The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 31 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.16% 0.52% -
As % of the Qualifications category 11.36% 2.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £28,750 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.76%
MCSA
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
88 83 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 27.85% 21.73% 41.71%
Number of salaries quoted 62 56 127
Average salary £32,500 £49,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.67% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

MCSA
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Newbury

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) SharePoint
3 7 (63.64%) Cisco
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL
4 6 (54.55%) MCSE
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) SMTP
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) CCNP
5 5 (45.45%) CCNA
6 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
6 4 (36.36%) Internet
7 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
7 3 (27.27%) MS Office
7 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (18.18%) Firewall
8 2 (18.18%) MS Excel

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 8 (72.73%) SharePoint
2 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) SMTP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) Internet
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) SNMP
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (54.55%) MCSE
3 5 (45.45%) CCNP
3 5 (45.45%) CCNA
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (9.09%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) Dell
6 1 (9.09%) WatchGuard
Newbury
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago