The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 40 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 0.53% 0.46% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.78% 1.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £26,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
MCSA
Manchester

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

Qualifications Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
36 70 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 18.95% 32.41% 23.93%
Number of salaries quoted 35 66 36
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,700 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

MCSA
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Stockport

MCSA
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Stockport region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) VPN

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) HP