The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Essex / Basildon
Rank - 13 19
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 0 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basildon - 12.50% 2.44%
As % of the Qualifications category - 45.00% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Median salary - £25,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.35% +4.61%  

MCSA is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Basildon.

Academic & Professional Certification
Basildon
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 6 20 20
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basildon 26.09% 27.78% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 18
Median salary £60,000 £25,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +135.29% -55.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £25,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basildon citing MCSA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCSA in Basildon

MCSA
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

Salary trend for MCSA in Basildon

MCSA
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Basildon region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Publishing

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Graphic Designer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Assistant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (100.00%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft