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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 27 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 8 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 4.35% - 1.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.11% - 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 3
Average salary £27,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-15.71% +7.69%
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
72 79 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 39.13% 37.98% 37.71%
Number of salaries quoted 49 73 53
Average salary £36,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.63% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £39,100 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,600 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (82.35%) MCSE
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
4 10 (58.82%) MCP
4 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
4 10 (58.82%) VMware
4 10 (58.82%) MCTS
4 10 (58.82%) Windows 7
5 9 (52.94%) MCITP
6 8 (47.06%) Document Management
6 8 (47.06%) Law
6 8 (47.06%) Legal
6 8 (47.06%) CCNA
6 8 (47.06%) Citrix
6 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (47.06%) SAN
7 7 (41.18%) HP
7 7 (41.18%) ITIL
8 5 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity
8 5 (29.41%) Firewall
8 5 (29.41%) Problem Management
8 5 (29.41%) Change Control
8 5 (29.41%) Capacity Management
9 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
10 3 (17.65%) Cisco
10 3 (17.65%) SQL
10 3 (17.65%) Internet
10 3 (17.65%) Network Security

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) SAN
2 5 (29.41%) Firewall
3 3 (17.65%) Internet
3 3 (17.65%) Network Security
3 3 (17.65%) IP Telephony
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (47.06%) Law
1 8 (47.06%) Legal
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Senior Support Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Support Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Manager
1 5 (29.41%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (23.53%) IT Support
2 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) PDA
1 2 (11.76%) Device Driver
1 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
1 2 (11.76%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Document Management
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity
3 5 (29.41%) Problem Management
3 5 (29.41%) Change Control
3 5 (29.41%) Capacity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (82.35%) MCSE
3 10 (58.82%) MCP
3 10 (58.82%) MCTS
4 9 (52.94%) MCITP
5 8 (47.06%) CCNA
5 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (11.76%) MCDST
7 2 (11.76%) HP AIS
7 2 (11.76%) IBM Certification
8 1 (5.88%) CCNP
8 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) vSphere
1 2 (11.76%) XenApp
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) VMware
3 8 (47.06%) Citrix
4 7 (41.18%) HP
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco
6 2 (11.76%) Dell
6 2 (11.76%) IBM
6 2 (11.76%) DataCore