The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 44 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 5 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.95% 1.77% 2.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.35% 6.50% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 11
Median salary £45,000 £33,750 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +16.37%
UK excluding London median salary £30,791 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.08% -4.28%
MCSA
Cheshire

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

Qualifications Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
68 123 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 26.56% 27.21% 31.04%
Number of salaries quoted 54 108 109
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,600 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

The demand trend of job ads across the Warrington region citing MCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

MCSA
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Warrington

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing MCSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Warrington region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 18 (100.00%) MCSE
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (94.44%) MCITP
2 17 (94.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (94.44%) Windows Server
2 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
3 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
3 11 (61.11%) Hyper-V
4 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (55.56%) MCTS
4 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (55.56%) Windows XP
4 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
4 10 (55.56%) DHCP
4 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 10 (55.56%) VPN
4 10 (55.56%) DNS
4 10 (55.56%) Cisco
4 10 (55.56%) CCNA
4 10 (55.56%) MS Office
4 10 (55.56%) MCP
4 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (44.44%) SAN
5 8 (44.44%) ITIL

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2013
1 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
2 10 (55.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) DHCP
1 10 (55.56%) DNS
1 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
1 10 (55.56%) VPN
2 8 (44.44%) SAN
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (61.11%) Infrastructure Support
2 11 (61.11%) IT Support
3 10 (55.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 10 (55.56%) IT Engineer
3 10 (55.56%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (55.56%) IT Support Engineer
3 10 (55.56%) Support Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (22.22%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 4 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (16.67%) Data Centre Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Data Centre Technician
5 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Technician
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 7 (38.89%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
1 17 (94.44%) Windows Server
2 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (55.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) High Availability
2 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) MCSE
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (94.44%) MCITP
3 10 (55.56%) CCNA
3 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (55.56%) MCP
3 10 (55.56%) MCTS
4 7 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
1 17 (94.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (61.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) Cisco
3 4 (22.22%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) HP