The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank - 62 60
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 0 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon - 1.85% 1.41%
As % of the Qualifications category - 7.43% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 6
Median salary - £32,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -31.57%
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,750
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.87%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Qualifications Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
110 148 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 25.88% 24.96% 23.67%
Number of salaries quoted 95 133 92
Median salary £33,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of job ads across the Swindon region citing MCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

MCSA
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the Swindon region.

MCSA Salary Trend in Swindon

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 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 Swindon region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Wireless
2 5 (71.43%) VLAN
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Office 365
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) WLAN
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (28.57%) ITSM
5 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Mitel
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (28.57%) MCITP
5 2 (28.57%) Huawei
5 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
1 5 (71.43%) VLAN
1 5 (71.43%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) WLAN
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Application Packaging
1 2 (28.57%) BCP
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) Data Encryption
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
1 2 (28.57%) ITSM
1 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Operations Management
1 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
1 2 (28.57%) Software Deployment
1 2 (28.57%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) MCITP
3 2 (28.57%) MCP
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Apple
3 2 (28.57%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (28.57%) Huawei
3 2 (28.57%) Meru Networks
3 2 (28.57%) Mitel
3 2 (28.57%) Riverbed