The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
South East / West Sussex
Rank 96 108 90
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 2 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.18% 0.18% 1.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.79% 0.64% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 18
Median salary £48,750 £33,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £28,750 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £38,750 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,750
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.87%

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

Qualifications Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
252 313 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 23.03% 28.20% 29.83%
Number of salaries quoted 227 284 276
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

MCSA
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

MCSA Salary Trend in West Sussex

MCSA
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Crawley +8 1 £45,000 +63.63%
Gatwick -10 1 £52,500 +31.25%
MCSA
South East

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
3 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
4 8 (72.73%) Data Centre
4 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
4 8 (72.73%) Firewall
5 7 (63.64%) Cisco
6 6 (54.55%) CCNA
6 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (54.55%) DHCP
6 6 (54.55%) DNS
6 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (54.55%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (36.36%) MCSE
8 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
8 3 (27.27%) MS Office
8 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (27.27%) Intel Security
8 3 (27.27%) HP
8 3 (27.27%) WSUS
8 3 (27.27%) NetBackup
8 3 (27.27%) Backup Exec
8 3 (27.27%) vSphere
8 3 (27.27%) McAfee ePO

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) DHCP
2 6 (54.55%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Administrator
1 7 (63.64%) IT Administrator
2 6 (54.55%) IT Systems Administrator
2 6 (54.55%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) IT Support
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Backup Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Support
5 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Support
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
1 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (54.55%) CCNA
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (36.36%) MCSE
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) JNCIS
4 1 (9.09%) MCDST
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) vSphere
5 1 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Backup Exec
1 3 (27.27%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (27.27%) NetBackup
1 3 (27.27%) WSUS
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) Intel Security
4 2 (18.18%) Dell
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) AppSense
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) EqualLogic
5 1 (9.09%) Juniper
5 1 (9.09%) Mitel
5 1 (9.09%) Qualys
5 1 (9.09%) Tripwire
5 1 (9.09%) WatchGuard