Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
West Yorkshire > Bradford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 81 88
Rank change year-on-year +21 +7 -4
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 32 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 3.96% 2.02% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.75% 11.35% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 2
Bradford median annual salary £50,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -20.00% +59.57%
10th Percentile £37,500 £25,050 £35,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £35,175 £41,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year +38.46% -11.56% +13.08%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bradford
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 162 185 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 20.02% 17.79% 21.14%
Number of salaries quoted 142 158 142
Bradford median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.96% +0.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,425 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,900 £62,500 £50,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings citing MCSA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

Job vacancy trend for MCSA in Bradford

MCSA
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Salary trend for MCSA in Bradford

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Bradford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSA in Bradford over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MCSA in Bradford

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Bradford region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 32 (100.00%) MCSE
1 32 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 32 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 29 (90.63%) Microsoft
3 27 (84.38%) SQL
3 27 (84.38%) SQL Server
4 23 (71.88%) T-SQL
4 23 (71.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 23 (71.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 23 (71.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (71.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (71.88%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (53.13%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (53.13%) Data Modelling
5 17 (53.13%) ETL
5 17 (53.13%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (53.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 11 (34.38%) Finance
7 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2014
8 9 (28.13%) IIS
9 7 (21.88%) ITIL
9 7 (21.88%) Cisco
10 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (18.75%) High Availability
10 6 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (15.63%) F5
11 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V

MCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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 9 (28.13%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.25%) IaaS
3 2 (6.25%) PaaS
3 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) SAN
2 4 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (6.25%) DHCP
3 2 (6.25%) Firewall
3 2 (6.25%) FTP
3 2 (6.25%) HTTP
3 2 (6.25%) HTTPS
3 2 (6.25%) SMTP
3 2 (6.25%) SSL
3 2 (6.25%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (84.38%) SQL Server
2 23 (71.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 23 (71.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 23 (71.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (53.13%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (53.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) DBA
1 23 (71.88%) Senior DBA
1 23 (71.88%) Senior SQL DBA
1 23 (71.88%) SQL DBA
2 22 (68.75%) Administrator
3 5 (15.63%) Server Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) EMC Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) SAN Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Designer
5 2 (6.25%) Platform Designer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
1 2 (6.25%) Replication
1 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
1 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Disaster Recovery
1 23 (71.88%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (53.13%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (53.13%) Data Modelling
2 17 (53.13%) ETL
3 7 (21.88%) ITIL
4 6 (18.75%) High Availability
4 6 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.25%) Capacity Management
6 2 (6.25%) CRM
6 2 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (6.25%) Fault Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.25%) Release Management
6 2 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 27 (84.38%) SQL
3 23 (71.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) MCSE
1 32 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) Cisco
3 5 (15.63%) EMC
3 5 (15.63%) F5
3 5 (15.63%) NetApp
3 5 (15.63%) SolarWinds
3 5 (15.63%) VMware
4 4 (12.50%) CommVault