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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 82 94 89
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 19 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.69% 0.097% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.76% 0.28% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 18 1 7
Average salary £46,250 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £50,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -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
330 360 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 29.36% 34.82% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 294 314 362
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,150 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
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
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 24 December 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
(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 +15 12 £45,000 -10.00%
MCSA
South West

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (69.57%) MCP
3 15 (65.22%) Firewall
4 14 (60.87%) SIEM
5 13 (56.52%) ITIL
5 13 (56.52%) Windows
6 12 (52.17%) PRINCE2
6 12 (52.17%) Cisco
6 12 (52.17%) CISSP
6 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (52.17%) CHFI
7 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
7 11 (47.83%) PCI DSS
8 10 (43.48%) MCSE
9 8 (34.78%) VMware
9 8 (34.78%) Security Testing
9 8 (34.78%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (30.43%) CCNP
10 7 (30.43%) CCNA
10 7 (30.43%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (26.09%) Security Management
11 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
11 6 (26.09%) Information Security
12 5 (21.74%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
12 5 (21.74%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (21.74%) Coaching
13 4 (17.39%) VoIP
13 4 (17.39%) Active Directory

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) Firewall
2 7 (30.43%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (17.39%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Operations Manager
1 9 (39.13%) Security Manager
1 9 (39.13%) Security Operations Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) IT Operations Manager
3 4 (17.39%) IT Support
4 3 (13.04%) Active Directory Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Security Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Designer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.70%) Statistics
5 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) SIEM
2 13 (56.52%) ITIL
3 12 (52.17%) PRINCE2
4 8 (34.78%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (34.78%) Security Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Security Management
5 6 (26.09%) Information Security
6 5 (21.74%) Coaching
7 4 (17.39%) BCP
8 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (13.04%) Security Architecture
8 3 (13.04%) Data Security
9 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
9 2 (8.70%) Change Management
9 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
10 1 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (69.57%) MCP
3 12 (52.17%) CISSP
3 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (52.17%) CHFI
4 10 (43.48%) MCSE
5 7 (30.43%) CCNP
5 7 (30.43%) CCNA
6 5 (21.74%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (17.39%) Degree
7 4 (17.39%) MCDST
8 3 (13.04%) SSCP
9 1 (4.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (47.83%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
2 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
3 2 (8.70%) Nmap
3 2 (8.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco UCCX
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (8.70%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Cisco
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
3 8 (34.78%) VMware
4 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
5 4 (17.39%) Symantec
5 4 (17.39%) Sophos
5 4 (17.39%) Juniper
6 2 (8.70%) Citrix
7 1 (4.35%) HP
Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago