The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 73 56 56
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 1 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.15% 2.05% 1.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.67% 5.60% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 6
Average salary £21,500 £28,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.21% -5.08%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.98%
Qualifications Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
150 250 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 22.22% 36.55% 24.21%
Number of salaries quoted 119 230 111
Average salary £32,853 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.13% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,060 £25,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCSA
South West

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bath -4 1 £21,500 -33.84% 1
MCSA
South West

MCSA
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) ACSP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) CWNA
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Specialist
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) ACSP
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) CWNA
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
Bath, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago