The first table below looks at the demand for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Norfolk region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 37 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 4 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 1.35% - 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% - 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £33,750 - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Qualifications Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
52 96 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 17.51% 20.51% 23.29%
Number of salaries quoted 46 91 85
Average salary £37,500 £28,500 £31,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -10.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSA
East of England

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

MCSA
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Norfolk

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Norfolk

MCSA
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich - 4 £33,750 -
MCSA
East of England

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 13 (100.00%) DHCP
1 13 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 13 (100.00%) DNS
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (92.31%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (92.31%) LAN
2 12 (92.31%) WAN
3 9 (69.23%) ITIL
3 9 (69.23%) MCP
3 9 (69.23%) Firewall
3 9 (69.23%) Hyper-V
3 9 (69.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (69.23%) VMware
4 8 (61.54%) Backup Exec
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (61.54%) NAS
4 8 (61.54%) XenApp
4 8 (61.54%) XenDesktop
4 8 (61.54%) Wireless
4 8 (61.54%) SAN
4 8 (61.54%) Websense
4 8 (61.54%) Citrix
4 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (30.77%) Office 365

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (92.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) DHCP
1 13 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 13 (100.00%) DNS
2 12 (92.31%) LAN
2 12 (92.31%) WAN
3 9 (69.23%) Firewall
4 8 (61.54%) NAS
4 8 (61.54%) Wireless
4 8 (61.54%) SAN
5 4 (30.77%) NetScaler
5 4 (30.77%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) Systems Support Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) Support Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) Systems Support
3 4 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Storage Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
2 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (69.23%) MCP
2 9 (69.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (30.77%) NCDA
3 4 (30.77%) NCIE
3 4 (30.77%) CCA
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.69%) MCSE
4 1 (7.69%) CCNP
4 1 (7.69%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) MCTS
4 1 (7.69%) MCITP
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Hyper-V
2 8 (61.54%) XenApp
2 8 (61.54%) XenDesktop
3 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Backup Exec
2 4 (30.77%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Websense
2 8 (61.54%) Citrix
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) Veeam
4 4 (30.77%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) AppSense
4 4 (30.77%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco