Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 - 42
Rank change year-on-year - +42 -1
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 1 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 0.42% - 4.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.30% - 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 17
Colchester median annual salary £70,000 - £31,500
10th Percentile £67,500 - £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 - £33,950
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £35,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year +39.86% +13.49% +5.00%

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 Colchester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Colchester
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 77 107 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 32.35% 29.97% 26.11%
Number of salaries quoted 68 87 87
Colchester median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +37.50% -
10th Percentile £30,315 £30,350 £24,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £68,750 £73,500
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -11.11%

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSA in Colchester

MCSA
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for MCSA in Colchester

For the 6 months to 22 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 Colchester region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk

MCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester 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 (100.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk