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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 80 94 89
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 8 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.95% 1.45% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.11% 4.95% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 3
Median salary £41,500 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.33% -33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
257 444 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.41% 29.25% 33.63%
Number of salaries quoted 213 323 318
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 1 July 2016.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

MCSA
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MS Office
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) MCP
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) MCSE
2 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 8
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 10
2 7 (77.78%) Retail
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (77.78%) MCTS
2 7 (77.78%) MCITP
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) SLA
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared

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 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (100.00%) MS Office
2 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (77.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 7 (77.78%) 3rd Line Support
1 7 (77.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Infrastructure Support
1 7 (77.78%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 10
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 8
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (77.78%) MCITP
2 7 (77.78%) MCP
2 7 (77.78%) MCSE
2 7 (77.78%) MCTS
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) VMware