The first table below looks at the demand for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 55 66 66
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 5 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.01% 0.45% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.58% 1.49% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 3
Average salary £36,500 £21,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.76% -38.57%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Qualifications Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
194 202 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 39.11% 30.24% 37.15%
Number of salaries quoted 172 148 169
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSA
Berkshire

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

MCSA
Salary Trend in Slough

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Slough

MCSA
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) CCNA
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) MCITP
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) MCSE
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) SLA
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Lync
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Legal
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) Lync
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Support Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) CCNA
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) MCITP
2 5 (71.43%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
Slough, Berkshire
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