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

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 46 55
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton - 0.32% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.56% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.05%  
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 Luton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Luton
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 70 64 90
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 35.00% 20.71% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 38 53 72
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +38.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

MCSA
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for MCSA in Luton

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

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Failover Clustering

MCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Database Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Database Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft