The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 59 84
Rank change year-on-year -16 +25  
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 1 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.14% 1.85% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.67% 7.74% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 4
Median salary £47,500 £26,000 £24,150
Median salary % change year-on-year +82.69% +7.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £31,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +20.63% -10.00%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 150 155 207
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 21.31% 23.85% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 370 416 355
Median salary £55,000 £48,750 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.82% +18.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £23,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSA in South Yorkshire

MCSA
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for MCSA in South Yorkshire

MCSA
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -12 1 £47,500 +82.69% 1
MCSA
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCEA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIP
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) VCAP
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

MCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) CCEA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIP
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VCAP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago