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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 87 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 7 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.59% - 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.60% - 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 7
Average salary £50,250 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 - £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 - £40,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
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
438 305 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 37.02% 31.44% 30.76%
Number of salaries quoted 311 258 264
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £52,409
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 11 (100.00%) MCSE
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) Office 365
3 6 (54.55%) Lync
3 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
3 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) MCITP
5 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 4 (36.36%) MS Office
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) Skype
6 3 (27.27%) VMware
7 2 (18.18%) MCTS
7 2 (18.18%) DMZ
7 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (18.18%) Firewall
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) Law
7 2 (18.18%) VLAN
7 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
7 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
7 2 (18.18%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
7 2 (18.18%) SQL
7 2 (18.18%) ITIL
7 2 (18.18%) HP
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (18.18%) CCNA

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
1 6 (54.55%) Lync
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Skype
2 2 (18.18%) PBX
2 2 (18.18%) PSTN
2 2 (18.18%) VoIP
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) DMZ
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) VLAN
2 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Office 365 Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Specialist
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
1 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
1 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
1 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) MCSE
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) MCITP
4 2 (18.18%) MCTS
4 2 (18.18%) CCNA
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (9.09%) MCP
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certified Architect
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Cognizant
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco