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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Berkshire / Maidenhead
Rank 47 46 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 3 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.94% 2.11% 1.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.24% 7.95% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 6
Median salary £28,500 £55,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.18% +76.00%
UK excluding London median salary £36,700 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.85% +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 Maidenhead region.

Qualifications Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
134 88 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 42.01% 26.51% 32.81%
Number of salaries quoted 88 75 77
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

The demand trend of job ads across the Maidenhead region citing MCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (100.00%) MCITP
1 11 (100.00%) MCTS
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
3 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (54.55%) MS Office
4 6 (54.55%) MCP
4 6 (54.55%) MCSE
4 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (45.45%) Time Management
5 5 (45.45%) Server Virtualisation
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
5 5 (45.45%) Finance
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (45.45%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (45.45%) Clustering
6 3 (27.27%) Fat Client
6 3 (27.27%) VMware
6 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
6 3 (27.27%) Thin Client
6 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Support Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Support Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) DBA
2 5 (45.45%) SQL DBA
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server DBA
3 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Applications Support
3 3 (27.27%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Applications Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) IT Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) IT Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) IT Support
3 3 (27.27%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Production DBA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (45.45%) Clustering
2 3 (27.27%) Fat Client
2 3 (27.27%) Thin Client
3 2 (18.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (45.45%) Risk Analysis
1 5 (45.45%) Server Virtualisation
1 5 (45.45%) Time Management
2 2 (18.18%) Database Security
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) Line Management
2 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) MCITP
1 11 (100.00%) MCTS
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (54.55%) MCP
2 6 (54.55%) MCSE
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft