The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank - 43 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool - 1.30% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 5.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%

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

Qualifications Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
130 89 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 28.26% 23.06% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 88 50 79
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

MCSA
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Liverpool

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) CCA
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) VPLS
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) DSL

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) DSL
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) VPLS
2 1 (33.33%) VSAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Network Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support
1 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) HP StoreVirtual
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Email Filtering
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) Presales
1 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) CCA
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC