The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 48 46 59
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 0.37% 1.04% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.45% 2.40% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +32.35%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
MCSA
Surrey

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

Qualifications Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
69 125 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 25.84% 43.25% 37.81%
Number of salaries quoted 59 113 146
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £64,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

MCSA
Salary Trend in Woking

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Woking

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Woking 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%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) AppSense
2 3 (75.00%) SCVMM
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) CCA
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (25.00%) BCP
4 1 (25.00%) AdminStudio
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) VMware

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Woking 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (25.00%) BCP
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCA
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MCDST
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
1 3 (75.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) AppSense
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) VMware