The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 54 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.49% - 0.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.30% - 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Average salary £22,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +14.75%
MCSA
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
132 139 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 28.03% 21.86% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 82 116 93
Average salary £36,000 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,250 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

MCSA
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Merseyside

MCSA
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 7 £22,000 -
MCSA
North West

MCSA
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Legal
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 8

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
General
1 7 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (100.00%) Administrator
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Administrator
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 8
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware