The first table below looks at the demand for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 64 64 56
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.18% 0.63% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.71% 2.19% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £35,000 £23,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% -32.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.98%
Qualifications Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
141 183 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 25.73% 28.64% 22.18%
Number of salaries quoted 132 151 107
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,725 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,492 £52,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCSA
North East

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

MCSA
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

MCSA
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -3 1 £35,000 +47.36% 1
MCSA
North East

MCSA
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) RHCE
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) RHCE
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
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