The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 184 203 197
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 23 12 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.46% 0.23% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.39% 0.69% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 18
Average salary £39,250 £41,875 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.26% -1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Qualifications Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1657 1745 2142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 32.98% 34.04% 37.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1449 1429 1825
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSA
South East

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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
Reigate - 4 £50,000 - 1
Leatherhead - 3 £23,000 -
Chertsey -19 2 - -
Thames Ditton - 1 £29,000 -
MCSA
South East

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 77 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (79.22%) MCSE
3 49 (63.64%) Windows
4 44 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 38 (49.35%) SQL Server
6 35 (45.45%) MS Excel
7 29 (37.66%) SQL
8 27 (35.06%) Active Directory
9 26 (33.77%) ITIL
10 24 (31.17%) SAN
10 24 (31.17%) Firewall
10 24 (31.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (28.57%) VMware
12 21 (27.27%) MCITP
13 20 (25.97%) Cisco Certification
13 20 (25.97%) CCNA
13 20 (25.97%) MS Exchange
13 20 (25.97%) MCP
14 19 (24.68%) Security Cleared
15 18 (23.38%) Windows Server 2012
16 17 (22.08%) Hyper-V
16 17 (22.08%) T-SQL
16 17 (22.08%) HP
17 16 (20.78%) Cisco
17 16 (20.78%) Oracle
18 15 (19.48%) SLA
18 15 (19.48%) Lync
19 14 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
19 14 (18.18%) MCTS
19 14 (18.18%) Linux

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 20 (25.97%) MS Exchange
2 15 (19.48%) Lync
3 10 (12.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (12.99%) SharePoint
4 6 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (5.19%) Moodle
7 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.60%) IIS
8 2 (2.60%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 35 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.30%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (31.17%) SAN
1 24 (31.17%) Firewall
2 13 (16.88%) VPN
3 11 (14.29%) DNS
3 11 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (10.39%) FWSM
4 8 (10.39%) TCP/IP
4 8 (10.39%) LAN
4 8 (10.39%) WAN
5 7 (9.09%) NAS
6 5 (6.49%) Internet
6 5 (6.49%) iSCSI
7 4 (5.19%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (5.19%) ADSL
7 4 (5.19%) Ethernet
8 3 (3.90%) SSL
8 3 (3.90%) Broadband
8 3 (3.90%) VoIP
9 2 (2.60%) IP Telephony
9 2 (2.60%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (49.35%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (16.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (15.58%) Oracle Database
5 11 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.30%) Ingres
General
1 8 (10.39%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (29.87%) Analyst
2 21 (27.27%) DBA
2 21 (27.27%) SQL DBA
3 20 (25.97%) SQL Server DBA
4 14 (18.18%) Administrator
5 13 (16.88%) Server Administrator
6 12 (15.58%) Service Desk Analyst
6 12 (15.58%) Service Analyst
7 6 (7.79%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) Support Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Consultant
9 4 (5.19%) Service Desk Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Technical Architect
9 4 (5.19%) Architect
9 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (3.90%) Technical Support Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (3.90%) Technical Support
10 3 (3.90%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) COM
1 1 (1.30%) ODBC
1 1 (1.30%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Clustering
2 8 (10.39%) Firmware
3 7 (9.09%) LIMS
4 4 (5.19%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.30%) AS400
6 1 (1.30%) Statistics
6 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.30%) iPhone
6 1 (1.30%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 49 (63.64%) Windows
2 24 (31.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (23.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (18.18%) Linux
5 8 (10.39%) Windows 7
5 8 (10.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.49%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.19%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.90%) UNIX
9 2 (2.60%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.60%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.30%) AIX
10 1 (1.30%) Solaris
10 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.30%) CentOS
10 1 (1.30%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (33.77%) ITIL
2 8 (10.39%) High Availability
3 7 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 7 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 6 (7.79%) Load Balancing
5 5 (6.49%) E-Commerce
5 5 (6.49%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (6.49%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (6.49%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (5.19%) Supplier Management
6 4 (5.19%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.19%) Migration
7 3 (3.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.90%) Project Management
7 3 (3.90%) Performance Testing
7 3 (3.90%) Information Management
7 3 (3.90%) Test Strategy
8 2 (2.60%) Change Control
8 2 (2.60%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (37.66%) SQL
2 17 (22.08%) T-SQL
3 7 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 4 (5.19%) C
5 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.30%) Java
Qualifications
1 77 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (79.22%) MCSE
3 21 (27.27%) MCITP
4 20 (25.97%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (25.97%) CCNA
4 20 (25.97%) MCP
5 19 (24.68%) Security Cleared
6 14 (18.18%) MCTS
7 13 (16.88%) Degree
8 12 (15.58%) MOS
9 10 (12.99%) Network+ Certification
10 6 (7.79%) MCDBA
10 6 (7.79%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (6.49%) A+ Certification
12 3 (3.90%) CCNP
12 3 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (2.60%) VCAP
13 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
13 2 (2.60%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.48%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 27 (35.06%) Active Directory
2 17 (22.08%) Hyper-V
3 11 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
4 9 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (10.39%) UAG
6 7 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (7.79%) VMware ESX
8 3 (3.90%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (3.90%) vSphere
8 3 (3.90%) vCloud
9 1 (1.30%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.30%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.30%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.30%) XenServer
9 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.60%) SCCM
3 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 22 (28.57%) VMware
3 17 (22.08%) HP
4 16 (20.78%) Cisco
4 16 (20.78%) Oracle
5 11 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 9 (11.69%) Juniper
7 8 (10.39%) F5
7 8 (10.39%) Citrix
8 7 (9.09%) Dell
9 6 (7.79%) CheckPoint
10 5 (6.49%) BMC
10 5 (6.49%) Apple
10 5 (6.49%) Sophos
11 4 (5.19%) Barracuda Networks
11 4 (5.19%) Symantec
11 4 (5.19%) BT
12 3 (3.90%) Avaya
13 2 (2.60%) Kaseya
13 2 (2.60%) Mitel
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Generous Shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago