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 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 4.20% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 10.71% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
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
56 15 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 39.16% 18.52% 37.29%
Number of salaries quoted 43 13 15
Average salary £41,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

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 June 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (90.00%) SAN
2 9 (90.00%) Citrix
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) DHCP
2 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (90.00%) VPN
2 9 (90.00%) DNS
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (90.00%) NAS
3 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 8 (80.00%) MCSE
3 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (70.00%) MCITP
5 5 (50.00%) CCA
5 5 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (40.00%) ITIL
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (20.00%) XenApp

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) DHCP
1 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (90.00%) VPN
1 9 (90.00%) DNS
1 9 (90.00%) SAN
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
1 9 (90.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Technical Support
4 3 (30.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (10.00%) Administrator
6 1 (10.00%) Systems Manager
6 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (80.00%) MCSE
3 7 (70.00%) MCITP
4 5 (50.00%) CCA
4 5 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) XenApp
2 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (90.00%) Citrix
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco