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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 56 68 64
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 10 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.71% 0.71% 1.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.99% 3.65% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 8
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +19.04%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
167 137 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 28.50% 19.52% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 113 106 141
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

MCSA Salary Histogram 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 27 August 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 £37,000 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 2 £29,000 -
MCSA
West Midlands

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 9 (75.00%) MCSE
3 9 (75.00%) Hyper-V
4 8 (66.67%) Wireless
5 7 (58.33%) HP
5 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (58.33%) Juniper
5 7 (58.33%) DNS
5 7 (58.33%) Cisco
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (58.33%) CCNA
5 7 (58.33%) DHCP
5 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
5 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
5 7 (58.33%) Firewall
5 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (58.33%) VMware
5 7 (58.33%) Degree
5 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (41.67%) Palo Alto
6 5 (41.67%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
6 5 (41.67%) JNCIA
6 5 (41.67%) JNCIS

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 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) Skype for Business
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 8 (66.67%) Wireless
3 7 (58.33%) DHCP
3 7 (58.33%) DNS
3 7 (58.33%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (41.67%) WLAN
5 2 (16.67%) Skype
5 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
5 2 (16.67%) VoIP
5 2 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 2 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) IT Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Field Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Help Desk Technician
5 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
1 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Solaris
4 5 (41.67%) Unix
4 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 3 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (75.00%) MCSE
3 7 (58.33%) CCNA
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (58.33%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) CCSA
4 5 (41.67%) JNCIA
4 5 (41.67%) JNCIS
5 2 (16.67%) MCDST
5 2 (16.67%) MCITP
5 2 (16.67%) MCP
5 2 (16.67%) MCTS
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
1 7 (58.33%) HP
1 7 (58.33%) Juniper
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
2 5 (41.67%) Palo Alto
3 2 (16.67%) Draytek
3 2 (16.67%) Intel Security
3 2 (16.67%) Kaspersky
3 2 (16.67%) NetApp
3 2 (16.67%) NETGEAR
3 2 (16.67%) SonicWALL
3 2 (16.67%) Veeam