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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 88 104 108
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 9 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.87% 0.23% 0.085%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.79% 0.73% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Median salary £31,500 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.83% +3.00%
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £34,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
-7.35% -2.15%
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
323 409 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 31.36% 31.41% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 227 289 256
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,027 £53,458
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +14 8 £27,750 -46.11% 1
MCSA
East Midlands

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 18 (100.00%) MCSE
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
3 15 (83.33%) Windows
3 15 (83.33%) Hyper-V
3 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
4 14 (77.78%) Cisco
5 13 (72.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (72.22%) VMware
6 11 (61.11%) SCCM
6 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
7 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (55.56%) Office 365
8 9 (50.00%) Windows 10
8 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
8 9 (50.00%) VoIP
8 9 (50.00%) ITIL
9 7 (38.89%) Citrix
10 6 (33.33%) Games
10 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (33.33%) Skype for Business
10 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
11 5 (27.78%) Private Cloud
11 5 (27.78%) Firewall
11 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
12 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (22.22%) CCA

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 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (55.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) VoIP
2 5 (27.78%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) Support Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) IT Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Support
3 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Field Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) IT Support
5 3 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Server Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Support
7 1 (5.56%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Private Cloud
2 3 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (16.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) FMCG
3 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
1 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
1 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Change Management
2 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 3 (16.67%) High Availability
2 3 (16.67%) ITSM
2 3 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) Analytics
3 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.56%) Presales
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) MCSE
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (22.22%) CCA
2 4 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.56%) MCITP
3 1 (5.56%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 13 (72.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
4 4 (22.22%) vSphere
5 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (61.11%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 14 (77.78%) Cisco
3 13 (72.22%) VMware
4 7 (38.89%) Citrix
5 3 (16.67%) HP
5 3 (16.67%) IBM
6 2 (11.11%) Apple
7 1 (5.56%) Intel
7 1 (5.56%) NetApp
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle
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