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

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 56 53 49
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 1 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.25% 2.07% 3.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.47% 8.99% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 5
Median salary £19,500 £27,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.09% -42.10%
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%

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
68 89 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 16.87% 23.06% 32.81%
Number of salaries quoted 64 76 110
Median salary £27,000 £27,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% -35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 22 February 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (37.50%) Office 365
5 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) HP
6 2 (25.00%) Dell
6 2 (25.00%) Citrix
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (25.00%) WAN
6 2 (25.00%) CCNA
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) MS Office
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco
6 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (25.00%) MCDST
6 2 (25.00%) WSUS
6 2 (25.00%) Degree
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
7 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
7 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 1 (12.50%) Draytek
7 1 (12.50%) Qualys

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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) PC Support
2 1 (12.50%) Server Support
2 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
1 1 (12.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) MCDST
3 1 (12.50%) MCITP
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) WSUS
2 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) AppSense
4 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg
4 1 (12.50%) Draytek
4 1 (12.50%) Fidessa
4 1 (12.50%) Intel Security
4 1 (12.50%) Qualys
4 1 (12.50%) Reuters
4 1 (12.50%) Sophos
4 1 (12.50%) Tripwire
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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