The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 138 162 157
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 25 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.93% 0.59% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.02% 2.59% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 28
Median salary £38,000 £36,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £18,400 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £40,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
MCSA
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
622 771 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.11% 22.90% 25.52%
Number of salaries quoted 528 563 790
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

MCSA
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Leeds

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Leeds

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Leeds region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 63 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (80.95%) Windows
3 45 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 39 (61.90%) Windows Server
5 35 (55.56%) Microsoft
6 33 (52.38%) VMware
7 28 (44.44%) Cisco
8 26 (41.27%) MS Excel
9 24 (38.10%) ITIL
10 23 (36.51%) VMware Infrastructure
11 22 (34.92%) CCNA
11 22 (34.92%) Cisco Certification
11 22 (34.92%) VPN
12 19 (30.16%) Windows 7
13 18 (28.57%) MS Exchange
13 18 (28.57%) MCSE
13 18 (28.57%) SAN
13 18 (28.57%) Firewall
14 17 (26.98%) MCITP
14 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2008
15 15 (23.81%) Remote Desktop
15 15 (23.81%) SQL Server
16 14 (22.22%) HP
17 13 (20.63%) Avaya
17 13 (20.63%) SQL
17 13 (20.63%) Penetration Testing
17 13 (20.63%) Disaster Recovery
17 13 (20.63%) Hyper-V
18 12 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
18 12 (19.05%) LAN

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 18 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.35%) IIS
3 4 (6.35%) SAS
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (41.27%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.87%) Office 365
2 8 (12.70%) Mimecast
3 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (34.92%) VPN
2 18 (28.57%) Firewall
2 18 (28.57%) SAN
3 15 (23.81%) Remote Desktop
4 12 (19.05%) LAN
4 12 (19.05%) WAN
5 11 (17.46%) TCP/IP
6 8 (12.70%) ADSL
6 8 (12.70%) MPLS
6 8 (12.70%) VLAN
7 5 (7.94%) DNS
7 5 (7.94%) Internet
7 5 (7.94%) VoIP
8 3 (4.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (11.11%) QlikView
4 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (6.35%) Biml
5 4 (6.35%) Data Mining
5 4 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (6.35%) Power BI
5 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.76%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.35%) JIRA
2 3 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Games
3 4 (6.35%) Legal
3 4 (6.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (38.10%) Analyst
2 12 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (17.46%) Support Analyst
4 10 (15.87%) Service Analyst
4 10 (15.87%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Cisco Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) VMware Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Support Engineer
8 6 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (7.94%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 5 (7.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (6.35%) Active Directory Analyst
10 4 (6.35%) Applications Consultant
10 4 (6.35%) Consultant
10 4 (6.35%) Service Desk Support
10 4 (6.35%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) MDX
2 1 (1.59%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) IVR
2 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.94%) Online Games
2 5 (7.94%) Social Network
2 5 (7.94%) Web 2.0
3 4 (6.35%) Statistics
3 4 (6.35%) Visualisation
4 3 (4.76%) Clustering
5 2 (3.17%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 51 (80.95%) Windows
2 39 (61.90%) Windows Server
3 19 (30.16%) Windows 7
4 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (9.52%) Windows XP
7 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.10%) ITIL
2 13 (20.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (20.63%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 8 (12.70%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (12.70%) Mentoring
4 8 (12.70%) Regulatory Compliance
4 8 (12.70%) Supplier Management
4 8 (12.70%) Time Management
5 5 (7.94%) Data Modelling
5 5 (7.94%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (7.94%) Machine Learning
5 5 (7.94%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (7.94%) Service Management
5 5 (7.94%) Test Planning
5 5 (7.94%) Web Filtering
6 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.35%) ETL
6 4 (6.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.63%) SQL
2 5 (7.94%) Perl
2 5 (7.94%) Python
2 5 (7.94%) R
3 4 (6.35%) C#
3 4 (6.35%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 63 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (34.92%) CCNA
2 22 (34.92%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (28.57%) MCSE
4 17 (26.98%) MCITP
5 11 (17.46%) MCDST
6 10 (15.87%) Degree
7 9 (14.29%) MCP
8 8 (12.70%) CCNP
9 4 (6.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
11 2 (3.17%) CCEA
12 1 (1.59%) CCA
12 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) PCI DSS
2 5 (7.94%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 23 (36.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (20.63%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) SCCM
2 5 (7.94%) WSUS
3 3 (4.76%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (3.17%) DameWare
4 2 (3.17%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 35 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 33 (52.38%) VMware
3 28 (44.44%) Cisco
4 14 (22.22%) HP
5 13 (20.63%) Avaya
6 8 (12.70%) Forcepoint
6 8 (12.70%) Sophos
7 5 (7.94%) Citrix
8 4 (6.35%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (6.35%) Sun
8 4 (6.35%) Tableau
9 2 (3.17%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.59%) Apple
10 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.59%) Dell
10 1 (1.59%) IBM
10 1 (1.59%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.59%) WatchGuard
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