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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 80 77 97
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 13 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.21% 2.03% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.40% 6.63% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 1
Average salary £32,500 £38,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% -23.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
382 332 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 35.67% 30.63% 32.99%
Number of salaries quoted 339 274 283
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,278 £55,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

MCSA
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 5 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
Swindon +7 11 £32,500 -31.57%
Malmesbury -2 1 £42,500 +41.66% 1
MCSA
South West

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
3 11 (61.11%) ITIL
3 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
4 10 (55.56%) MCSE
4 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 8 (44.44%) IIS
5 8 (44.44%) SharePoint
5 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
6 6 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 6 (33.33%) MS Access
6 6 (33.33%) VB
6 6 (33.33%) VMware
6 6 (33.33%) Performance Management
6 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 6 (33.33%) ITIL V3
6 6 (33.33%) Application Performance Management
7 5 (27.78%) Firewall
7 5 (27.78%) Finance
7 5 (27.78%) SQL
7 5 (27.78%) SLA
8 4 (22.22%) VBA
8 4 (22.22%) XML
8 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (22.22%) Problem Management
9 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
9 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (16.67%) MCP

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 8 (44.44%) IIS
1 8 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 6 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) VPN
3 2 (11.11%) LAN
3 2 (11.11%) Network Security
3 2 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (11.11%) VoIP
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) MS Access
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 6 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Administrator
5 3 (16.67%) IT Administrator
5 3 (16.67%) IT Systems Administrator
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Active Directory Administrator
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Support
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior IT Support
6 2 (11.11%) Server Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) VoIP Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) VoIP Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Application Performance Management
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 6 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 4 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.11%) High Availability
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Information Management
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.56%) Security Management
6 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 6 (33.33%) VB
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (55.56%) MCSE
3 3 (16.67%) MCP
4 2 (11.11%) CCNA
4 2 (11.11%) CCNP
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.11%) MCITP
4 2 (11.11%) MCTS
4 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.11%) vSphere
4 1 (5.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 2 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Apple
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) Sophos
3 2 (11.11%) Symantec
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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