The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 83 99 87
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 5 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.59% 0.41% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.05% 1.60% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 3
Median salary £52,500 £26,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+101.92% -30.66%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,750
% change year-on-year
- +6.87%
MCSA
Buckinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
244 313 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 28.77% 25.63% 34.16%
Number of salaries quoted 215 247 283
Median salary £40,000 £37,700 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.10% -5.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

MCSA
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
4 3 (42.86%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) MCSE
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) CCIE
5 2 (28.57%) CCNP
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
5 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
5 2 (28.57%) Big Data
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
5 2 (28.57%) Skype
5 2 (28.57%) Converged Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 10

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) Skype
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Analytics
1 2 (28.57%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) CCIE
4 2 (28.57%) CCNP
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) CCA
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) VMware