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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 103 84 96
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 2 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.18% 1.48% 0.095%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.62% 5.03% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 1
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% +37.93%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
321 318 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 29.02% 29.34% 26.12%
Number of salaries quoted 290 255 248
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 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
(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
Crawley -6 1 £27,500 -31.25%
Gatwick -12 1 £40,000 -
MCSA
South East

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (77.78%) VMware
2 14 (77.78%) MCSE
3 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (55.56%) MCP
4 10 (55.56%) Windows
5 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
6 8 (44.44%) MCITP
6 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
6 8 (44.44%) Citrix
6 8 (44.44%) Firewall
7 7 (38.89%) Terminal Server
8 6 (33.33%) LAN
8 6 (33.33%) WAN
9 5 (27.78%) Oracle
10 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 4 (22.22%) Investment Management
11 3 (16.67%) ITIL
11 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (16.67%) CCNA
11 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
12 2 (11.11%) HP
12 2 (11.11%) Cisco
12 2 (11.11%) A+ Certification
12 2 (11.11%) Change Management
12 2 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
12 2 (11.11%) Degree
12 2 (11.11%) e-Learning

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Firewall
2 6 (33.33%) LAN
2 6 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) VoIP
3 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) IT Support
2 8 (44.44%) IT Support Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Support Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) 1st Line Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) 1st Line Support
3 7 (38.89%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) Network Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) Network Support
3 7 (38.89%) Network Support Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) Server Support
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Support Engineer
4 6 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 4 (22.22%) Support Technician
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
6 1 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.56%) IT Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) e-Learning
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Investment Management
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Change Management
3 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Coaching
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (77.78%) MCSE
3 10 (55.56%) MCP
4 8 (44.44%) MCITP
5 3 (16.67%) CCNA
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (11.11%) A+ Certification
6 2 (11.11%) Degree
6 2 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (5.56%) CCNP
7 1 (5.56%) MCDST
7 1 (5.56%) MCTS
7 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
7 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (38.89%) Terminal Server
3 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) VMware
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) Citrix
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.56%) Altiris
6 1 (5.56%) Apple
6 1 (5.56%) Dell
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.56%) Symantec
Worthing, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Horsham DC
Salary: From £39,267 to £42,957 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago