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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 69 91 96
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +5
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 19 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.02% 0.99% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.44% 2.92% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 7
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +84.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,500 £33,700
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
349 377 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 37.05% 33.81% 26.43%
Number of salaries quoted 308 327 277
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 August 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 August 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
Chippenham +5 11 £31,000 +24.00% 1
Corsham - 5 £38,000 -
Swindon +2 3 £28,500 -32.94% 2
MCSA
South West

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 27 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 22 (81.48%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (81.48%) CCNA
4 21 (77.78%) MS Excel
5 18 (66.67%) Windows
5 18 (66.67%) VMware
6 15 (55.56%) ITIL
6 15 (55.56%) SC Cleared
6 15 (55.56%) Security Cleared
7 14 (51.85%) MCSE
7 14 (51.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 13 (48.15%) Driving Licence
9 12 (44.44%) Office 365
9 12 (44.44%) Firewall
9 12 (44.44%) MS Exchange
10 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (37.04%) Cisco
11 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2007
12 8 (29.63%) CCNP
12 8 (29.63%) VoIP
12 8 (29.63%) Project Management
13 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
13 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
14 6 (22.22%) Symantec
15 5 (18.52%) Veeam
16 4 (14.81%) Dell
17 3 (11.11%) Change Management

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 12 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (44.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) Firewall
2 8 (29.63%) VoIP
3 2 (7.41%) SAN
3 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) DHCP
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) OSPF
4 1 (3.70%) VLAN
4 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Support Engineer
2 15 (55.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 15 (55.56%) 3rd Line Support
2 15 (55.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 9 (33.33%) Network Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) Cisco Support
4 8 (29.63%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) Network Support
4 8 (29.63%) Network Support Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) VoIP Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) VoIP Support Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 5 (18.52%) Server Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Server Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Driving Licence
2 3 (11.11%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.70%) Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) ITIL
2 8 (29.63%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) Change Management
3 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 3 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.70%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.70%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (81.48%) CCNA
2 22 (81.48%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 15 (55.56%) Security Cleared
4 14 (51.85%) MCSE
4 14 (51.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (29.63%) CCNP
6 2 (7.41%) MCITP
6 2 (7.41%) MCTS
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (3.70%) DBS Check
7 1 (3.70%) Degree
7 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
3 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
1 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 18 (66.67%) VMware
3 10 (37.04%) Cisco
4 6 (22.22%) Symantec
5 5 (18.52%) Veeam
6 4 (14.81%) Dell
7 1 (3.70%) Apple
7 1 (3.70%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix
7 1 (3.70%) Huawei
7 1 (3.70%) IBM
7 1 (3.70%) Meru Networks
7 1 (3.70%) NetApp
7 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.70%) Sophos
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Salary: £42,326 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago