The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 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 Wales region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 19 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 3.13% 2.08% -
As % of the Qualifications category 10.71% 7.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £27,500 £18,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Qualifications Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 29.17% 28.13% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 14
Average salary £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +15.55%
UK excluding London average salary £41,452 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -
MCSA
Wales

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
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
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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
Swansea +6 3 £27,500 +52.77%
MCSA
Wales

MCSA
Top 19 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 11 July 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