The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 46 70 60
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -10
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 5 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.25% 0.55% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.10% 2.68% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 4
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +60.00%
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%

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

Qualifications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
82 112 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 20.50% 20.59% 26.53%
Number of salaries quoted 72 101 127
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,770 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region citing MCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

MCSA
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Northampton

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Northampton

MCSA
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Northampton region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Service Design
2 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Skype
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SCOM
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Service Design
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy