Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Derby with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Derbyshire > Derby
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 53 62
Rank change year-on-year -8 +9 +8
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 4 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derby 0.85% 1.80% 2.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.96% 6.04% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 11
Derby median annual salary £28,000 £50,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.00% -2.91% +148.19%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £27,423
90th Percentile £29,350 £57,500 £58,250
Derbyshire median annual salary £28,000 £50,000 £50,250
% change year-on-year -44.00% -0.50% +142.17%

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 Derby with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Derby
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 135 149 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derby 28.72% 29.86% 29.56%
Number of salaries quoted 79 104 132
Derby median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £22,500 £21,300
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £57,375
Derbyshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -12.50%

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSA in Derby

MCSA
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Salary trend for MCSA in Derby

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

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix

MCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Dell