The first table below looks at the demand for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 15 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Newport region.

Location
3 months to
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +1.47%
Qualifications Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
55 31 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 34.81% 26.05% 29.80%
Number of salaries quoted 40 26 45
Average salary £32,000 £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.36% -35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £25,710
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,300 £36,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCSA
South Wales

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

MCSA
Salary Trend in Newport

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Newport

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) VCP5
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) SCVMM
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) MCITP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCA
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) DNS

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (100.00%) VCP5
2 4 (80.00%) MCITP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCA
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CCAA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) AppSense