Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 78 103
Rank change year-on-year -7 +25 +1
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 9 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 1.05% 1.13% 0.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.64% 3.59% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 11
Guildford median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +32.08% -41.11%
10th Percentile £21,000 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £51,750 £37,500
Surrey median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -3.61%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Guildford
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 247 251 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 28.89% 31.49% 31.69%
Number of salaries quoted 198 235 349
Guildford median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £29,050 £24,900
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
Surrey median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% -1.73%

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSA in Guildford

MCSA
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for MCSA in Guildford

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSA in Guildford over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MCSA in Guildford

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

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Network Security
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (55.56%) vSphere
3 5 (55.56%) Office 365
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) CCNA
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (55.56%) MCSE
3 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) Mac OS X
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) MCP
5 2 (22.22%) IBM
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
5 2 (22.22%) A+ Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 2 (22.22%) LANDesk
5 2 (22.22%) ITSM
5 2 (22.22%) AS400

MCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Administrator
2 5 (55.56%) Network Administrator
2 5 (55.56%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (22.22%) IT Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Junior
3 2 (22.22%) Junior IT Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) AS400
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
1 2 (22.22%) iPad
1 2 (22.22%) iPhone
1 2 (22.22%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (55.56%) Mac OS X
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Coaching
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITSM
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (22.22%) Server Patching
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCNA
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) MCSE
3 2 (22.22%) A+ Certification
3 2 (22.22%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
1 5 (55.56%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) LANDesk
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft