Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 100 107
Rank change year-on-year -8 +7 -6
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 4 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.31% 1.00% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.55% 3.83% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 5
Warwickshire median annual salary £38,250 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.69% -13.33% +19.05%
10th Percentile £29,100 £20,700 £36,250
90th Percentile £52,250 £47,500 £38,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £32,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +24.03% -14.00% +1.35%

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Warwickshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 258 313 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 20.31% 26.19% 23.90%
Number of salaries quoted 216 223 259
Warwickshire median annual salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57% -5.41%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,346
90th Percentile £56,875 £54,750 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - -

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSA in Warwickshire

MCSA
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for MCSA in Warwickshire

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

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

Salary histogram for MCSA in Warwickshire

MCSA
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa -12 1 £40,000 +23.08%
Rugby - 1 £27,500 -
Gaydon - 1 £36,500 -
MCSA
West Midlands

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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (25.00%) Hardware Maintenance
4 1 (25.00%) Break/Fix
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS

MCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) G Suite
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) DBA
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Break/Fix
1 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Hardware Maintenance
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle