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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 33 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.17% - 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.38% - 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £32,500 - £23,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
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 Solihull region.

Qualifications Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
64 74 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 23.10% 27.41% 50.81%
Number of salaries quoted 57 45 114
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £29,265 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

MCSA
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Solihull

MCSA
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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%) NetApp
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) MCSE
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (28.57%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA
6 1 (14.29%) Dell
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) CCA
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
6 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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%) Lotus Domino
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DHCP
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Support Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (57.14%) Server Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) MCSE
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
5 1 (14.29%) CCA
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) NetApp
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix