Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 50 46
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4 +2
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 1 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 0.31% 1.20% 1.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.97% 3.18% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 7
Newport median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +17.65% -13.92%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,750 £23,950
90th Percentile £47,500 £40,000 £37,000
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% +31.58% -24.00%

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 Newport with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Newport
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 103 157 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 31.50% 37.56% 46.08%
Number of salaries quoted 96 146 165
Newport median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% -10.59%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,875 £26,400
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,000 £48,250
South Wales median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% - -

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSA in Newport

MCSA
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Salary trend for MCSA in Newport

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, 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 Newport region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Meraki
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

MCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Technical Support
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Meraki
1 1 (100.00%) VMware