The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 76 84 98
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 8 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.87% 0.77% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.71% 2.32% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 1
Median salary £28,500 £42,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.94% +28.78%
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -5.71%
MCSA
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
295 345 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 32.17% 33.08% 26.40%
Number of salaries quoted 245 237 225
Median salary £35,000 £38,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Wiltshire region citing MCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

MCSA
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Wiltshire

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

MCSA
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +9 8 £28,500 -32.94%
MCSA
South West

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing MCSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
3 15 (71.43%) MS Excel
4 12 (57.14%) Windows
5 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (47.62%) CCNA
6 9 (42.86%) Cisco
6 9 (42.86%) ITIL
6 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
7 8 (38.10%) Project Management
7 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
7 8 (38.10%) VoIP
7 8 (38.10%) CCNP
8 7 (33.33%) MCSE
9 6 (28.57%) Finance
9 6 (28.57%) MS Access
9 6 (28.57%) IIS
9 6 (28.57%) VB
9 6 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
9 6 (28.57%) ITIL V3
9 6 (28.57%) Application Performance Management
9 6 (28.57%) Performance Management
9 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
10 5 (23.81%) SLA
10 5 (23.81%) SQL
11 4 (19.05%) VBA
11 4 (19.05%) XML
11 4 (19.05%) VMware
11 4 (19.05%) Firewall

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
2 6 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (28.57%) IIS
3 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (71.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) VoIP
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
3 3 (14.29%) VPN
4 2 (9.52%) LAN
4 2 (9.52%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (9.52%) WAN
5 1 (4.76%) OSPF
5 1 (4.76%) SAN
5 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) MS Access
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Support Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Network Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco Support
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) Network Support
3 8 (38.10%) Network Support Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) VoIP Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) VoIP Support Engineer
4 7 (33.33%) Analyst
5 6 (28.57%) Applications Support
6 4 (19.05%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
7 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 8 (38.10%) Project Management
3 6 (28.57%) Application Performance Management
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 6 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
5 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.52%) Security Management
5 2 (9.52%) Security Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 6 (28.57%) VB
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (47.62%) CCNA
2 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (38.10%) CCNP
4 7 (33.33%) MCSE
5 2 (9.52%) MCP
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (4.76%) DBS Check
6 1 (4.76%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
2 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) Cisco
3 4 (19.05%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Dell
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) NetApp
4 1 (4.76%) Sophos
4 1 (4.76%) Symantec
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