Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 62 79
Rank change year-on-year -4 +17 +18
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 4 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.56% 1.48% 1.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.38% 5.43% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 13
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £28,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +49.12% -32.94% +30.77%
10th Percentile £33,200 £25,750 £33,700
90th Percentile £46,725 £46,500 £43,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -17.65% +48.47%

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 Swindon with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Swindon
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 168 221 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 23.53% 27.25% 26.68%
Number of salaries quoted 135 178 265
Swindon median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £21,450 £21,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £70,000 £60,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% -10.26% -2.50%

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSA in Swindon

MCSA
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for MCSA in Swindon

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSA in Swindon over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MCSA in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Swindon region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (50.00%) Application Performance Management
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (50.00%) MS Access
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (25.00%) Product Management
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) SaaS
4 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony

MCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (25.00%) H.323
2 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) Softphone
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MS Access
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Development Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Application Performance Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco