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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 23 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 9 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 5.49% - 2.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.98% - 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 2
Average salary £27,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.76%
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
53 77 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 32.32% 35.81% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 35 70 56
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,650 £69,400 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (86.67%) MCSE
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (53.33%) Citrix
4 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
4 8 (53.33%) MCP
4 8 (53.33%) Law
4 8 (53.33%) Legal
4 8 (53.33%) VMware
4 8 (53.33%) Document Management
4 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
4 8 (53.33%) MCTS
4 8 (53.33%) MCITP
5 7 (46.67%) SAN
5 7 (46.67%) ITIL
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (46.67%) CCNA
5 7 (46.67%) HP
6 5 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (33.33%) Firewall
6 5 (33.33%) Change Control
6 5 (33.33%) Capacity Management
6 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
6 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity
7 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
7 2 (13.33%) Migration
7 2 (13.33%) Device Driver
7 2 (13.33%) IBM Certification
7 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) SAN
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
3 2 (13.33%) Network Security
3 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (53.33%) Law
1 8 (53.33%) Legal
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 5 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (20.00%) IT Support
2 3 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) EPoS
1 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (13.33%) Device Driver
1 2 (13.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Document Management
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 5 (33.33%) Change Control
3 5 (33.33%) Capacity Management
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (86.67%) MCSE
3 8 (53.33%) MCTS
3 8 (53.33%) MCITP
3 8 (53.33%) MCP
4 7 (46.67%) CCNA
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (13.33%) IBM Certification
6 2 (13.33%) MCDST
6 2 (13.33%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) XenApp
1 2 (13.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Citrix
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Dell
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) IBM
4 2 (13.33%) DataCore