The first table below looks at the demand for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Basingstoke region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 81 74 64
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 1 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.13% 1.04% 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 2.70% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 6
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +20.96%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Qualifications Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
361 259 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 47.63% 38.48% 24.92%
Number of salaries quoted 217 186 123
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,452 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -
MCSA
Hampshire

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

MCSA
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Basingstoke

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing MCSA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSA.

1 6 (100.00%) MCP
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) MCITP
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (33.33%) Lync
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) MCDST
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) Incident Management

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing MCSA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Lync
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
1 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) MCP
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) MCITP
2 1 (16.67%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Veridicore Limited
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