Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cornwall with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
South West > Cornwall
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 46 25
Rank change year-on-year -4 -21 -13
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 2 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 0.66% 2.83% 6.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.63% 7.21% 29.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 9
Cornwall median annual salary £24,125 £24,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.53% +16.67% -6.67%
10th Percentile £21,688 £23,500 £20,100
90th Percentile £25,663 £24,750 £22,100
South West median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 Cornwall with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cornwall
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 123 111 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 40.33% 39.22% 21.23%
Number of salaries quoted 81 60 26
Cornwall median annual salary £37,500 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £19,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £58,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cornwall

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSA in Cornwall

MCSA
Salary Trend in Cornwall

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

Salary trend for MCSA in Cornwall

MCSA
Job Locations in Cornwall

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Cornwall region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Falmouth - 1 £22,500 -
Torpoint - 1 £25,750 -
MCSA
South West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Cornwall region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) MCDST
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment

MCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cornwall 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) IT Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCDST
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware