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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 0.61% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £20,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +12.50%
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
44 44 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 26.83% 25.14% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 38 39 39
Average salary £34,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,100 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 18 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Panasonic
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MCP

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 (50.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya
1 1 (50.00%) Panasonic