Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 68 73
Rank change year-on-year +16 +5 +5
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 8 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 1.93% 2.20% 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.55% 7.04% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 8
Woking median annual salary £47,500 £39,021 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.73% +47.25% -41.11%
10th Percentile £40,000 £25,771 £21,250
90th Percentile £49,500 £50,000 £29,200
Surrey median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -3.61%

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 Woking with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Woking
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 106 213 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 25.60% 31.19% 30.59%
Number of salaries quoted 96 161 195
Woking median annual salary £43,750 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% +18.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £60,000
Surrey median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% -1.73%

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

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

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 20 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 Woking region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) High Availability
2 6 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (62.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (62.50%) Clustering
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (62.50%) MCDBA
4 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (50.00%) ETL
4 4 (50.00%) OLAP
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (50.00%) Data Quality
4 4 (50.00%) Data Architecture
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) Firmware
6 2 (25.00%) Nagios
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco
6 2 (25.00%) CCNA
6 2 (25.00%) Active Directory

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 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (50.00%) OLAP
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) DBA
2 5 (62.50%) Administrator
3 4 (50.00%) Senior DBA
4 3 (37.50%) SQL DBA
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) Lync Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) Nagios Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) Office 365 Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (12.50%) Senior SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) High Availability
1 6 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (50.00%) Data Architecture
3 4 (50.00%) ETL
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) Database Security
5 2 (25.00%) Service Design
6 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 1 (12.50%) Project Management
6 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) MCDBA
4 2 (25.00%) CCNA
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
5 1 (12.50%) MCITP
5 1 (12.50%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Nagios
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) RedGate