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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank - 75 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.13% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £21,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +14.75%
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
136 160 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 23.90% 21.11% 31.45%
Number of salaries quoted 118 126 183
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,150 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,600 £51,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) WSUS
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (66.67%) Support Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Solutions Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) WSUS
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe