The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 87 80 54
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -26
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 2 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.29% 0.25% 2.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.82% 1.45% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 16
Median salary £30,000 £27,250 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.09% -13.49%
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.35% -2.85%
MCSA
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
245 138 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 35.46% 17.53% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 170 113 157
Median salary £42,000 £33,665 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.75% -3.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

MCSA
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Warwickshire

MCSA
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa - 2 £30,000 - 1
MCSA
West Midlands

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) MCSE
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Backup Exec
4 5 (50.00%) SCCM
4 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) LAN
6 3 (30.00%) WAN
6 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (20.00%) MCTS
7 2 (20.00%) MCITP
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
7 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) LAN
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (20.00%) Intranet
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Administrator
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Server Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (60.00%) MCSE
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) MCITP
4 2 (20.00%) MCP
4 2 (20.00%) MCTS
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) CCNA
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 5 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto