The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 96 115 116
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +1
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 9 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.69% 0.59% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.43% 1.88% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 3
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,750
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.87%

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

Qualifications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
371 479 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.28% 31.55% 24.68%
Number of salaries quoted 328 382 287
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

MCSA
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

MCSA
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Banbury +12 3 £29,000 -22.66%
Oxford - 3 £50,000 -
MCSA
South East

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) Office 365
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) MCSE
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
6 4 (33.33%) ITIL
6 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 3 (25.00%) DHCP
7 3 (25.00%) DNS
7 3 (25.00%) CCNA
7 3 (25.00%) HP
7 3 (25.00%) SAN
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (25.00%) Migration
7 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (25.00%) Public Cloud
7 3 (25.00%) Skype
7 3 (25.00%) VMware
8 2 (16.67%) Automotive
8 2 (16.67%) JNCIA
8 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
8 2 (16.67%) Windows
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco
8 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
9 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
9 1 (8.33%) MCP

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Office 365
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
1 3 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Office 365 Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Support
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Network Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Network Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (58.33%) MCSE
3 3 (25.00%) CCNA
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (16.67%) JNCIA
5 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
5 1 (8.33%) CCENT
5 1 (8.33%) MCP
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) 3Com
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) Draytek
4 1 (8.33%) NETGEAR
4 1 (8.33%) WatchGuard
4 1 (8.33%) ZyXEL
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