The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 37 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.02% - 1.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.14% - 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £25,000 - £33,250
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 - £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 - £33,850
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
MCSA
Staffordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28 33 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 14.29% 16.10% 30.94%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 38
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £21,000 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £51,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

MCSA
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

MCSA
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
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