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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 142 164 154
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -10
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 61 44 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.57% 1.00% 1.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.11% 3.19% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 56 42 52
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +49.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,750 £21,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
1193 1379 1331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 30.76% 31.40% 31.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1027 1140 1051
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,200 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Surrey

MCSA
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
Egham - 10 £60,000 -
Staines +13 8 £41,500 -
Guildford 0 8 £27,500 -38.88% 2
Epsom +6 7 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Farnham -5 6 £30,791 -12.02%
Reigate -10 4 £47,500 -5.00%
Leatherhead -1 1 £24,500 -34.66%
Woking -1 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Godalming - 1 £50,000 -
Weybridge - 1 £31,250 -
MCSA
South East

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

1 183 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 176 (96.17%) Windows
3 153 (83.61%) Microsoft
4 127 (69.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 125 (68.31%) Active Directory
6 124 (67.76%) MCSE
7 120 (65.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 111 (60.66%) Windows Server
9 92 (50.27%) MCP
10 89 (48.63%) Firewall
11 88 (48.09%) MCITP
12 85 (46.45%) ITIL
12 85 (46.45%) SQL Server
13 84 (45.90%) MS Exchange
13 84 (45.90%) VMware
14 81 (44.26%) Cisco
15 79 (43.17%) MS Excel
16 78 (42.62%) Hyper-V
17 68 (37.16%) SCCM
18 63 (34.43%) VMware Infrastructure
18 63 (34.43%) Lync
19 58 (31.69%) Exchange Server 2010
19 58 (31.69%) SQL Server 2012
19 58 (31.69%) Linux
19 58 (31.69%) SAN
20 55 (30.05%) Cisco ASA
21 52 (28.42%) DNS
22 51 (27.87%) LAN
22 51 (27.87%) Clustering
23 49 (26.78%) DHCP

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 84 (45.90%) MS Exchange
2 63 (34.43%) Lync
3 58 (31.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 48 (26.23%) IIS
5 13 (7.10%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (6.01%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (5.46%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.55%) SAS
9 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 79 (43.17%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.83%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (12.02%) Office 365
2 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 89 (48.63%) Firewall
2 58 (31.69%) SAN
3 55 (30.05%) Cisco ASA
4 52 (28.42%) DNS
5 51 (27.87%) LAN
6 49 (26.78%) DHCP
7 44 (24.04%) WAN
8 34 (18.58%) VPN
9 31 (16.94%) VLAN
10 25 (13.66%) iSCSI
11 22 (12.02%) Skype
12 11 (6.01%) BGP
12 11 (6.01%) Network Security
13 10 (5.46%) TCP/IP
13 10 (5.46%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (3.83%) IP Telephony
14 7 (3.83%) VPLS
15 6 (3.28%) NetScaler
15 6 (3.28%) SNMP
16 1 (0.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (46.45%) SQL Server
2 58 (31.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 48 (26.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (8.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.64%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Toad
2 1 (0.55%) AdminStudio
General
1 6 (3.28%) Finance
2 5 (2.73%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.64%) Local Government
4 1 (0.55%) Advertising
4 1 (0.55%) Electronics
4 1 (0.55%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 49 (26.78%) Administrator
2 47 (25.68%) Systems Administrator
3 42 (22.95%) Windows Engineer
4 37 (20.22%) Support Engineer
5 28 (15.30%) Consultant
6 24 (13.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 24 (13.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 23 (12.57%) Senior Consultant
7 23 (12.57%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
7 23 (12.57%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 21 (11.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 21 (11.48%) Server Support
8 21 (11.48%) Server Support Engineer
8 21 (11.48%) Windows Support Engineer
9 20 (10.93%) Server Engineer
10 19 (10.38%) Wintel Engineer
11 18 (9.84%) 2nd Line Support
12 17 (9.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 17 (9.29%) Systems Engineer
12 17 (9.29%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.64%) .NET
2 1 (0.55%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.55%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.55%) CSS
2 1 (0.55%) HTML
2 1 (0.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (27.87%) Clustering
2 24 (13.11%) EqualLogic
3 19 (10.38%) Data Centre
4 18 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (8.20%) Blackberry
6 14 (7.65%) AS400
6 14 (7.65%) iPad
6 14 (7.65%) iPhone
7 1 (0.55%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 176 (96.17%) Windows
2 127 (69.40%) Windows Server 2012
3 120 (65.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 111 (60.66%) Windows Server
5 58 (31.69%) Linux
6 45 (24.59%) Windows 7
7 24 (13.11%) Windows 8
8 14 (7.65%) Windows Mobile
9 12 (6.56%) Unix
10 9 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (2.19%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.55%) Android
12 1 (0.55%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (46.45%) ITIL
2 38 (20.77%) Migration
3 35 (19.13%) Network Load Balancing
4 33 (18.03%) Service Management
5 22 (12.02%) Project Management
6 21 (11.48%) Asset Management
7 17 (9.29%) Performance Monitoring
8 16 (8.74%) PRINCE2
9 14 (7.65%) High Availability
10 13 (7.10%) Server Patching
11 11 (6.01%) Presales
11 11 (6.01%) Service Delivery
11 11 (6.01%) Technical Architecture
12 10 (5.46%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (4.92%) Change Control
14 7 (3.83%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (3.83%) ERP
14 7 (3.83%) Incident Management
14 7 (3.83%) ITSM
14 7 (3.83%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 40 (21.86%) SQL
2 8 (4.37%) C
3 3 (1.64%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.09%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.55%) Java
5 1 (0.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 183 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 124 (67.76%) MCSE
3 92 (50.27%) MCP
4 88 (48.09%) MCITP
5 26 (14.21%) CCNA
5 26 (14.21%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (8.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (7.10%) CCDA
8 12 (6.56%) Degree
9 11 (6.01%) VCP5
10 7 (3.83%) A+ Certification
11 6 (3.28%) CCNP
11 6 (3.28%) MCTS
12 3 (1.64%) CCA
12 3 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (1.09%) OCP
13 2 (1.09%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (1.09%) Security Cleared
14 1 (0.55%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 125 (68.31%) Active Directory
2 78 (42.62%) Hyper-V
3 63 (34.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (13.11%) vSphere
5 13 (7.10%) VMware ESX
6 10 (5.46%) XenApp
7 6 (3.28%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.64%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.55%) Firmware
9 1 (0.55%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 68 (37.16%) SCCM
2 45 (24.59%) SCOM
3 44 (24.04%) Backup Exec
4 41 (22.40%) WSUS
5 11 (6.01%) SCOrch
6 3 (1.64%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 153 (83.61%) Microsoft
2 84 (45.90%) VMware
3 81 (44.26%) Cisco
4 46 (25.14%) Symantec
5 33 (18.03%) Citrix
5 33 (18.03%) Dell
6 11 (6.01%) Fortinet
7 7 (3.83%) EMC
7 7 (3.83%) GENBAND
7 7 (3.83%) LANDesk
8 4 (2.19%) Dell Compellent
8 4 (2.19%) F5
8 4 (2.19%) Synology
9 3 (1.64%) AppSense
9 3 (1.64%) Oracle
9 3 (1.64%) Remedy
9 3 (1.64%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.09%) Juniper
11 1 (0.55%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.55%) McAfee
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