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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 63 50 83
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +33
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 15 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.73% 1.53% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.44% 4.96% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 1
Median salary £40,500 £20,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+102.50% -52.94%
UK excluding London median salary £34,750 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +2.94%
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
233 141 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 42.36% 30.72% 48.08%
Number of salaries quoted 188 105 220
Median salary £40,000 £47,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% +5.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) MCSE
1 20 (100.00%) DHCP
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (90.00%) WAN
2 18 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 15 (75.00%) Cisco
4 14 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (70.00%) CCNA
5 12 (60.00%) DNS
5 12 (60.00%) High Availability
5 12 (60.00%) Firewall
6 10 (50.00%) IPsec
6 10 (50.00%) SCSA
6 10 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (50.00%) VPLS
6 10 (50.00%) Xen
6 10 (50.00%) Load Balancing
6 10 (50.00%) VLAN
6 10 (50.00%) Use Case
6 10 (50.00%) PCI DSS
6 10 (50.00%) Capacity Management
6 10 (50.00%) OpenStack
6 10 (50.00%) Bash Shell
6 10 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
6 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (50.00%) HIPAA

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 10 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 10 (50.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) DHCP
2 18 (90.00%) WAN
3 12 (60.00%) DNS
3 12 (60.00%) Firewall
4 10 (50.00%) BGP
4 10 (50.00%) HTTP
4 10 (50.00%) IPsec
4 10 (50.00%) MPLS
4 10 (50.00%) OSPF
4 10 (50.00%) RIP
4 10 (50.00%) SSL
4 10 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 10 (50.00%) VLAN
4 10 (50.00%) VPLS
5 9 (45.00%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (40.00%) LAN
6 8 (40.00%) WLAN
7 2 (10.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Field Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Server Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (40.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) High Availability
2 10 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 10 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 10 (50.00%) Use Case
3 2 (10.00%) Presales
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 10 (50.00%) Perl
1 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 10 (50.00%) Python
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) MCSE
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (70.00%) CCNA
2 14 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (50.00%) CCNP
3 10 (50.00%) RHCE
3 10 (50.00%) RHCSA
3 10 (50.00%) SCSA
4 9 (45.00%) MCP
5 7 (35.00%) DBS Check
6 3 (15.00%) MCITP
7 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (5.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (50.00%) HIPAA
1 10 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 10 (50.00%) Xen
4 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (40.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 8 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (75.00%) Cisco
3 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) SonicWALL