The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Berkshire / Slough
Rank - 62 60
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 0 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough - 0.79% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.49% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Median salary - £60,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +29.03%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.61% +4.61%  

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 Slough.

Academic & Professional Certification
Slough
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 76 201 167
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 23.82% 31.75% 29.35%
Number of salaries quoted 69 169 138
Median salary £47,500 £57,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +16.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £60,000 £77,050
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

MCSA
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for MCSA in Slough

MCSA
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Slough region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior IT Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
Slough, Berkshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago