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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
South East / Surrey
Rank 125 149 171
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +22
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 34 57 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.27% 1.47% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.52% 4.67% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 26 49 41
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,771 £27,450 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%

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
752 1221 1394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 28.07% 31.40% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 647 1045 1160
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,043 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Guildford +24 13 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Woking +15 12 £57,500 +64.28% 1
Leatherhead +1 4 £36,500 +48.97%
Staines -9 3 £15,000 -63.19%
Egham +8 1 £33,500 -44.16%
MCSA
South East

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 75 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (82.67%) Microsoft
3 56 (74.67%) Windows
4 49 (65.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 47 (62.67%) Windows Server
6 44 (58.67%) MCSE
7 39 (52.00%) Active Directory
7 39 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 38 (50.67%) ITIL
9 31 (41.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 30 (40.00%) VMware
11 26 (34.67%) MS Excel
12 24 (32.00%) SQL Server
12 24 (32.00%) High Availability
13 22 (29.33%) SQL
13 22 (29.33%) SLA
13 22 (29.33%) Firewall
14 21 (28.00%) Cisco
15 20 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 20 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
15 20 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
15 20 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 20 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
16 19 (25.33%) Analytical Skills
17 18 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
17 18 (24.00%) CCNA
17 18 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
18 17 (22.67%) ITIL Certification
19 16 (21.33%) MS Exchange
20 15 (20.00%) MS Office

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 16 (21.33%) MS Exchange
2 13 (17.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (16.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.33%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (34.67%) MS Excel
2 15 (20.00%) MS Office
3 4 (5.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (17.33%) Office 365
3 7 (9.33%) IaaS
3 7 (9.33%) PaaS
3 7 (9.33%) SaaS
4 1 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 22 (29.33%) Firewall
2 11 (14.67%) SAN
3 10 (13.33%) LAN
3 10 (13.33%) WAN
4 7 (9.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (9.33%) VoIP
5 6 (8.00%) Network Security
6 4 (5.33%) 3G
7 1 (1.33%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 20 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (17.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (17.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MSI
General
1 7 (9.33%) Finance
1 7 (9.33%) Multimedia
2 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (28.00%) Administrator
2 20 (26.67%) DBA
2 20 (26.67%) SQL DBA
3 19 (25.33%) Support Engineer
4 13 (17.33%) Network Administrator
4 13 (17.33%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (10.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 8 (10.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (10.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (10.67%) Analyst
6 7 (9.33%) Field Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Technical Support
8 4 (5.33%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (5.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Data Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) IT Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Operations Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Support Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.33%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 56 (74.67%) Windows
2 49 (65.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 47 (62.67%) Windows Server
4 39 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (17.33%) Mac OS X
6 5 (6.67%) Windows 10
6 5 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 5 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.67%) ITIL
2 31 (41.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (32.00%) High Availability
4 20 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (17.33%) ITIL V3
6 9 (12.00%) Mentoring
7 7 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (9.33%) Business Continuity
7 7 (9.33%) Data Analysis
7 7 (9.33%) Data Management
7 7 (9.33%) Data Modelling
7 7 (9.33%) Data Protection
7 7 (9.33%) QMS
7 7 (9.33%) Statistics
8 4 (5.33%) Application Packaging
8 4 (5.33%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.33%) Problem Management
8 4 (5.33%) Software Deployment
8 4 (5.33%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (5.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (29.33%) SQL
2 8 (10.67%) PowerShell
3 7 (9.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 75 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (58.67%) MCSE
3 18 (24.00%) CCNA
3 18 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (22.67%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (17.33%) MCP
6 12 (16.00%) MCITP
7 8 (10.67%) Degree
8 5 (6.67%) A+ Certification
8 5 (6.67%) CCENT
9 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
9 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
10 2 (2.67%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (2.67%) DBS Check
10 2 (2.67%) MCTS
11 1 (1.33%) CCDA
11 1 (1.33%) MCSD
11 1 (1.33%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (29.33%) SLA
2 7 (9.33%) PCI DSS
2 7 (9.33%) QA
System Software
1 39 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (18.67%) vSphere
3 10 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 7 (9.33%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (5.33%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 4 (5.33%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 62 (82.67%) Microsoft
2 30 (40.00%) VMware
3 21 (28.00%) Cisco
4 9 (12.00%) HP
5 7 (9.33%) Citrix
5 7 (9.33%) ZyXEL
6 6 (8.00%) Meraki
7 5 (6.67%) Apple
8 4 (5.33%) Dell
8 4 (5.33%) LANDesk
9 2 (2.67%) SunGard
10 1 (1.33%) 3Com
10 1 (1.33%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (1.33%) Canon
10 1 (1.33%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.33%) Clearswift
10 1 (1.33%) Draytek
10 1 (1.33%) EMC
10 1 (1.33%) NetApp
10 1 (1.33%) NETGEAR
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