The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank - - 77
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire - - 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
MCSA
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
289 248 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 29.92% 23.85% 26.66%
Number of salaries quoted 273 221 170
Average salary £42,500 £39,875 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.58% -6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

MCSA
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

MCSA Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) MCP
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (20.00%) Local Government
5 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (20.00%) IIS
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) CCNA

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix