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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 66 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 5 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.83% - 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.48% - 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 7
Average salary £65,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
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
202 141 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 33.55% 29.31% 37.06%
Number of salaries quoted 150 91 269
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (87.50%) Unified Communications
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 6 (75.00%) MS Office
4 5 (62.50%) IIS
4 5 (62.50%) MCSE
4 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
4 5 (62.50%) Juniper
4 5 (62.50%) HP
4 5 (62.50%) Migration
4 5 (62.50%) MCTS
4 5 (62.50%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (62.50%) Office 365
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Intune
4 5 (62.50%) IaaS
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (62.50%) Lync
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) DHCP
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) IIS
1 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
1 5 (62.50%) SharePoint Server
1 5 (62.50%) Lync
2 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
1 5 (62.50%) IaaS
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Unified Communications
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) DHCP
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (25.00%) NAS
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (12.50%) SNMP
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) WinDbg
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) Solutions Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Facilities Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (25.00%) CCTV
1 2 (25.00%) Life Science
2 1 (12.50%) CMDB
2 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) MCSE
2 5 (62.50%) MCTS
3 2 (25.00%) MOS
4 1 (12.50%) MCITP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) BlackBerry Internet Service
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Intune
2 1 (12.50%) DameWare
2 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) Juniper
3 5 (62.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) AppSense
5 1 (12.50%) Symantec
5 1 (12.50%) McAfee
5 1 (12.50%) Sophos
5 1 (12.50%) Aastra
5 1 (12.50%) Veeam