The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
England / Yorkshire
Rank 195 248 201
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -47
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 28 7 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.54% 0.11% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.62% 0.46% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 51
Median salary £37,500 £26,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.23% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £56,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%

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

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1070 1521 1575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.49% 23.72% 22.01%
Number of salaries quoted 884 1197 1326
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

MCSA
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Yorkshire

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

MCSA
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire +50 23 £38,500 +13.23% 5
East Yorkshire - 5 £26,000 - 2
MCSA
England

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 93 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 80 (86.02%) Windows
3 69 (74.19%) Windows Server
4 62 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 58 (62.37%) MS Excel
6 57 (61.29%) Active Directory
7 42 (45.16%) VMware
8 40 (43.01%) MCSE
9 38 (40.86%) LAN
9 38 (40.86%) WAN
10 36 (38.71%) Cisco
11 29 (31.18%) Windows Server 2008
12 28 (30.11%) VMware Infrastructure
12 28 (30.11%) VPN
13 26 (27.96%) Hyper-V
14 25 (26.88%) Windows Server 2012
14 25 (26.88%) CCNA
14 25 (26.88%) Cisco Certification
15 24 (25.81%) ITIL
15 24 (25.81%) MCP
15 24 (25.81%) Degree
16 23 (24.73%) SAN
17 19 (20.43%) SQL
18 18 (19.35%) Finance
19 17 (18.28%) SQL Server
20 16 (17.20%) Time Management
20 16 (17.20%) Windows 7
21 15 (16.13%) Firewall
22 14 (15.05%) MS Exchange
23 13 (13.98%) CCNP

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 14 (15.05%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.53%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 58 (62.37%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.90%) Office 365
2 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.30%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (40.86%) LAN
1 38 (40.86%) WAN
2 28 (30.11%) VPN
3 23 (24.73%) SAN
4 15 (16.13%) Firewall
5 12 (12.90%) TCP/IP
6 11 (11.83%) Remote Desktop
7 7 (7.53%) VoIP
8 5 (5.38%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (4.30%) ADSL
9 4 (4.30%) DNS
9 4 (4.30%) MPLS
9 4 (4.30%) VLAN
10 3 (3.23%) DHCP
10 3 (3.23%) WebEx
11 1 (1.08%) Internet
11 1 (1.08%) NAS
11 1 (1.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.23%) QlikView
3 3 (3.23%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.23%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (19.35%) Finance
2 4 (4.30%) Marketing
3 1 (1.08%) Games
3 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (32.26%) Windows Engineer
2 24 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (19.35%) Analyst
4 16 (17.20%) VMware Engineer
4 16 (17.20%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (15.05%) Server Engineer
5 14 (15.05%) Windows Server Engineer
6 13 (13.98%) Cisco Engineer
6 13 (13.98%) Systems Engineer
7 11 (11.83%) Architect
7 11 (11.83%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (11.83%) Support Analyst
8 10 (10.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 10 (10.75%) Installations Engineer
8 10 (10.75%) Senior VMware Engineer
8 10 (10.75%) Senior Windows Engineer
8 10 (10.75%) Support Engineer
8 10 (10.75%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 10 (10.75%) Windows Systems Engineer
9 9 (9.68%) Storage Architect
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) Driving Licence
2 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.30%) IVR
2 4 (4.30%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.23%) Clustering
3 3 (3.23%) Replication
4 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.08%) Online Games
4 1 (1.08%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.08%) Social Network
4 1 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.08%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 80 (86.02%) Windows
2 69 (74.19%) Windows Server
3 29 (31.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (26.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (17.20%) Windows 7
6 7 (7.53%) Windows 10
7 6 (6.45%) Windows 8
8 5 (5.38%) Windows XP
9 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.81%) ITIL
2 16 (17.20%) Time Management
3 13 (13.98%) Information Security
4 12 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (10.75%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (9.68%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (7.53%) Service Management
8 4 (4.30%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (4.30%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.30%) Regulatory Compliance
8 4 (4.30%) Supplier Management
9 3 (3.23%) High Availability
9 3 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.23%) Presales
9 3 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.15%) ERP
11 1 (1.08%) Business Continuity
11 1 (1.08%) Data Modelling
11 1 (1.08%) Project Management
11 1 (1.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.43%) SQL
2 3 (3.23%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.08%) Perl
3 1 (1.08%) Python
3 1 (1.08%) R
Qualifications
1 93 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (43.01%) MCSE
3 25 (26.88%) CCNA
3 25 (26.88%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (25.81%) Degree
4 24 (25.81%) MCP
5 13 (13.98%) CCNP
6 11 (11.83%) MCITP
7 9 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (8.60%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (7.53%) CCEA
9 7 (7.53%) MCDST
10 5 (5.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (3.23%) GNVQ
11 3 (3.23%) HND
11 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
12 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
13 1 (1.08%) CCA
13 1 (1.08%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) SLA
2 4 (4.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 57 (61.29%) Active Directory
2 28 (30.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (27.96%) Hyper-V
4 13 (13.98%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (5.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (9.68%) WSUS
2 3 (3.23%) DameWare
2 3 (3.23%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (3.23%) Perfmon
2 3 (3.23%) SQL Sentry
3 1 (1.08%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 62 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 42 (45.16%) VMware
3 36 (38.71%) Cisco
4 12 (12.90%) Avaya
5 11 (11.83%) HP
6 9 (9.68%) Citrix
7 4 (4.30%) Forcepoint
7 4 (4.30%) Sophos
8 3 (3.23%) NetApp
8 3 (3.23%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.08%) Dell
9 1 (1.08%) Sage
9 1 (1.08%) Symantec
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