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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 38 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 0.50% 0.68% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.82% 2.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £20,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+95.12% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
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
55 40 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 27.64% 27.03% 24.53%
Number of salaries quoted 53 36 34
Average salary £34,500 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.47% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Database Mirroring

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification