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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 3.29% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 18.92% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £26,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-15.71% +7.69%
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
37 18 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 17.37% 16.51% 31.01%
Number of salaries quoted 36 16 49
Average salary £27,500 £55,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 20 October 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 14 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (78.57%) MCP
2 11 (78.57%) MCITP
2 11 (78.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (78.57%) Dell
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) CCNA
2 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 8 (57.14%) VPN
3 8 (57.14%) MCSE
3 8 (57.14%) MS Office
3 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (57.14%) MCTS
3 8 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (57.14%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (42.86%) ITIL
4 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 6 (42.86%) SLA
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 14 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (78.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (42.86%) Lync
3 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
2 8 (57.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 8 (57.14%) VPN
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) VoIP
General
1 6 (42.86%) Legal
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Support Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Service Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) IT Support
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Manager
4 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (42.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Mobile Device Management
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
3 3 (21.43%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (78.57%) MCITP
2 11 (78.57%) MCP
2 11 (78.57%) CCNA
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (57.14%) MCSE
3 8 (57.14%) MCTS
3 8 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (21.43%) MCDST
4 3 (21.43%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
1 11 (78.57%) Dell
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) Avaya
4 3 (21.43%) HP