The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
South West / Devon
Rank 52 - 52
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.84% - 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.40% - 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Median salary £42,500 - £19,750
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 Devon.

Academic & Professional Certification
Devon
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 125 83 130
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 35.11% 28.04% 35.52%
Number of salaries quoted 113 81 94
Median salary £33,581 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% -2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 Devon

MCSA
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for MCSA in Devon

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSA in Devon over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MCSA in Devon

MCSA
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Devon region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 3 £42,500 -
MCSA
South West

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

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

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) ETL
3 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) High Availability
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (11.11%) ZyXEL
7 1 (11.11%) Draytek
7 1 (11.11%) CCENT
7 1 (11.11%) NETGEAR
7 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
7 1 (11.11%) MCP
7 1 (11.11%) MCSE
7 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco
7 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (11.11%) Wireless
7 1 (11.11%) 3Com
7 1 (11.11%) CCNA
7 1 (11.11%) HP

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) DBA
2 5 (55.56%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Field Service Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Senior DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior SQL DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Senior SQL Server DBA
3 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) ETL
2 3 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
4 1 (11.11%) CCENT
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (11.11%) DBS Check
4 1 (11.11%) MCP
4 1 (11.11%) MCSE
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) 3Com
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Draytek
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) NETGEAR
4 1 (11.11%) ZyXEL
Newton Abbot, Devon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + 28 days holiday37.5 hr weekpension
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago