The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the High Wycombe region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 41 34 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 0.41% 1.79% 1.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.22% 6.90% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £50,500 £47,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.31% +79.24%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Qualifications Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
82 58 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 33.74% 26.01% 31.42%
Number of salaries quoted 49 51 81
Average salary £50,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSA
Buckinghamshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Application Packaging
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (40.00%) MCITP
5 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (20.00%) WSUS
5 1 (20.00%) DICOM
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) XenApp
5 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (20.00%) 3PAR

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Server Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Management
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) DICOM
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) WSUS
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee