The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.45% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 13.46% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £23,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +11.11%
MCSA
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
52 23 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 25.62% 20.00% 25.76%
Number of salaries quoted 45 17 26
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

MCSA
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Shropshire

MCSA
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford - 5 £27,500 - 2
MCSA
West Midlands

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) VPN
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
3 10 (83.33%) MCSE
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 10 (83.33%) VMware
4 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (75.00%) SAN
4 9 (75.00%) DNS
4 9 (75.00%) DHCP
4 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (75.00%) Citrix
4 9 (75.00%) NAS
4 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
5 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (50.00%) CCA
6 6 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (41.67%) MCITP
8 3 (25.00%) ITIL
8 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
9 2 (16.67%) MCDST
9 2 (16.67%) VLAN

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
1 11 (91.67%) VPN
2 9 (75.00%) SAN
2 9 (75.00%) DNS
2 9 (75.00%) DHCP
2 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (75.00%) NAS
3 2 (16.67%) VLAN
3 2 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (16.67%) VoIP
3 2 (16.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Administrator
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) COM
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (83.33%) MCSE
3 6 (50.00%) CCA
3 6 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (41.67%) MCITP
5 2 (16.67%) MCDST
5 2 (16.67%) CCENT
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Shift All Bonus Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Telford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago