The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 54 57 77
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +20
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 11 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.24% 0.66% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.53% 2.26% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 5
Median salary £37,500 £20,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -38.46%
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -5.71%
MCSA
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Qualifications Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
199 133 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 40.45% 29.17% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 143 114 207
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £68,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of job ads across the Basingstoke region citing MCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 May 2016, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (88.89%) MCSE
2 16 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (77.78%) WAN
4 13 (72.22%) High Availability
5 12 (66.67%) DHCP
6 11 (61.11%) Linux
6 11 (61.11%) Hyper-V
7 9 (50.00%) DNS
7 9 (50.00%) Firewall
8 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (44.44%) Cisco
8 8 (44.44%) CCNA
8 8 (44.44%) SAN
9 7 (38.89%) RHCE
9 7 (38.89%) MPLS
9 7 (38.89%) OSPF
9 7 (38.89%) BGP
9 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
9 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
9 7 (38.89%) CCNP
9 7 (38.89%) SSL
9 7 (38.89%) Python
9 7 (38.89%) Perl
9 7 (38.89%) SQL
9 7 (38.89%) HTTP
9 7 (38.89%) RIP
9 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 7 (38.89%) OpenStack
2 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) WAN
2 12 (66.67%) DHCP
3 9 (50.00%) DNS
3 9 (50.00%) Firewall
4 8 (44.44%) SAN
5 7 (38.89%) BGP
5 7 (38.89%) HTTP
5 7 (38.89%) IPsec
5 7 (38.89%) LAN
5 7 (38.89%) MPLS
5 7 (38.89%) OSPF
5 7 (38.89%) RIP
5 7 (38.89%) SSL
5 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
5 7 (38.89%) VLAN
5 7 (38.89%) VPLS
6 5 (27.78%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (22.22%) NAS
8 3 (16.67%) WLAN
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Data Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Data Centre Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Data Centre Specialist
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Field Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) NetApp Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) SAN Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (38.89%) Clustering
2 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Linux
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) High Availability
2 7 (38.89%) Capacity Management
2 7 (38.89%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (38.89%) Load Balancing
2 7 (38.89%) Use Case
3 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) ITSM
3 4 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Service Management
3 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 2 (11.11%) Presales
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Bash Shell
1 7 (38.89%) Perl
1 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
1 7 (38.89%) Python
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (88.89%) MCSE
3 8 (44.44%) CCNA
3 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (38.89%) CCNP
4 7 (38.89%) RHCE
4 7 (38.89%) RHCSA
4 7 (38.89%) SCSA
5 5 (27.78%) MCP
6 4 (22.22%) Degree
6 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (16.67%) DBS Check
8 2 (11.11%) MCITP
8 2 (11.11%) NCDA
8 2 (11.11%) NCIE
8 2 (11.11%) NCSA
8 2 (11.11%) VCAP
8 2 (11.11%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) HIPAA
1 7 (38.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (38.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (61.11%) Hyper-V
3 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
3 7 (38.89%) Xen
4 4 (22.22%) vSphere
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) EMC
4 4 (22.22%) HP
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (11.11%) NetApp
5 2 (11.11%) SonicWALL
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
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