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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 98 79 88
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 8 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.62% 1.90% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.91% 7.93% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 6
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +70.45%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
MCSA
South East

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
275 290 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 21.42% 23.97% 28.74%
Number of salaries quoted 226 240 266
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

MCSA Salary Histogram in West Sussex

MCSA
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick -6 6 £45,000 +26.76% 1
Crawley -8 1 - - 1
Chichester - 1 £27,000 -
MCSA
South East

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (70.00%) MCSE
4 7 (70.00%) ITIL
4 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 5 (50.00%) MCP
6 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (40.00%) HP
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (40.00%) SCCM
6 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (30.00%) Spanish Language
7 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (30.00%) IaaS
7 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (30.00%) Network Architecture
7 3 (30.00%) UAG
7 3 (30.00%) Firewall
7 3 (30.00%) Wireless
7 3 (30.00%) Telecoms

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (30.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DHCP
1 3 (30.00%) VPN
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (30.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) EqualLogic
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (70.00%) MCSE
3 5 (50.00%) MCP
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) CCIE
4 3 (30.00%) CCNA
5 2 (20.00%) CCA
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (10.00%) MCDST
6 1 (10.00%) MCTS
6 1 (10.00%) MCITP
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) Dell
4 3 (30.00%) EMC
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Fortinet
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) NetApp
6 1 (10.00%) Apple
6 1 (10.00%) Symantec
6 1 (10.00%) Meraki
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) Altiris
Gatwick, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £13,000 to £17,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Crawley
Capita - ITIN
Posted: 8 days ago