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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 43 61 59
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 1.14% 0.25% 1.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.52% 0.75% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -14.11%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
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
119 134 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 45.08% 33.58% 35.81%
Number of salaries quoted 107 127 121
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 22 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Lync
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) CCA
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) NCDA
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (66.67%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) NCDA
3 1 (33.33%) CCA
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) VMware