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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 160 174 197
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +23
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 30 47 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.81% 1.03% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.46% 3.42% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 26 42 35
Median salary £33,000 £36,250 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.96% +13.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,625 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
1218 1373 1757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 33.04% 30.00% 33.74%
Number of salaries quoted 996 1196 1551
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 June 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 June 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 - 9 £30,791 - 2
Guildford +11 5 £45,000 +80.00%
Epsom - 3 £18,750 -
Leatherhead +16 1 £55,000 +100.00%
Redhill +15 1 - -
Woking -9 1 £26,500 -1.85% 1
Godalming - 1 £44,500 -
MCSA
South East

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 80 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 71 (88.75%) Windows
3 68 (85.00%) Microsoft
4 54 (67.50%) MCSE
5 53 (66.25%) Windows Server
6 47 (58.75%) Active Directory
7 46 (57.50%) ITIL
8 40 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 39 (48.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 38 (47.50%) Firewall
11 36 (45.00%) VMware
12 33 (41.25%) MS Exchange
13 31 (38.75%) CCNA
13 31 (38.75%) MS Excel
13 31 (38.75%) Cisco Certification
14 29 (36.25%) Skype for Business
15 28 (35.00%) MCITP
16 25 (31.25%) SCCM
17 23 (28.75%) Hyper-V
17 23 (28.75%) Citrix
17 23 (28.75%) MCP
18 22 (27.50%) SQL Server
18 22 (27.50%) LAN
18 22 (27.50%) HP
19 20 (25.00%) Cisco
19 20 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
19 20 (25.00%) VLAN
19 20 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
20 18 (22.50%) WSUS
20 18 (22.50%) WAN

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 33 (41.25%) MS Exchange
2 29 (36.25%) Skype for Business
3 10 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (6.25%) IIS
7 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (38.75%) MS Excel
2 15 (18.75%) MS Office
3 3 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.50%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.00%) Office 365
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.25%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 38 (47.50%) Firewall
2 22 (27.50%) LAN
3 20 (25.00%) VLAN
4 18 (22.50%) DHCP
4 18 (22.50%) DNS
4 18 (22.50%) WAN
5 14 (17.50%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (12.50%) VPN
7 9 (11.25%) Internet
7 9 (11.25%) SAN
8 8 (10.00%) FWSM
9 7 (8.75%) Network Security
9 7 (8.75%) TCP/IP
10 5 (6.25%) BGP
10 5 (6.25%) IP Telephony
10 5 (6.25%) Wireless
11 4 (5.00%) Intranet
11 4 (5.00%) iSCSI
11 4 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (3.75%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
General
1 9 (11.25%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.75%) Finance
3 5 (6.25%) Local Government
4 2 (2.50%) Legal
4 2 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (21.25%) Support Engineer
2 15 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (17.50%) Analyst
4 10 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 9 (11.25%) Help Desk Analyst
5 9 (11.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (11.25%) Service Analyst
5 9 (11.25%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (11.25%) Windows Engineer
6 8 (10.00%) 1st Line Engineer
6 8 (10.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 8 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (10.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
6 8 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
6 8 (10.00%) Network Analyst
6 8 (10.00%) Network Operations Analyst
6 8 (10.00%) Network Operations Engineer
6 8 (10.00%) NOC Engineer
6 8 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
6 8 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.00%) ODBC
2 3 (3.75%) .NET
3 1 (1.25%) COM
3 1 (1.25%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 11 (13.75%) CESG
3 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.25%) Cybercrime
5 4 (5.00%) AS400
5 4 (5.00%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.00%) Clustering
5 4 (5.00%) iPad
5 4 (5.00%) iPhone
5 4 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (3.75%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.75%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.25%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 71 (88.75%) Windows
2 53 (66.25%) Windows Server
3 40 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (48.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (17.50%) Windows 7
6 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.25%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.00%) Mac OS X
9 3 (3.75%) Linux
10 2 (2.50%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.25%) Android
11 1 (1.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (57.50%) ITIL
2 20 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (17.50%) Change Control
4 12 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 11 (13.75%) Functional Testing
5 11 (13.75%) Performance Testing
5 11 (13.75%) Service Management
5 11 (13.75%) Test Strategy
5 11 (13.75%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (12.50%) ITIL V3
7 8 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
7 8 (10.00%) Problem Management
8 7 (8.75%) Service Delivery
8 7 (8.75%) Software Deployment
9 6 (7.50%) ERP
10 5 (6.25%) Incident Management
10 5 (6.25%) Presales
11 4 (5.00%) Migration
12 3 (3.75%) Network Load Balancing
12 3 (3.75%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.50%) C
2 8 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 80 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (67.50%) MCSE
3 31 (38.75%) CCNA
3 31 (38.75%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (35.00%) MCITP
5 23 (28.75%) MCP
6 16 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (16.25%) Degree
8 12 (15.00%) MOS
8 12 (15.00%) SC Cleared
8 12 (15.00%) Security Cleared
9 8 (10.00%) MCTS
9 8 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
10 6 (7.50%) A+ Certification
11 5 (6.25%) CCDA
12 4 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (5.00%) VCP5
13 1 (1.25%) CCNP
13 1 (1.25%) MCDST
13 1 (1.25%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.75%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (58.75%) Active Directory
2 23 (28.75%) Hyper-V
3 20 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (21.25%) XenApp
5 12 (15.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 12 (15.00%) vSphere
6 11 (13.75%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (10.00%) Firmware
8 3 (3.75%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.25%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (31.25%) SCCM
2 18 (22.50%) WSUS
3 11 (13.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 11 (13.75%) vMotion
4 10 (12.50%) Backup Exec
5 7 (8.75%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (8.75%) NetBackup
5 7 (8.75%) SCOM
5 7 (8.75%) SCVMM
6 5 (6.25%) SCOrch
6 5 (6.25%) SCSM
7 3 (3.75%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 68 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 36 (45.00%) VMware
3 23 (28.75%) Citrix
4 22 (27.50%) HP
5 20 (25.00%) Cisco
6 9 (11.25%) Juniper
7 8 (10.00%) CheckPoint
7 8 (10.00%) Extreme Networks
7 8 (10.00%) F5
7 8 (10.00%) Palo Alto
7 8 (10.00%) SolarWinds
8 7 (8.75%) Intel Security
9 6 (7.50%) Dell
10 5 (6.25%) Apple
10 5 (6.25%) Fortinet
11 4 (5.00%) Avaya
11 4 (5.00%) Polycom
11 4 (5.00%) Sybase
11 4 (5.00%) Wyse
12 3 (3.75%) Symantec
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
University for the Creative Arts
Salary: £30k - 42.6k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
University for the Creative Arts
Salary: £28,982 - 32,600 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago