The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 86 97 103
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 17 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.53% 0.17% 0.079%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.91% 0.56% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 1
Median salary £38,750 £30,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% -10.44%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
MCSA
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
246 356 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 22.20% 30.07% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 169 203 342
Median salary £40,000 £41,674 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.01% +4.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

MCSA
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

MCSA
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Nottingham +12 14 £42,500 +41.66%
Mansfield - 1 £35,000 -
MCSA
East Midlands

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (82.14%) Microsoft
2 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 23 (82.14%) MCSE
3 21 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 18 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (60.71%) ITIL
5 17 (60.71%) VMware
6 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
7 13 (46.43%) Cisco
7 13 (46.43%) MCP
7 13 (46.43%) Office 365
7 13 (46.43%) Windows 10
7 13 (46.43%) Hyper-V
8 12 (42.86%) SCCM
8 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (39.29%) Windows 8
9 11 (39.29%) HP
10 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
10 10 (35.71%) Incident Management
10 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2010
11 9 (32.14%) ITIL V3
11 9 (32.14%) SAN
11 9 (32.14%) MS Exchange
11 9 (32.14%) VMware ESX
11 9 (32.14%) Apple
12 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
12 8 (28.57%) MCITP
13 7 (25.00%) XenApp

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (32.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (46.43%) Office 365
2 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (10.71%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (7.14%) Amazon S3
5 2 (7.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (7.14%) CloudFront
5 2 (7.14%) PaaS
5 2 (7.14%) SaaS
6 1 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) DHCP
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) VoIP
3 1 (3.57%) VPN
3 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Games
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Infrastructure Support
2 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 9 (32.14%) Support Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) IT Support
4 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) IT Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (17.86%) Consultant
5 5 (17.86%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
6 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Replication
2 1 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 21 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 18 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (46.43%) Windows 10
5 11 (39.29%) Windows 8
6 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) ITIL
2 10 (35.71%) Incident Management
3 9 (32.14%) ITIL V3
4 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (7.14%) High Availability
5 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.14%) Service Design
5 2 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.57%) Escalation Management
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 1 (3.57%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (3.57%) Presales
6 1 (3.57%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
1 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (82.14%) MCSE
3 13 (46.43%) MCP
4 8 (28.57%) MCITP
5 7 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (21.43%) CCNA
6 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
7 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
8 3 (10.71%) MCTS
9 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
9 1 (3.57%) CCENT
9 1 (3.57%) CCIP
9 1 (3.57%) CCNP
9 1 (3.57%) CCSP
9 1 (3.57%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 13 (46.43%) Hyper-V
3 9 (32.14%) VMware ESX
4 7 (25.00%) XenApp
5 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (10.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) SCCM
2 4 (14.29%) SCOM
3 2 (7.14%) SCSM
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (3.57%) MIIS
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) Microsoft
2 17 (60.71%) VMware
3 13 (46.43%) Cisco
4 11 (39.29%) HP
5 9 (32.14%) Apple
6 7 (25.00%) Citrix
7 3 (10.71%) Dell
8 2 (7.14%) Veeam
9 1 (3.57%) 3Com
9 1 (3.57%) Draytek
9 1 (3.57%) NetApp
9 1 (3.57%) NETGEAR
9 1 (3.57%) ZyXEL