The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank - 25 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales - 1.28% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 3.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £18,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.76%
MCSA
Wales

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

Qualifications Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
21 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 23.08% 35.90% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 10
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the West Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

MCSA
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

MCSA Salary Trend in West Wales

MCSA
Top 19 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) OLAP
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Star Schema
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MicroStrategy
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) OLAP
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Star Schema
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) MicroStrategy