The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 43 40 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.36% 0.49% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.56% 2.22% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £22,500 £35,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% +34.61%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
MCSA
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
64 45 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 23.19% 22.06% 25.96%
Number of salaries quoted 63 43 60
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire region citing MCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

MCSA
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Worcestershire

MCSA
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -2 1 £22,500 -35.71%
MCSA
West Midlands

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing MCSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) WatchGuard