Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 119 147
Rank change year-on-year -8 +28 +2
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 6 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.29% 0.60% 0.092%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.75% 2.40% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 2
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.47% +1.18%
10th Percentile £39,625 £31,450 £28,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £53,750 £56,700
South East median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.33% -6.25% +21.21%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 343 499 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 16.62% 24.86% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 323 436 372
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,150 £23,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £60,000 £61,125
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSA in East Sussex

MCSA
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for MCSA in East Sussex

MCSA
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSA in East Sussex over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MCSA in East Sussex

MCSA
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 22 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
Brighton -14 6 £47,500 -
MCSA
South East

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 East Sussex region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) EMC
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) MCSE
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) RHCE
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (16.67%) MCTS
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365

MCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) DBA
1 5 (83.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) IT Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Server Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (83.33%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) MCTS
3 1 (16.67%) RHCE
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat