The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Woking with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Surrey / Woking
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 53 47
Rank change year-on-year +21 -6  
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 8 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 3.45% 0.27% 1.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.53% 0.76% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Median salary £40,000 £26,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.94% -1.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £31,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year +23.80% -8.69%  

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 Woking.

Academic & Professional Certification
Woking
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 76 132 101
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 32.76% 35.29% 30.89%
Number of salaries quoted 53 85 98
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Woking 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 Woking

MCSA
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Salary trend for MCSA in Woking

For the 6 months to 27 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 Woking region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2014
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (84.62%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (84.62%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (84.62%) High Availability
3 8 (61.54%) MCITP
3 8 (61.54%) MCTS
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Nagios
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) CCNA
5 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (15.38%) MCSE
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) Degree

MCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2005
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2008
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2012
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2014
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) DBA
1 11 (84.62%) SQL DBA
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Lync Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Nagios Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Office 365 Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Disaster Recovery
1 11 (84.62%) High Availability
1 11 (84.62%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (61.54%) MCITP
2 8 (61.54%) MCTS
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (15.38%) CCNA
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) VMware