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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 37 38 46
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 3 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.31% 1.29% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.26% 3.31% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Median salary £22,000 £55,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-60.00% +8.91%
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
92 121 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 40.17% 39.03% 34.07%
Number of salaries quoted 91 87 55
Median salary £50,000 £53,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,150 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 1 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) MCITP
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) MCTS
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) MCSE
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (16.67%) Citrix
6 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (16.67%) CRM
6 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (16.67%) DNS
6 1 (16.67%) Java
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) .NET
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (16.67%) Service Management
6 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (16.67%) Change Management
6 1 (16.67%) Firewall
6 1 (16.67%) Wireless
6 1 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (16.67%) VMware

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:

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support
1 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Support
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Support
3 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (16.67%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCITP
3 2 (33.33%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) MCTS
4 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
4 1 (16.67%) CCAA
4 1 (16.67%) CCENT
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) MCDST
4 1 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) VMware