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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank - 39 37
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport - 2.48% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category - 5.21% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £37,500 £19,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +89.87%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
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
51 96 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 28.49% 47.52% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 49 87 46
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £42,500 £40,783
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MCSD
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Controller
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSD
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus