The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 63 58
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 0 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne - 0.78% 1.64%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.50% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Median salary - £32,000 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.43%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £31,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -4.54%  

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 Newcastle upon Tyne.

Academic & Professional Certification
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 64 160 123
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 21.69% 31.13% 28.74%
Number of salaries quoted 54 142 93
Median salary £40,000 £35,600 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.35% +18.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

MCSA
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for MCSA in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management

MCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) IT Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware