The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 69 66 83
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.34% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.17% 0.76% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £41,250 - £21,500
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -5.71%
MCSA
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
171 131 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 28.93% 23.73% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 148 110 125
Median salary £38,000 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,600 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

MCSA
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Somerset

MCSA
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bath - 2 £41,250 - 2
MCSA
South West

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCP
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Skype
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Aerohive Networks
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) EqualLogic
3 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Apple
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) Skype
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) OLAP
2 1 (20.00%) OLTP
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) tSQLt
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) IT Support
1 3 (60.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Development DBA
2 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Development DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Aerohive Networks
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Meraki
3 1 (20.00%) RedGate
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Good Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £36000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago