The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Yorkshire with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Yorkshire / East Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 27 28
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1  
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 20 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Yorkshire 9.05% 5.19% 1.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 24.39% 17.02% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 2
Median salary £22,500 £24,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,750 £29,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £31,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +23.80% -7.35%  

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 East Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
East Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 82 47 16
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Yorkshire 37.10% 30.52% 13.01%
Number of salaries quoted 67 28 12
Median salary £26,000 £25,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.96% -27.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in East Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Yorkshire 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 East Yorkshire

MCSA
Salary Trend in East Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for MCSA in East Yorkshire

MCSA
Job Locations in East Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the East Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Hull -4 20 £22,500 -
MCSA
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (96.43%) Windows
3 26 (92.86%) Microsoft
4 22 (78.57%) MCSE
4 22 (78.57%) Degree
4 22 (78.57%) Windows Server
5 21 (75.00%) Perfmon
5 21 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (75.00%) WebEx
5 21 (75.00%) DameWare
5 21 (75.00%) Windows XP
5 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 21 (75.00%) MCP
6 20 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (71.43%) SQL Server 2000
6 20 (71.43%) Replication
6 20 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 20 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (57.14%) LAN
7 16 (57.14%) WAN
8 14 (50.00%) VPN
8 14 (50.00%) HND
8 14 (50.00%) GNVQ
8 14 (50.00%) Computer Science
8 14 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
9 13 (46.43%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (46.43%) Management Information System
9 13 (46.43%) ISO/IEC 20000

MCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Yorkshire 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 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 21 (75.00%) WebEx
2 16 (57.14%) LAN
2 16 (57.14%) WAN
3 14 (50.00%) VPN
4 1 (3.57%) Firewall
4 1 (3.57%) ISDN
4 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (71.43%) SQL Server 2000
2 20 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 20 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Server Engineer
1 20 (71.43%) Windows Engineer
1 20 (71.43%) Windows Server Engineer
2 19 (67.86%) Support Engineer
3 13 (46.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 13 (46.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 13 (46.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 13 (46.43%) Server Support
3 13 (46.43%) Windows Server Support
3 13 (46.43%) Windows Support Engineer
4 8 (28.57%) LAN Engineer
4 8 (28.57%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 8 (28.57%) WAN Engineer
5 7 (25.00%) Service Desk Engineer
6 6 (21.43%) 1st Line Engineer
6 6 (21.43%) Field Engineer
6 6 (21.43%) Field Support Engineer
7 4 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support
7 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (71.43%) Replication
2 14 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 13 (46.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 22 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 21 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (75.00%) Windows XP
4 20 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
5 5 (17.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Information Security
1 13 (46.43%) ITIL
1 13 (46.43%) Service Management
2 4 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (78.57%) Degree
2 22 (78.57%) MCSE
3 21 (75.00%) MCP
4 14 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (50.00%) GNVQ
4 14 (50.00%) HND
5 8 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (7.14%) CCNA
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
7 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (46.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 7 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Hyper-V
1 13 (46.43%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.71%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 21 (75.00%) DameWare
1 21 (75.00%) Perfmon
2 4 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco