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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 80 82
Rank change year-on-year +12 +2  
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 4 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.63% 0.96% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.17% 3.06% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £31,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +23.80% -7.35%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Warwickshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 126 196 150
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 19.94% 31.21% 17.84%
Number of salaries quoted 108 128 121
Median salary £39,000 £42,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +25.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,950 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire citing MCSA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa -12 3 £40,000 +33.33%
Rugby - 1 £27,500 -
MCSA
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 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%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) High Availability
2 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Hardware Maintenance
3 1 (25.00%) Break/Fix
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (25.00%) G Suite
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity

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%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) G Suite
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) High Availability
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Break/Fix
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Hardware Maintenance
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £40k - 47.5k per year + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago