The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 59 76 70
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 7 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.14% 0.56% 0.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.60% 2.60% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 7
Median salary £45,000 £40,750 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% +7.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,450 £40,000
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 Northamptonshire region.

Qualifications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
125 154 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 20.33% 21.45% 23.51%
Number of salaries quoted 104 129 162
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

MCSA
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

MCSA
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +17 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Kettering -2 1 - -
MCSA
East Midlands

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Service Design
3 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) SCCM
4 4 (57.14%) MCP
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) Project Management
4 4 (57.14%) Skype for Business
4 4 (57.14%) Office 365
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) Skype
5 3 (42.86%) MCSE
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
7 1 (14.29%) Dell
7 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (14.29%) Remedy
7 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 1 (14.29%) CCNP
7 1 (14.29%) CCNA
7 1 (14.29%) SCOM
7 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (57.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Database Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Service Design
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) MCP
3 3 (42.86%) MCSE
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) CCNP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Dell
2 1 (14.29%) Remedy
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