Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 66 64
Rank change year-on-year -8 -2 +8
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 8 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 1.16% 1.35% 2.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.12% 5.06% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 17
Warrington median annual salary £27,000 £23,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.89% -47.78% +91.49%
10th Percentile £20,000 £20,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £34,250 £42,250 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £27,000 £23,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.39% -48.89% +91.49%

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 Warrington with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Warrington
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 194 178 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 28.24% 26.77% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 134 126 123
Warrington median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,075 £21,675 £24,600
90th Percentile £61,750 £53,750 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +18.42% +1.33% -6.25%

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSA in Warrington

MCSA
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for MCSA in Warrington

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 Warrington region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) MCSE
3 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Office 365
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) CCENT
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
5 2 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) MCP
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) IIS
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) Dell
5 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V

MCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) VLAN
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) 4G
3 1 (12.50%) DSL
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Field Service Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
1 2 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (12.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (37.50%) CCENT
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) MCITP
4 2 (25.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Dell
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Veeam