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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 131 113 205
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +92
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 51 106 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.48% 2.43% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.50% 7.04% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 46 92 19
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,522 £27,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
1134 1505 1648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 32.90% 34.57% 33.18%
Number of salaries quoted 924 1321 1436
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,043 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Farnham - 14 £31,646 -
Guildford +19 9 £35,000 +16.66%
Reigate +9 5 £26,044 -52.64%
Redhill +5 3 £55,000 +57.14%
Epsom +2 3 £18,750 -50.00%
Woking 0 3 £28,043 -5.73% 1
Staines +19 2 £46,500 +52.45%
Godalming - 2 £41,000 -
Chertsey - 1 £32,500 -
MCSA
South East

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 78 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (79.49%) Microsoft
2 62 (79.49%) Windows
3 61 (78.21%) MCSE
4 53 (67.95%) Windows Server
5 43 (55.13%) Active Directory
6 38 (48.72%) ITIL
7 35 (44.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (41.03%) MS Exchange
9 30 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 28 (35.90%) MS Excel
10 28 (35.90%) VMware
11 26 (33.33%) MCP
12 22 (28.21%) Hyper-V
13 21 (26.92%) Firewall
14 20 (25.64%) MCITP
14 20 (25.64%) HP
15 19 (24.36%) SCCM
16 18 (23.08%) Degree
16 18 (23.08%) Data Centre
17 17 (21.79%) Windows 7
18 16 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
18 16 (20.51%) CCNA
18 16 (20.51%) Continuous Improvement
19 15 (19.23%) Cisco
20 14 (17.95%) DHCP
20 14 (17.95%) DNS
20 14 (17.95%) MS Office
21 12 (15.38%) Internet
21 12 (15.38%) WSUS

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 32 (41.03%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.10%) Skype for Business
3 8 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.85%) IIS
7 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 28 (35.90%) MS Excel
2 14 (17.95%) MS Office
3 3 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.10%) Office 365
2 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (26.92%) Firewall
2 14 (17.95%) DHCP
2 14 (17.95%) DNS
3 12 (15.38%) Internet
4 11 (14.10%) LAN
5 10 (12.82%) TCP/IP
6 7 (8.97%) VLAN
6 7 (8.97%) WAN
7 6 (7.69%) SAN
8 5 (6.41%) Wireless
9 4 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (5.13%) FWSM
9 4 (5.13%) Intranet
9 4 (5.13%) IP Telephony
10 3 (3.85%) Network Security
10 3 (3.85%) WLAN
11 2 (2.56%) VoIP
12 1 (1.28%) BGP
12 1 (1.28%) PBX
12 1 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (11.54%) Local Government
2 6 (7.69%) Finance
3 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.56%) Legal
4 2 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (29.49%) Support Engineer
2 17 (21.79%) Analyst
3 11 (14.10%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (11.54%) Windows Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Network Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Operations Analyst
5 7 (8.97%) Server Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) Developer
6 6 (7.69%) IT Support
6 6 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 6 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) 1st Line Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Help Desk Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) ODBC
2 3 (3.85%) .NET
3 1 (1.28%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 10 (12.82%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.97%) CESG
4 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.13%) AS400
5 4 (5.13%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.13%) Cybercrime
5 4 (5.13%) iPad
5 4 (5.13%) iPhone
5 4 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (3.85%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.85%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 62 (79.49%) Windows
2 53 (67.95%) Windows Server
3 35 (44.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (21.79%) Windows 7
6 11 (14.10%) Windows 8
7 9 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.13%) Mac OS X
8 4 (5.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (48.72%) ITIL
2 16 (20.51%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (14.10%) Problem Management
4 10 (12.82%) Service Management
5 8 (10.26%) ITIL V3
5 8 (10.26%) PRINCE2
6 7 (8.97%) Change Control
6 7 (8.97%) Functional Testing
6 7 (8.97%) Performance Testing
6 7 (8.97%) Test Strategy
6 7 (8.97%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (7.69%) Software Deployment
8 5 (6.41%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (6.41%) Incident Management
8 5 (6.41%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.41%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.41%) Time Management
9 4 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (3.85%) Data Centre Operations
10 3 (3.85%) Power Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.13%) C
1 4 (5.13%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.85%) SQL
3 1 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 78 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (78.21%) MCSE
3 26 (33.33%) MCP
4 20 (25.64%) MCITP
5 18 (23.08%) Degree
6 16 (20.51%) CCNA
6 16 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (14.10%) SC Cleared
7 11 (14.10%) Security Cleared
8 8 (10.26%) MCTS
8 8 (10.26%) MOS
8 8 (10.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (5.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (5.13%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (3.85%) CCENT
11 2 (2.56%) A+ Certification
12 1 (1.28%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (55.13%) Active Directory
2 22 (28.21%) Hyper-V
3 11 (14.10%) Virtual Desktop
4 10 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (8.97%) vSphere
6 7 (8.97%) XenApp
7 4 (5.13%) Firmware
8 2 (2.56%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 19 (24.36%) SCCM
2 12 (15.38%) WSUS
3 8 (10.26%) SCVMM
4 7 (8.97%) Backup Exec
4 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 7 (8.97%) SCSM
4 7 (8.97%) vMotion
5 6 (7.69%) SCOM
6 5 (6.41%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (6.41%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.28%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 62 (79.49%) Microsoft
2 28 (35.90%) VMware
3 20 (25.64%) HP
4 15 (19.23%) Cisco
5 11 (14.10%) Citrix
6 6 (7.69%) Apple
6 6 (7.69%) Canon
7 5 (6.41%) Intel Security
8 4 (5.13%) Avaya
8 4 (5.13%) CheckPoint
8 4 (5.13%) Extreme Networks
8 4 (5.13%) F5
8 4 (5.13%) Juniper
8 4 (5.13%) Palo Alto
8 4 (5.13%) Polycom
8 4 (5.13%) SolarWinds
8 4 (5.13%) Sybase
8 4 (5.13%) Wyse
9 2 (2.56%) LANDesk
9 2 (2.56%) Sophos
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Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
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