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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 44 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 0.48% - 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.64% - 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £22,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.79% -1.42%
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
61 82 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 29.47% 31.54% 30.92%
Number of salaries quoted 56 50 61
Average salary £34,500 £43,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.76% +32.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 16 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 28 April 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%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft