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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 28 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 1.76% - 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.45% - 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £32,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
55 76 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 32.35% 38.00% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 55 67 12
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 29 July 2016.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Newport

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (91.67%) Dell
2 11 (91.67%) MCSE
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
4 9 (75.00%) EqualLogic
4 9 (75.00%) Cisco
4 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (75.00%) Firewall
5 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (58.33%) SolarWinds
6 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
7 6 (50.00%) Dell Compellent
8 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
8 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (33.33%) IaaS
9 3 (25.00%) NAS
9 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (25.00%) SonicWALL
9 3 (25.00%) SAN
9 3 (25.00%) MCP
9 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 2 (16.67%) CCNA
10 2 (16.67%) HP
10 2 (16.67%) Citrix
10 2 (16.67%) CCA
10 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (16.67%) CCEA

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 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (25.00%) NAS
2 3 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
3 2 (16.67%) Skype
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Project Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (8.33%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) EqualLogic
2 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
1 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Email Filtering
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL
1 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (8.33%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (91.67%) MCSE
2 11 (91.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (25.00%) MCP
4 2 (16.67%) CCA
4 2 (16.67%) CCEA
4 2 (16.67%) CCNA
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (16.67%) XenApp
4 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) FortiGate
1 2 (16.67%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Dell
1 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
3 7 (58.33%) SolarWinds
4 6 (50.00%) Dell Compellent
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) SonicWALL
6 2 (16.67%) Citrix
6 2 (16.67%) HP
6 2 (16.67%) Veeam