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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank - 58 68
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 0 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne - 1.60% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category - 5.07% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Median salary - £27,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -22.14%
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -5.71%
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
144 138 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 32.36% 31.51% 24.81%
Number of salaries quoted 126 108 123
Median salary £35,300 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £26,500 £22,745
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,050 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) MCSE
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) MCP
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Clustering
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) VoIP
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (25.00%) DBS Check
5 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) IIS
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office
5 2 (25.00%) MCDBA

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 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) VoIP
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) NAS
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (12.50%) DTS
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) IT Manager
2 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Database Optimisation
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) MCP
2 5 (62.50%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) DBS Check
3 2 (25.00%) MCDBA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft