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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank - 22 34
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 0 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge - 4.97% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category - 19.15% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 1
Average salary - £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
17 47 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 10.49% 25.97% 33.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12 44 65
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) MCP
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) MCITP
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) MCITP
2 6 (85.71%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) IBM