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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 43 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 15 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.90% 2.07% -
As % of the Qualifications category 15.46% 8.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 0
Average salary £32,500 £48,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
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
97 90 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 25.19% 23.32% 49.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83 70 157
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 January 2015, 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 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (88.00%) Windows
3 19 (76.00%) MCSE
4 18 (72.00%) VMware
5 16 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (64.00%) SharePoint
6 15 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (60.00%) CCNA
6 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
6 15 (60.00%) Hyper-V
7 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (52.00%) ITIL
8 12 (48.00%) SQL
8 12 (48.00%) SMTP
8 12 (48.00%) DNS
8 12 (48.00%) CCNP
8 12 (48.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 10 (40.00%) Cisco
10 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
11 7 (28.00%) MS Office
12 6 (24.00%) MCP
13 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
13 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
14 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
14 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
14 4 (16.00%) Firewall
14 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (12.00%) Finance
15 3 (12.00%) Apple
15 3 (12.00%) MCDST

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 16 (64.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Office
2 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) SMTP
1 12 (48.00%) DNS
2 4 (16.00%) Firewall
3 3 (12.00%) VoIP
3 3 (12.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) SAN
4 1 (4.00%) WAN
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Support Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) IT Support
2 3 (12.00%) Technical Support Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (76.00%) MCSE
3 15 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (60.00%) CCNA
4 12 (48.00%) CCNP
5 6 (24.00%) MCP
6 3 (12.00%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (60.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (12.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) VMware
2 10 (40.00%) Cisco
3 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (12.00%) Apple
5 3 (12.00%) Juniper
5 3 (12.00%) Symantec
5 3 (12.00%) Sophos
6 1 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) Dell
Newbury
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago