The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 57 48 35
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 1 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.20% 1.26% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.76% 5.38% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Average salary £55,000 £27,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -45.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
MCSA
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
132 93 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 27.05% 23.48% 30.95%
Number of salaries quoted 108 66 49
Average salary £57,500 £40,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.10% -18.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

MCSA
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Maidenhead

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) MCTS
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) MCP
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) SCOM
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) XML

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) IT Support
2 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) MCTS
2 4 (80.00%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Splunk
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) IBM