Period
to 26 April 2018

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 26 April 2018 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 77 84
Rank change year-on-year +10 +7 +4
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 2 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.27% 0.12% 1.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.44% 0.52% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 15
Swindon median annual salary £32,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% +7.69% -24.42%
10th Percentile £29,900 £32,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £33,700 £37,500 £37,200
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +28.57% +7.69% -15.58%

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 139 193 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 18.83% 24.00% 28.22%
Number of salaries quoted 116 166 282
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £20,750 £21,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,875 £73,099
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT jobs citing MCSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Degree

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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft