Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 68 73
Rank change year-on-year +4 +5 +17
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 3 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.46% 0.89% 1.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.00% 3.32% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 14
Swindon median annual salary £32,500 £33,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.99% - -16.25%
10th Percentile £30,050 £25,750 £29,250
90th Percentile £45,150 £47,500 £42,475
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +28.57% +4.48% -12.99%

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 150 211 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 23.18% 26.91% 29.66%
Number of salaries quoted 122 172 266
Swindon median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% -5.62%
10th Percentile £21,300 £21,750 £26,735
90th Percentile £60,250 £70,000 £68,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% -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 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for MCSA in Swindon

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Skype
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Softphone
3 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) H.323
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008

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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
2 1 (33.33%) H.323
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) Softphone
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Development Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Development Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco