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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 182 180 179
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 28 32 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.71% 0.72% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.10% 2.56% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 18 31 40
Median salary £30,396 £36,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.72% +14.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,000 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £33,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
MCSA
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1335 1252 1693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 33.65% 28.32% 32.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1062 1073 1484
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region citing MCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

MCSA
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Surrey

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Surrey

MCSA
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +3 7 - -
Farnham - 6 £30,791 -
Redhill - 4 £50,000 -
Leatherhead +18 1 £55,000 +124.48%
Woking -4 1 £26,500 -1.85% 2
Thames Ditton - 1 £22,000 -
MCSA
South East

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Surrey region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 84 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 74 (88.10%) Windows
3 68 (80.95%) Microsoft
4 53 (63.10%) Active Directory
4 53 (63.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 53 (63.10%) Windows Server
5 51 (60.71%) ITIL
5 51 (60.71%) Firewall
6 47 (55.95%) MCSE
6 47 (55.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 44 (52.38%) VMware
8 36 (42.86%) CCNA
8 36 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
8 36 (42.86%) Skype for Business
9 34 (40.48%) MS Excel
9 34 (40.48%) MS Exchange
10 33 (39.29%) MCITP
11 31 (36.90%) SQL Server
12 30 (35.71%) Cisco
13 27 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
13 27 (32.14%) Hyper-V
14 26 (30.95%) SCCM
14 26 (30.95%) LAN
15 25 (29.76%) WAN
15 25 (29.76%) VLAN
16 23 (27.38%) Citrix
17 22 (26.19%) WSUS
18 21 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
19 20 (23.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 19 (22.62%) vSphere

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 36 (42.86%) Skype for Business
2 34 (40.48%) MS Exchange
3 15 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (13.10%) IIS
5 10 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (7.14%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (40.48%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.38%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.24%) Office 365
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 51 (60.71%) Firewall
2 26 (30.95%) LAN
3 25 (29.76%) VLAN
3 25 (29.76%) WAN
4 21 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (22.62%) SAN
6 16 (19.05%) DHCP
6 16 (19.05%) DNS
7 15 (17.86%) VPN
8 10 (11.90%) Network Security
9 9 (10.71%) BGP
10 8 (9.52%) FWSM
10 8 (9.52%) iSCSI
11 7 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (7.14%) IP Telephony
13 5 (5.95%) TCP/IP
14 4 (4.76%) Internet
14 4 (4.76%) VPLS
15 2 (2.38%) Intranet
15 2 (2.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (36.90%) SQL Server
2 18 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.19%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.33%) Finance
3 4 (4.76%) Local Government
4 2 (2.38%) Legal
4 2 (2.38%) Marketing
5 1 (1.19%) Advertising
5 1 (1.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (15.48%) Analyst
3 12 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 10 (11.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (11.90%) Service Analyst
4 10 (11.90%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (10.71%) Administrator
5 9 (10.71%) Help Desk Analyst
5 9 (10.71%) Network Engineer
5 9 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (10.71%) Windows Engineer
6 8 (9.52%) Consultant
6 8 (9.52%) Help Desk Engineer
6 8 (9.52%) Network Analyst
6 8 (9.52%) Network Operations Analyst
6 8 (9.52%) Network Operations Engineer
6 8 (9.52%) NOC Engineer
6 8 (9.52%) Operations Analyst
6 8 (9.52%) Server Engineer
6 8 (9.52%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.76%) .NET
2 2 (2.38%) ODBC
3 1 (1.19%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.19%) COM
3 1 (1.19%) CSS
3 1 (1.19%) HTML
3 1 (1.19%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.48%) Data Centre
2 11 (13.10%) CESG
3 10 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (11.90%) Clustering
4 7 (8.33%) EqualLogic
5 5 (5.95%) Cybercrime
6 2 (2.38%) AS400
6 2 (2.38%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.38%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.38%) iPad
6 2 (2.38%) iPhone
6 2 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.19%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 74 (88.10%) Windows
2 53 (63.10%) Windows Server
2 53 (63.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 47 (55.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 11 (13.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (8.33%) Linux
7 6 (7.14%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.38%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.19%) Android
9 1 (1.19%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (60.71%) ITIL
2 19 (22.62%) Continuous Improvement
3 15 (17.86%) Change Control
4 14 (16.67%) Service Management
5 12 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 11 (13.10%) Functional Testing
6 11 (13.10%) Performance Testing
6 11 (13.10%) Test Strategy
6 11 (13.10%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (11.90%) ITIL V3
7 10 (11.90%) Network Monitoring
7 10 (11.90%) Service Delivery
8 9 (10.71%) Presales
9 8 (9.52%) Problem Management
10 7 (8.33%) ERP
10 7 (8.33%) Migration
10 7 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
10 7 (8.33%) Software Deployment
11 6 (7.14%) Incident Management
12 5 (5.95%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.90%) C
2 9 (10.71%) SQL
3 1 (1.19%) Java
3 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 84 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (55.95%) MCSE
3 36 (42.86%) CCNA
3 36 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (39.29%) MCITP
5 20 (23.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 17 (20.24%) MCP
7 14 (16.67%) Degree
8 12 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 12 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 10 (11.90%) MOS
10 9 (10.71%) CCDA
10 9 (10.71%) VCP5
11 8 (9.52%) MCTS
11 8 (9.52%) Network+ Certification
12 7 (8.33%) A+ Certification
13 2 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (1.19%) CCNP
14 1 (1.19%) MCDST
14 1 (1.19%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.10%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (63.10%) Active Directory
2 27 (32.14%) Hyper-V
2 27 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (22.62%) vSphere
4 18 (21.43%) XenApp
5 11 (13.10%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (9.52%) Firmware
7 2 (2.38%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.38%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.19%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 26 (30.95%) SCCM
2 22 (26.19%) WSUS
3 14 (16.67%) Backup Exec
4 11 (13.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 11 (13.10%) vMotion
5 9 (10.71%) SCOrch
6 7 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
6 7 (8.33%) NetBackup
6 7 (8.33%) SCOM
7 1 (1.19%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 68 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 44 (52.38%) VMware
3 30 (35.71%) Cisco
4 23 (27.38%) Citrix
5 18 (21.43%) HP
6 11 (13.10%) Dell
7 9 (10.71%) Fortinet
7 9 (10.71%) Juniper
8 8 (9.52%) CheckPoint
8 8 (9.52%) Extreme Networks
8 8 (9.52%) F5
8 8 (9.52%) Palo Alto
8 8 (9.52%) SolarWinds
8 8 (9.52%) Symantec
9 7 (8.33%) Intel Security
10 4 (4.76%) Dell Compellent
10 4 (4.76%) Synology
11 3 (3.57%) Apple
11 3 (3.57%) LANDesk
12 2 (2.38%) Remedy
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