The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 57 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 10 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.88% 1.72% -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.78% 6.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 0
Median salary £19,000 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
MCSA
Tyne and Wear

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

Qualifications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
173 102 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 32.52% 25.06% 23.99%
Number of salaries quoted 154 78 96
Median salary £35,600 £30,351 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.29% -14.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,600 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

MCSA
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) CCNA
3 9 (60.00%) MCP
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (46.67%) VMware
5 6 (40.00%) A+ Certification
5 6 (40.00%) Cisco
5 6 (40.00%) CCENT
6 5 (33.33%) ZyXEL
6 5 (33.33%) Draytek
6 5 (33.33%) NETGEAR
6 5 (33.33%) HP
6 5 (33.33%) Windows
6 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 5 (33.33%) 3Com
7 4 (26.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (26.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (26.67%) SCCM
7 4 (26.67%) Altiris
8 3 (20.00%) VoIP
9 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
9 2 (13.33%) MCSE
9 2 (13.33%) Clustering
9 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
9 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (6.67%) NAS
10 1 (6.67%) vSphere
10 1 (6.67%) SaaS

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) NAS
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) DTS
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Network Technician
1 4 (26.67%) Server Technician
1 4 (26.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Field Service Technician
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (6.67%) Change Management
1 1 (6.67%) Database Optimisation
1 1 (6.67%) ERP
1 1 (6.67%) High Availability
1 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (60.00%) CCNA
2 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (60.00%) MCP
3 6 (40.00%) A+ Certification
3 6 (40.00%) CCENT
4 2 (13.33%) MCSE
5 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
5 1 (6.67%) MCDBA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
1 4 (26.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 5 (33.33%) 3Com
4 5 (33.33%) Draytek
4 5 (33.33%) HP
4 5 (33.33%) NETGEAR
4 5 (33.33%) ZyXEL
5 4 (26.67%) Altiris