The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 25 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 7 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 4.38% - 1.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.97% - 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 3
Average salary £35,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
MCSA
London

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

Qualifications Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
78 68 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 48.75% 37.78% 26.70%
Number of salaries quoted 55 61 47
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,300 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

MCSA
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Uxbridge

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (83.33%) MCSE
2 15 (83.33%) MCP
2 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 15 (83.33%) MCTS
2 15 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
4 12 (66.67%) MCITP
5 8 (44.44%) Document Management
5 8 (44.44%) Law
5 8 (44.44%) Legal
5 8 (44.44%) Citrix
6 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (38.89%) CCNA
6 7 (38.89%) MS Office
6 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (33.33%) SAN
8 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
8 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
8 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
8 4 (22.22%) CCNP
8 4 (22.22%) Cisco

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
1 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (16.67%) Internet
2 3 (16.67%) MPLS
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) IP Telephony
2 3 (16.67%) Network Security
2 3 (16.67%) LAN
2 3 (16.67%) WAN
2 3 (16.67%) DHCP
2 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (16.67%) VPN
2 3 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (44.44%) Law
1 8 (44.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) IT Support
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Support Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Support Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Document Management
2 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 3 (16.67%) Change Control
3 3 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (83.33%) MCTS
2 15 (83.33%) MCP
2 15 (83.33%) MCSE
3 12 (66.67%) MCITP
4 7 (38.89%) CCNA
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (22.22%) CCNP
5 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 8 (44.44%) Citrix
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) HP