The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Fareham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 34 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 10 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 3.62% 1.51% -
As % of the Qualifications category 9.43% 5.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 0
Average salary £23,500 £29,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.79%
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 Fareham region.

Qualifications Category
Fareham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
106 69 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 38.41% 26.04% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 89 58 48
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,450 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

MCSA
Salary Trend in Fareham

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Fareham

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Fareham 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 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
3 14 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 14 (66.67%) VMware
4 13 (61.90%) MS Office
5 11 (52.38%) ITIL
5 11 (52.38%) Citrix
6 10 (47.62%) SLA
7 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (28.57%) Windows XP
8 6 (28.57%) MCSE
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (19.05%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (19.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (19.05%) ProCurve
9 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (19.05%) Change Management
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
9 4 (19.05%) MCP
9 4 (19.05%) HP
9 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (19.05%) Cisco
9 4 (19.05%) CCNA
10 3 (14.29%) LAN
10 3 (14.29%) Blackberry

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Fareham 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 14 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (14.29%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (61.90%) MS Office
2 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) LAN
1 3 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Support Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (28.57%) Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Server Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (14.29%) Network Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) IT Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Exchange Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
7 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Messaging Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) Server Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.52%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Change Management
3 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (28.57%) MCSE
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (19.05%) MCP
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (19.05%) CCNA
4 3 (14.29%) Degree
4 3 (14.29%) MCTS
5 2 (9.52%) MCITP
5 2 (9.52%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 14 (66.67%) VMware
3 11 (52.38%) Citrix
4 4 (19.05%) ProCurve
4 4 (19.05%) HP
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco