The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough 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 - 41 50
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough - 0.66% 0.84%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.94% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £21,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.81%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
MCSA
Cambridgeshire

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

Qualifications Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
70 68 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 20.47% 22.52% 30.62%
Number of salaries quoted 53 65 91
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £21,500 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £70,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

MCSA
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Peterborough

MCSA
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware