The first table below looks at the demand for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 31 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 Norwich region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 0.40% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.38% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Qualifications Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
42 79 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 16.87% 22.97% 25.80%
Number of salaries quoted 39 74 70
Average salary £37,750 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.27% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSA
Norfolk

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

MCSA
Salary Trend in Norwich

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Norwich

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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