Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 93 96
Rank change year-on-year +15 +3 -49
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 2 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 0.27% 0.46% 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.01% 1.99% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 16
Northampton median annual salary £36,250 £40,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.38% +60.00% -33.33%
10th Percentile £28,775 £31,600 £17,000
90th Percentile £43,525 £49,800 £38,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +60.00% -33.33%

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 Northampton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 198 251 342
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 26.33% 22.92% 26.35%
Number of salaries quoted 165 207 313
Northampton median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,375 £24,450 £21,500
90th Percentile £54,500 £62,500 £56,250
Northamptonshire median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year +2.67% -1.96% +2.00%

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSA in Northampton

MCSA
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for MCSA in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Northampton region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SAP PI
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss

MCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SAP PI
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) UDDI
1 1 (50.00%) WSDL
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCT
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) VMware