The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 100 103 96
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 9 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.65% 0.35% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.44% 1.08% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 7
Average salary £27,500 £27,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -16.92%
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £34,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.72% +6.15%
Qualifications Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
369 464 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 26.45% 32.27% 27.63%
Number of salaries quoted 305 349 320
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCSA
South East

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
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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Worthing - 5 £27,500 - 1
Crawley +11 1 £27,000 -
MCSA
South East

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) MCSE
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Juniper
4 5 (55.56%) SAN
4 5 (55.56%) Dell
4 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) VB
4 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) WatchGuard
4 5 (55.56%) SCCM
4 5 (55.56%) Mac OS
4 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
4 5 (55.56%) EqualLogic
4 5 (55.56%) JNCIS
4 5 (55.56%) MCDST
4 5 (55.56%) Mitel
4 5 (55.56%) IP Telephony
4 5 (55.56%) VCP5
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) CCNA
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (33.33%) Citrix

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) IP Telephony
2 5 (55.56%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) FWSM
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) IT Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Network Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support
4 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) EqualLogic
2 3 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Mac OS
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) VB
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) MCSE
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (88.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (55.56%) JNCIS
3 5 (55.56%) MCDST
3 5 (55.56%) VCP5
4 4 (44.44%) CCNA
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (33.33%) CCA
5 3 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (11.11%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) MetaFrame
3 3 (33.33%) XenApp
3 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 3 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) SCCM
2 3 (33.33%) SCOM
2 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 3 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Juniper
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Dell
3 5 (55.56%) Mitel
3 5 (55.56%) WatchGuard
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) Altiris
5 3 (33.33%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) ProCurve
6 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
6 1 (11.11%) F5
Worthing, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £14,000 to £16,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bognor Regis, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago