Period
to 22 September 2020

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 22 September 2020 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
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 52 63 90
Rank change year-on-year +11 +27 -10
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 2 18 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Guildford 0.63% 2.46% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.90% 6.59% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 7
Median annual salary £48,750 £28,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +74.11% -13.85% -18.75%
10th Percentile £43,375 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £53,125 £48,750 £33,750
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% -6.25%

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 105 273 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 33.02% 37.24% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 105 203 245
Median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +23.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £42,500 £24,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £62,500
Surrey median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSA in Guildford

MCSA
Salary Trend in Guildford

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MCSA in Guildford.

Salary trend for MCSA in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 September 2020, IT jobs citing MCSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) HNC
1 2 (100.00%) HND
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) ISMS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008

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 2 (100.00%) Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Fintech
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) ISMS
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) HNC
1 2 (100.00%) HND
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) DFS Replication
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft