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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 160 242 198
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -44
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 80 20 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.45% 0.29% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.26% 1.18% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 63 20 42
Median salary £26,000 £35,331 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.40% -21.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £24,465 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,750 £49,250
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +1.44%
MCSA
England

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
1277 1689 1647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.07% 24.38% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1090 1396 1308
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 23 July 2016.

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 23 July 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
West Yorkshire +51 46 £29,000 -22.66% 9
South Yorkshire +27 16 £26,000 +7.66% 1
East Yorkshire 0 10 £24,750 -17.50%
North Yorkshire +27 8 £26,000 -10.34%
MCSA
England

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 114 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 102 (89.47%) Windows
3 84 (73.68%) Windows Server
4 82 (71.93%) MCSE
5 81 (71.05%) Microsoft
6 65 (57.02%) Active Directory
7 62 (54.39%) MS Excel
8 55 (48.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 52 (45.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 46 (40.35%) ITIL
11 41 (35.96%) MS Exchange
12 40 (35.09%) VMware
13 38 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
14 35 (30.70%) Hyper-V
14 35 (30.70%) MCP
15 34 (29.82%) SQL Server
15 34 (29.82%) MS Office
16 30 (26.32%) Windows XP
16 30 (26.32%) VPN
17 28 (24.56%) Citrix
18 27 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
19 26 (22.81%) MCITP
20 24 (21.05%) SLA
21 22 (19.30%) SQL
22 21 (18.42%) Windows 7
23 20 (17.54%) SQL Server 2012
24 19 (16.67%) Degree
25 18 (15.79%) Firewall
25 18 (15.79%) DameWare
26 17 (14.91%) SCCM

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 41 (35.96%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (6.14%) IIS
4 4 (3.51%) SAS
4 4 (3.51%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.51%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 62 (54.39%) MS Excel
2 34 (29.82%) MS Office
3 10 (8.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.88%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.53%) Office 365
2 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (26.32%) VPN
2 18 (15.79%) Firewall
3 16 (14.04%) DNS
4 15 (13.16%) DHCP
5 14 (12.28%) WAN
6 13 (11.40%) LAN
7 10 (8.77%) TCP/IP
8 8 (7.02%) WebEx
9 4 (3.51%) Internet
9 4 (3.51%) SAN
10 3 (2.63%) MPLS
11 2 (1.75%) DSL
11 2 (1.75%) IP Telephony
11 2 (1.75%) NetScaler
11 2 (1.75%) VPLS
11 2 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.88%) Network Security
12 1 (0.88%) PABX
12 1 (0.88%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (29.82%) SQL Server
2 20 (17.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (11.40%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (7.02%) SQL Server 2000
5 8 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.51%) Biml
6 4 (3.51%) Data Mining
6 4 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.51%) Power BI
6 4 (3.51%) QlikView
6 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.51%) JIRA
General
1 10 (8.77%) Finance
2 5 (4.39%) Games
2 5 (4.39%) Legal
3 4 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.75%) German Language
4 2 (1.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (33.33%) IT Support
2 28 (24.56%) Analyst
3 20 (17.54%) Support Analyst
4 19 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 19 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
5 18 (15.79%) Support Engineer
6 15 (13.16%) IT Analyst
6 15 (13.16%) IT Support Analyst
7 13 (11.40%) Infrastructure Support
7 13 (11.40%) Server Engineer
7 13 (11.40%) Server Support
7 13 (11.40%) Windows Server Support
8 12 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 12 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
8 12 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (9.65%) Administrator
9 11 (9.65%) IT Support Engineer
9 11 (9.65%) Microsoft Engineer
9 11 (9.65%) Windows Server Engineer
10 10 (8.77%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.51%) MDX
2 1 (0.88%) .NET
2 1 (0.88%) ADSI
2 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.16%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.02%) Replication
3 5 (4.39%) Clustering
3 5 (4.39%) Driving Licence
4 4 (3.51%) Statistics
4 4 (3.51%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.63%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.75%) iPad
6 2 (1.75%) NHS
6 2 (1.75%) Online Games
6 2 (1.75%) Social Network
6 2 (1.75%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.88%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.88%) Fintech
7 1 (0.88%) FMCG
7 1 (0.88%) iSeries
7 1 (0.88%) PlayStation
7 1 (0.88%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 102 (89.47%) Windows
2 84 (73.68%) Windows Server
3 55 (48.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 52 (45.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (26.32%) Windows XP
6 27 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (18.42%) Windows 7
8 13 (11.40%) Windows 8
9 9 (7.89%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.75%) Linux
11 1 (0.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (40.35%) ITIL
2 14 (12.28%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (12.28%) Time Management
3 10 (8.77%) Trend Analysis
4 8 (7.02%) OpenUP
5 6 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 6 (5.26%) Software Testing
6 5 (4.39%) ITIL V3
6 5 (4.39%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (4.39%) Software Deployment
6 5 (4.39%) Speech Recognition
7 4 (3.51%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.51%) Data Analysis
7 4 (3.51%) ETL
7 4 (3.51%) Inmon Methodology
7 4 (3.51%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (3.51%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (3.51%) Logical Data Model
7 4 (3.51%) Physical Data Model
7 4 (3.51%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 22 (19.30%) SQL
2 4 (3.51%) C#
2 4 (3.51%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.75%) Perl
3 2 (1.75%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.75%) Python
3 2 (1.75%) R
Qualifications
1 114 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 82 (71.93%) MCSE
3 35 (30.70%) MCP
4 26 (22.81%) MCITP
5 19 (16.67%) Degree
6 16 (14.04%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (12.28%) CCNA
8 9 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (7.02%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (5.26%) MCDST
11 5 (4.39%) Security Cleared
11 5 (4.39%) VCP5
12 3 (2.63%) CCA
12 3 (2.63%) CCEA
12 3 (2.63%) CCENT
12 3 (2.63%) SC Cleared
12 3 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (1.75%) CCNP
13 2 (1.75%) NCDA
13 2 (1.75%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (21.05%) SLA
2 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 65 (57.02%) Active Directory
2 38 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (30.70%) Hyper-V
4 16 (14.04%) Terminal Services
5 3 (2.63%) XenApp
5 3 (2.63%) XenServer
6 2 (1.75%) MetaFrame
6 2 (1.75%) vSphere
7 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (15.79%) DameWare
2 17 (14.91%) SCCM
3 8 (7.02%) Backup Exec
3 8 (7.02%) Perfmon
3 8 (7.02%) SCOM
4 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (3.51%) WSUS
6 2 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.75%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.88%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 81 (71.05%) Microsoft
2 40 (35.09%) VMware
3 28 (24.56%) Citrix
4 13 (11.40%) Cisco
5 9 (7.89%) Sage
6 7 (6.14%) HP
6 7 (6.14%) Symantec
7 4 (3.51%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (3.51%) SonicWALL
7 4 (3.51%) Sun
7 4 (3.51%) Tableau
7 4 (3.51%) Veeam
8 3 (2.63%) Avaya
8 3 (2.63%) CommVault
8 3 (2.63%) IBM
8 3 (2.63%) Sophos
9 2 (1.75%) EMC
9 2 (1.75%) Forcepoint
9 2 (1.75%) NetApp
9 2 (1.75%) Oracle
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