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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 53 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 15 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 3.27% - 1.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.81% - 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 7
Average salary £23,500 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-19.46% +14.61%
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
192 90 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 41.83% 26.32% 36.87%
Number of salaries quoted 143 68 146
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Warrington

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 32 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 30 (93.75%) TCP/IP
3 27 (84.38%) Windows
4 24 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (71.88%) MS Exchange
5 23 (71.88%) DNS
6 22 (68.75%) DHCP
6 22 (68.75%) MCP
7 21 (65.63%) MS Office
7 21 (65.63%) MS Excel
7 21 (65.63%) VPN
7 21 (65.63%) Windows 7
7 21 (65.63%) MCTS
8 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
8 17 (53.13%) Linux
8 17 (53.13%) MCSE
9 16 (50.00%) Windows XP
9 16 (50.00%) Hyper-V
9 16 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 15 (46.88%) MCITP
10 15 (46.88%) UNIX
11 9 (28.13%) Network Security
12 8 (25.00%) Fat Client
12 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (25.00%) Thin Client
13 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
13 6 (18.75%) VMware

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 23 (71.88%) MS Exchange
2 16 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 21 (65.63%) MS Office
1 21 (65.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 30 (93.75%) TCP/IP
2 23 (71.88%) DNS
3 22 (68.75%) DHCP
4 21 (65.63%) VPN
5 9 (28.13%) Network Security
6 4 (12.50%) LAN
6 4 (12.50%) WAN
7 1 (3.13%) SMTP
7 1 (3.13%) SAN
7 1 (3.13%) Internet
7 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (53.13%) Support Engineer
3 11 (34.38%) IT Support
3 11 (34.38%) IT Support Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (15.63%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 8 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (84.38%) Windows
2 24 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 24 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (65.63%) Windows 7
4 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (53.13%) Linux
5 16 (50.00%) Windows XP
6 15 (46.88%) UNIX
7 1 (3.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) ITIL
1 6 (18.75%) Service Management
2 4 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (3.13%) Migration
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (68.75%) MCP
3 21 (65.63%) MCTS
4 17 (53.13%) MCSE
5 15 (46.88%) MCITP
6 4 (12.50%) Degree
7 1 (3.13%) A+ Certification
7 1 (3.13%) CCNA
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
2 16 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.38%) vSphere
5 1 (3.13%) XenApp
5 1 (3.13%) XenServer
Vendors
1 30 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) VMware
3 3 (9.38%) Dell
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) NetApp
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
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