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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 71 - 90
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 23 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.09% - 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.13% - 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 7
Average salary £38,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,750
% change year-on-year
- -6.47%
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
375 308 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 34.00% 30.74% 35.49%
Number of salaries quoted 284 275 353
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015. 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 - 6 £47,500 -
Malmesbury - 2 £30,000 -
MCSA
South West

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 32 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
3 16 (50.00%) ITIL
3 16 (50.00%) SIEM
4 14 (43.75%) CHFI
4 14 (43.75%) MCP
4 14 (43.75%) PRINCE2
4 14 (43.75%) CISSP
5 12 (37.50%) MCSE
5 12 (37.50%) PCI DSS
6 11 (34.38%) Firewall
7 10 (31.25%) Cisco
8 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
9 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (25.00%) Security Testing
9 8 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (21.88%) CCNP
10 7 (21.88%) Information Security
10 7 (21.88%) VMware
11 6 (18.75%) Security Management
11 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
12 5 (15.63%) Windows XP
12 5 (15.63%) CheckPoint
12 5 (15.63%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
12 5 (15.63%) Windows 8
12 5 (15.63%) SCCM

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
1 3 (9.38%) Lync
1 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
1 2 (6.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) Firewall
2 7 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (15.63%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (9.38%) DHCP
4 3 (9.38%) DNS
5 2 (6.25%) Internet
5 2 (6.25%) MPLS
5 2 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Analyst
1 10 (31.25%) Operations Manager
1 10 (31.25%) Security Manager
1 10 (31.25%) Security Operations Manager
2 5 (15.63%) IT Operations Manager
2 5 (15.63%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 4 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Active Directory Specialist
4 3 (9.38%) Solutions Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.25%) Support Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.38%) Clustering
5 2 (6.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (15.63%) Windows XP
3 5 (15.63%) Windows 8
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) ITIL
1 16 (50.00%) SIEM
2 14 (43.75%) PRINCE2
3 8 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 7 (21.88%) Information Security
5 6 (18.75%) Security Management
6 5 (15.63%) Coaching
7 4 (12.50%) Data Security
7 4 (12.50%) Security Architecture
7 4 (12.50%) BCP
8 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
8 3 (9.38%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (6.25%) Line Management
9 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
9 2 (6.25%) Change Management
9 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (43.75%) MCP
2 14 (43.75%) CISSP
2 14 (43.75%) CHFI
3 12 (37.50%) MCSE
4 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (21.88%) CCNP
6 5 (15.63%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (15.63%) Degree
7 4 (12.50%) SSCP
8 3 (9.38%) CCNA
9 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (3.13%) MCTS
9 1 (3.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (37.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.38%) XenApp
3 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.25%) Nmap
5 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) SCCM
2 3 (9.38%) WSUS
3 2 (6.25%) Nessus
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 10 (31.25%) Cisco
3 7 (21.88%) VMware
4 5 (15.63%) CheckPoint
5 3 (9.38%) Adobe
5 3 (9.38%) Citrix
5 3 (9.38%) NetApp
6 2 (6.25%) Symantec
6 2 (6.25%) McAfee
7 1 (3.13%) HP
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