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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 29 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 24 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 8.82% 1.97% -
As % of the Qualifications category 27.59% 5.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 0
Average salary £22,500 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
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
87 114 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 31.99% 37.38% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 80 93 85
Average salary £24,500 £34,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.94% +23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £37,500 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 October 2014, 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 42 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 29 (69.05%) MS Exchange
3 29 (69.05%) VMware
4 23 (54.76%) Windows
4 23 (54.76%) MS Office
5 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 21 (50.00%) Citrix
5 21 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 17 (40.48%) SLA
7 13 (30.95%) MCSE
7 13 (30.95%) ITIL
7 13 (30.95%) Windows XP
8 11 (26.19%) Change Management
8 11 (26.19%) MCP
9 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
9 10 (23.81%) Cisco
9 10 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (23.81%) HP
9 10 (23.81%) CCNA
9 10 (23.81%) Windows 7
9 10 (23.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 10 (23.81%) ProCurve
10 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (19.05%) MCTS
10 8 (19.05%) Lync
10 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (19.05%) SAN
10 8 (19.05%) Blackberry

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 29 (69.05%) MS Exchange
2 8 (19.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (19.05%) Lync
2 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (54.76%) MS Office
2 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Support Engineer
2 18 (42.86%) Administrator
3 10 (23.81%) Network Administrator
3 10 (23.81%) Deployment Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) IT Support
5 6 (14.29%) Messaging Administrator
6 4 (9.52%) Server Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) IT Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (7.14%) Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Service Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Exchange Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) 2nd Line Support
9 1 (2.38%) Applications Support Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.76%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Windows
2 13 (30.95%) Windows XP
3 10 (23.81%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.76%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) ITIL
2 11 (26.19%) Change Management
3 5 (11.90%) Migration
3 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
3 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (30.95%) MCSE
3 11 (26.19%) MCP
4 10 (23.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 10 (23.81%) CCNA
4 10 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (19.05%) MCTS
6 1 (2.38%) MCITP
6 1 (2.38%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (40.48%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 21 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 30 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 29 (69.05%) VMware
3 21 (50.00%) Citrix
4 10 (23.81%) Cisco
4 10 (23.81%) HP
4 10 (23.81%) ProCurve