MCSA Jobs in the South West

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
England > South West

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 251 274 272
Rank change year-on-year +23 -2 -50
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 16 11 21
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.23% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.59% 0.39% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 11
10th Percentile £27,500 - £33,750
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £39,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £41,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.85% -8.89% -6.74%
75th Percentile £49,375 £42,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £53,000 £55,800 £115,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South West

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 the South West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,725 2,829 2,598
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 38.84% 38.66% 35.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,800 1,331 1,303
10th Percentile £29,367 £28,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £36,922 £38,037
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,800 £51,044 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -0.48% +2.09% +2.04%
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £66,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,520
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £56,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +2.68% +1.82%

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing MCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for MCSA in the South West

MCSA
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MCSA in the South West.

Salary trend for MCSA in the South West

MCSA
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing MCSA in the South West over the 6 months to 21 February 2024.

Salary histogram for MCSA in the South West

MCSA
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 February 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Bristol - 12 £46,250 - 2
Gloucestershire -8 2 £50,000 -23.08% 4
Somerset +25 1 £57,500 +40.24%
Devon - 1 £28,000 -
MCSA
England

MCSA
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Exchange
1 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (68.75%) Azure
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft 365
3 7 (43.75%) OneDrive
4 3 (18.75%) AWS
5 2 (12.50%) Amazon EKS
5 2 (12.50%) Azure AKS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Social Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Consultant
1 7 (43.75%) Support Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support
2 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Support
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Driving Licence
2 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2016
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Break/Fix
1 3 (18.75%) Hardware Maintenance
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Agile
2 2 (12.50%) Cloud Security
2 2 (12.50%) Containerisation
2 2 (12.50%) Customer Service
2 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (12.50%) Data Management
2 2 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
2 2 (12.50%) Fintech
2 2 (12.50%) Kanban
2 2 (12.50%) MVC
2 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (6.25%) DevOps
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security
3 1 (6.25%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C#
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (62.50%) MCSE
3 7 (43.75%) MCP
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (25.00%) CCNA
6 3 (18.75%) A+ Certification
6 3 (18.75%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (18.75%) MCDST
6 3 (18.75%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) VTSP
7 2 (12.50%) AWS Certification
7 2 (12.50%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
7 2 (12.50%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
7 2 (12.50%) CISSP
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) MCSD
8 1 (6.25%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (6.25%) CCNP
8 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Docker
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 2 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Extreme Networks
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) VMware