The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 70 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 2 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.30% 0.67% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.40% 2.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median salary £31,500 £25,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
MCSA
Oxfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
143 255 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 21.63% 28.36% 30.20%
Number of salaries quoted 126 199 196
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

MCSA
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Oxford

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Oxford

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 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 Oxford region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) 3Com
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Biotechnology

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) IT Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Network Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Server Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Biotechnology
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CCENT
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) 3Com
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Draytek
3 1 (33.33%) NETGEAR
3 1 (33.33%) WatchGuard
3 1 (33.33%) ZyXEL