The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Windsor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 30 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 3.88% 2.41% -
As % of the Qualifications category 23.53% 18.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £33,000 £36,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.58% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +11.11%
MCSA
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Windsor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
17 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 16.50% 13.25% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 21
Average salary £33,000 £36,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.58% -18.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the Windsor region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

MCSA
Salary Trend in Windsor

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Windsor

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Lync
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Server Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Legal
2 3 (75.00%) Avaya
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) MCTS

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 (75.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Server Monitoring
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) VMware