The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 85 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 5 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.56% 0.43% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.99% 1.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Median salary £24,000 £51,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-53.39% -
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
MCSA
Nottinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
251 433 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 28.17% 37.23% 31.51%
Number of salaries quoted 175 309 244
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,454 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

MCSA
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Nottingham

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) MCSE
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (92.31%) Hyper-V
2 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) VoIP
3 9 (69.23%) ITIL
3 9 (69.23%) SCCM
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (69.23%) Office 365
3 9 (69.23%) Windows 10
4 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (46.15%) Games
4 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
4 6 (46.15%) Citrix
5 5 (38.46%) Firewall
5 5 (38.46%) Private Cloud
5 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
6 4 (30.77%) Skype for Business
7 3 (23.08%) Service Management
7 3 (23.08%) Change Management
7 3 (23.08%) CCA

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 4 (30.77%) Skype for Business
3 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (69.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) VoIP
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) Skype
General
1 6 (46.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Support
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) IT Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Field Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Server Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Server Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Private Cloud
2 3 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (23.08%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (69.23%) Windows 10
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
2 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
2 3 (23.08%) High Availability
2 3 (23.08%) ITSM
2 3 (23.08%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) MCSE
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCA
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Hyper-V
1 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) vSphere
3 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
1 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) IBM