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

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 78 - 81
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 6 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.71% - 1.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.39% - 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 9
Median salary £40,750 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%

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
251 269 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.63% 26.09% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 197 208 237
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 1 March 2017.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) MCSE
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco
6 3 (33.33%) CCNA
6 3 (33.33%) VMware
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (22.22%) Analytics
7 2 (22.22%) Big Data
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
7 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
7 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
7 2 (22.22%) Clustering
7 2 (22.22%) CCIE
7 2 (22.22%) CCNP
7 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
7 2 (22.22%) ITIL
7 2 (22.22%) SQL
7 2 (22.22%) Citrix
7 2 (22.22%) SAN
7 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
7 2 (22.22%) Skype
7 2 (22.22%) Converged Infrastructure
7 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
7 2 (22.22%) 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 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
1 2 (22.22%) Skype
1 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Database Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Database Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Architect
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Analytics
1 2 (22.22%) Change Management
1 2 (22.22%) Converged Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) MCSE
3 3 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) CCIE
4 2 (22.22%) CCNP
5 1 (11.11%) CCA
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (11.11%) MCDST
5 1 (11.11%) MCP
5 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (11.11%) UAG
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Forcepoint
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft