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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 27 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 10 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 4.61% - 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.33% - 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 1
Median salary £34,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.35% -2.85%
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
75 61 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 34.56% 32.80% 32.59%
Number of salaries quoted 67 52 29
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,250 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

The demand trend of job ads across the Newport region citing MCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Newport

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 26 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 Newport region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (86.67%) Dell
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) MCSE
2 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 13 (86.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (73.33%) EqualLogic
4 11 (73.33%) Firewall
4 11 (73.33%) Cisco
4 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
5 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (66.67%) Data Centre
6 9 (60.00%) SolarWinds
7 8 (53.33%) Dell Compellent
8 6 (40.00%) IaaS
8 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
10 3 (20.00%) NAS
10 3 (20.00%) SonicWALL
10 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 3 (20.00%) CCNA
10 3 (20.00%) MCP
10 3 (20.00%) SAN
10 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (13.33%) Skype for Business
11 2 (13.33%) FortiGate
11 2 (13.33%) XenMobile

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Newport 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 (13.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (20.00%) NAS
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
3 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
3 2 (13.33%) NetScaler
3 2 (13.33%) Skype
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Data Centre Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Project Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) EqualLogic
2 10 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Email Filtering
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (6.67%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (86.67%) MCSE
2 13 (86.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (20.00%) CCNA
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (20.00%) MCP
4 2 (13.33%) CCA
4 2 (13.33%) CCEA
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (6.67%) A+ Certification
5 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
5 1 (6.67%) MCTS
5 1 (6.67%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (13.33%) XenApp
4 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) FortiGate
1 2 (13.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Dell
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco
3 9 (60.00%) SolarWinds
4 8 (53.33%) Dell Compellent
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) SonicWALL
6 2 (13.33%) Citrix
6 2 (13.33%) HP
6 2 (13.33%) Veeam