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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 192 199 204
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 22 11 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.43% 0.22% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.33% 0.65% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 17
Average salary £38,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Qualifications Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1659 1692 2148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 32.68% 33.69% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1454 1377 1830
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
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 30 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 30 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 - 5 £50,000 - 2
Leatherhead - 3 £23,000 -
Chertsey -20 2 - -
Thames Ditton - 1 £29,000 -
MCSA
South East

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 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 73 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 57 (78.08%) MCSE
3 45 (61.64%) Windows
4 41 (56.16%) Microsoft
5 34 (46.58%) SQL Server
6 32 (43.84%) MS Excel
7 28 (38.36%) SQL
8 27 (36.99%) ITIL
9 25 (34.25%) Active Directory
10 24 (32.88%) Firewall
11 23 (31.51%) SAN
12 22 (30.14%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (28.77%) VMware
14 19 (26.03%) MCITP
14 19 (26.03%) Cisco Certification
14 19 (26.03%) CCNA
14 19 (26.03%) MS Exchange
15 18 (24.66%) HP
15 18 (24.66%) Security Cleared
16 17 (23.29%) Hyper-V
16 17 (23.29%) MCP
17 16 (21.92%) T-SQL
18 15 (20.55%) Oracle
18 15 (20.55%) Windows Server 2012
19 14 (19.18%) Lync
19 14 (19.18%) MCTS
19 14 (19.18%) SLA
19 14 (19.18%) Cisco
20 13 (17.81%) VPN
20 13 (17.81%) Linux

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 19 (26.03%) MS Exchange
2 14 (19.18%) Lync
3 9 (12.33%) SharePoint
4 8 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (6.85%) Moodle
5 5 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.74%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.37%) IIS
8 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 32 (43.84%) MS Excel
2 9 (12.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) SalesLogix
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (32.88%) Firewall
2 23 (31.51%) SAN
3 13 (17.81%) VPN
4 12 (16.44%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (16.44%) DNS
5 9 (12.33%) FWSM
6 8 (10.96%) LAN
6 8 (10.96%) WAN
6 8 (10.96%) TCP/IP
7 7 (9.59%) NAS
8 6 (8.22%) Internet
9 5 (6.85%) Ethernet
9 5 (6.85%) ADSL
9 5 (6.85%) iSCSI
10 4 (5.48%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (5.48%) Broadband
11 3 (4.11%) VoIP
11 3 (4.11%) SSL
12 2 (2.74%) IP Telephony
12 2 (2.74%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (46.58%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (16.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (15.07%) Oracle Database
4 10 (13.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (13.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (13.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (13.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (13.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.37%) Ingres
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 9 (12.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.37%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (31.51%) Analyst
2 20 (27.40%) DBA
2 20 (27.40%) SQL DBA
3 19 (26.03%) SQL Server DBA
4 13 (17.81%) Service Desk Analyst
4 13 (17.81%) Service Analyst
4 13 (17.81%) Administrator
5 12 (16.44%) Server Administrator
6 5 (6.85%) Consultant
6 5 (6.85%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Service Desk Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Architect
8 3 (4.11%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.11%) IT Architect
9 2 (2.74%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) COM
1 1 (1.37%) ODBC
1 1 (1.37%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Firmware
2 8 (10.96%) Clustering
3 6 (8.22%) LIMS
4 4 (5.48%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.37%) AS400
6 1 (1.37%) iPad
6 1 (1.37%) Statistics
6 1 (1.37%) iPhone
6 1 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (61.64%) Windows
2 22 (30.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (20.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (17.81%) Linux
5 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (8.22%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.48%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.11%) UNIX
8 3 (4.11%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.74%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.37%) AIX
10 1 (1.37%) Solaris
10 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.37%) CentOS
10 1 (1.37%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.99%) ITIL
2 8 (10.96%) ITIL V3
2 8 (10.96%) High Availability
3 7 (9.59%) PRINCE2
3 7 (9.59%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (8.22%) Load Balancing
4 6 (8.22%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (6.85%) E-Commerce
5 5 (6.85%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (6.85%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (5.48%) Supplier Management
6 4 (5.48%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.48%) Migration
7 3 (4.11%) Project Management
7 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.11%) Test Strategy
7 3 (4.11%) Performance Testing
8 2 (2.74%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.74%) Information Management
8 2 (2.74%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 28 (38.36%) SQL
2 16 (21.92%) T-SQL
3 7 (9.59%) PL/SQL
4 5 (6.85%) C
5 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.37%) Java
Qualifications
1 73 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 57 (78.08%) MCSE
3 19 (26.03%) MCITP
3 19 (26.03%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (26.03%) CCNA
4 18 (24.66%) Security Cleared
5 17 (23.29%) MCP
6 14 (19.18%) MCTS
7 13 (17.81%) MOS
8 12 (16.44%) Degree
9 11 (15.07%) Network+ Certification
10 6 (8.22%) MCDBA
10 6 (8.22%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (6.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (6.85%) A+ Certification
12 3 (4.11%) CCNP
12 3 (4.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
13 2 (2.74%) VCAP
13 2 (2.74%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.18%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 25 (34.25%) Active Directory
2 17 (23.29%) Hyper-V
3 10 (13.70%) Oracle RMAN
4 9 (12.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (10.96%) UAG
6 7 (9.59%) Forefront TMG
7 5 (6.85%) VMware ESX
8 3 (4.11%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (4.11%) vCloud
9 2 (2.74%) vSphere
10 1 (1.37%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.37%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.37%) XenServer
10 1 (1.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (13.70%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.74%) SCCM
3 1 (1.37%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (56.16%) Microsoft
2 21 (28.77%) VMware
3 18 (24.66%) HP
4 15 (20.55%) Oracle
5 14 (19.18%) Cisco
6 12 (16.44%) SolarWinds
7 10 (13.70%) Juniper
8 9 (12.33%) F5
9 8 (10.96%) Citrix
10 7 (9.59%) Dell
10 7 (9.59%) CheckPoint
11 6 (8.22%) Sophos
11 6 (8.22%) BMC
12 5 (6.85%) Apple
12 5 (6.85%) BT
12 5 (6.85%) Barracuda Networks
13 4 (5.48%) Symantec
14 3 (4.11%) Avaya
15 2 (2.74%) Kaseya
15 2 (2.74%) Mitel
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £14,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Generous Shift allowance
Posted: 11 days ago