The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 55 82 79
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -3
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 16 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.51% 0.33% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.88% 1.63% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 7
Median salary £26,000 £24,150 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.66% -51.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £24,150 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £24,430 £58,400
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +1.44%
MCSA
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
147 184 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 23.04% 20.24% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 119 154 216
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £63,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

MCSA
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

MCSA Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

MCSA
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

MCSA Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

MCSA
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Sheffield +29 14 £26,000 +7.66% 1
Doncaster - 2 £45,000 -
MCSA
Yorkshire

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (94.44%) Windows
3 16 (88.89%) Windows Server
4 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (72.22%) MCSE
7 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
7 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
8 5 (27.78%) SLA
8 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
8 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
8 5 (27.78%) ITIL
8 5 (27.78%) VMware
9 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (22.22%) SQL
9 4 (22.22%) MS Office
10 3 (16.67%) DHCP
10 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 3 (16.67%) DNS
10 3 (16.67%) Cisco
10 3 (16.67%) CCNA
10 3 (16.67%) HP
10 3 (16.67%) Citrix
10 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (16.67%) CommVault
10 3 (16.67%) Degree
10 3 (16.67%) Office 365
10 3 (16.67%) Veeam
10 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
10 3 (16.67%) Data Centre

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (11.11%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DHCP
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) WAN
2 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) MPLS
3 1 (5.56%) PABX
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
General
1 2 (11.11%) German Language
2 1 (5.56%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) IT Support
2 3 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Server Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.56%) PlayStation
3 1 (5.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) Linux
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.11%) High Availability
3 2 (11.11%) Release Management
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (72.22%) MCSE
3 3 (16.67%) CCNA
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (11.11%) NCDA
4 2 (11.11%) NCIE
4 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.56%) MCITP
5 1 (5.56%) MCP
5 1 (5.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
2 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.11%) MetaFrame
3 2 (11.11%) vSphere
3 2 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix
3 3 (16.67%) CommVault
3 3 (16.67%) HP
3 3 (16.67%) Veeam
4 2 (11.11%) Altiris
4 2 (11.11%) EMC
4 2 (11.11%) Forcepoint
4 2 (11.11%) IBM
4 2 (11.11%) NetApp
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
4 2 (11.11%) Sophos
Sheffield, Yorkshire
IT Alliance Ltd
Salary: £26k + 15% as shifts allowance
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