The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 65 72 72
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 3 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.52% 0.31% 1.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.88% 1.10% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £35,500 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.44% -4.44%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -7.14%
MCSA
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
160 182 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 27.78% 28.48% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 143 132 112
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,016 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

MCSA
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Suffolk

MCSA
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newmarket -1 3 £35,500 -17.44%
MCSA
East of England

MCSA
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Presales
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Network Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Presales
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco