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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 32 37 38
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.08% 0.75% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.14% 2.56% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
56 78 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 29.17% 29.32% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 41 69 53
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

MCSA Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the High Wycombe region citing MCSA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSA.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) MCITP
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) MCTS
3 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (33.33%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) MCP
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Replication
3 2 (33.33%) PACS

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the High Wycombe region citing MCSA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
1 2 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) PACS
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) MCITP
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) MCTS
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) MCDST
3 2 (33.33%) MCP
3 2 (33.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft