HP

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe 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 4 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) FCoE
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support
2 3 (25.00%) Support Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) SAN Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) LAN/WAN Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning DBA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Application Packaging
1 2 (16.67%) Patch Management
1 2 (16.67%) Server Building
1 2 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 4 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (66.67%) MCSE
3 5 (41.67%) MCP
4 4 (33.33%) MCITP
4 4 (33.33%) MCTS
4 4 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (16.67%) DBS Check
6 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (33.33%) NFS
3 4 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix
4 4 (33.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (8.33%) Veeam