The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 65 78 93
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +15
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 5 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.70% 0.14% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.07% 0.61% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Median salary £20,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
MCSA
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
163 163 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.89% 22.80% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 119 103 199
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £28,666
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

MCSA
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Leicestershire

MCSA
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +11 5 £20,000 -44.44%
MCSA
East Midlands

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (88.89%) MS Office
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) DHCP
3 6 (66.67%) DNS
4 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (44.44%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
5 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
5 4 (44.44%) Broadband
5 4 (44.44%) LAN
5 4 (44.44%) VoIP
5 4 (44.44%) WAN
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) MCP
5 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
5 4 (44.44%) Internet
6 3 (33.33%) MCAD
6 3 (33.33%) C#
6 3 (33.33%) C++
6 3 (33.33%) Delphi
6 3 (33.33%) Java
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 3 (33.33%) .NET
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Office
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DHCP
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) Broadband
2 4 (44.44%) Internet
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (44.44%) VoIP
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 3 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Junior
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Junior Software Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior IT Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Field Hardware Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) SDLC
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
1 3 (33.33%) C++
1 3 (33.33%) Delphi
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) Pascal
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
1 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) MCP
3 3 (33.33%) MCAD
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) VMware