The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank - - 35
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire - - 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +14.75%
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 Lincolnshire region.

Qualifications Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
22 20 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 16.06% 18.35% 27.69%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 33
Average salary £22,000 £27,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,617 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the Lincolnshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

MCSA
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Local Government
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) VMware