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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 34 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 8 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 3.11% 1.27% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.08% 3.48% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 1
Median salary £31,000 £55,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.63% +8.91%
UK excluding London median salary £34,750 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +2.94%
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
113 115 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 43.97% 36.39% 33.20%
Number of salaries quoted 107 92 49
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,450 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 27 July 2016.

MCSA Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) MCSE
3 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) VMware
5 4 (36.36%) MCITP
5 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) MCTS
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) MCP
6 3 (27.27%) Citrix
7 2 (18.18%) HP
7 2 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (18.18%) SAN
7 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
7 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 2 (18.18%) SQL
7 2 (18.18%) VBScript
7 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
7 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
7 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
7 2 (18.18%) NFS
7 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP

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 2 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) FCoE
1 2 (18.18%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) IT Support
1 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) IT Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Field Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Operations Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Application Packaging
2 2 (18.18%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Release Management
3 1 (9.09%) Server Building
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
1 2 (18.18%) VBScript
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (54.55%) MCSE
3 4 (36.36%) MCITP
4 3 (27.27%) MCP
4 3 (27.27%) MCTS
5 2 (18.18%) DBS Check
5 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (9.09%) A+ Certification
6 1 (9.09%) CCAA
6 1 (9.09%) CCENT
6 1 (9.09%) CCNA
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) MCDST
6 1 (9.09%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (18.18%) NFS
3 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
5 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec