The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 24 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 7 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 3.61% - 2.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.95% - 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 3
Average salary £34,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.20% +4.61%
MCSA
South Wales

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

Qualifications Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
88 59 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 45.36% 31.38% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 83 57 37
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,240 £35,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Newport region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Newport

MCSA
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds
2 4 (57.14%) EqualLogic
2 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Dell
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) MCSE
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) SLA
3 3 (42.86%) A+ Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Server+ Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) MCTS
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) IaaS
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Dell Compellent

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Junior
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (57.14%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) MCSE
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (42.86%) A+ Certification
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) MCTS
3 3 (42.86%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Dell
1 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Dell Compellent