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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 35 33 43
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 0.61% 0.60% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.70% 2.27% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +32.23%
UK excluding London median salary £33,992 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-2.88% +3.70%
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
37 44 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 22.56% 26.19% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 36 42 52
Median salary £38,000 £30,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 25 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 Stockport region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

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 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware