The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 15 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 1.49% - 1.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.17% - 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £31,000 - £21,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.76%
MCSA
Shropshire

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

Qualifications Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
24 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 35.82% 29.23% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 11
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £33,650 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £37,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the Telford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

MCSA
Salary Trend in Telford

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Telford

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) CCA
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) CCA
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft