The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 34 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 15 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 5.02% 1.78% 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.64% 3.88% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 1
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +11.11%
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 Farnborough region.

Qualifications Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
110 103 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 36.79% 45.78% 37.43%
Number of salaries quoted 99 88 55
Average salary £41,250 £39,250 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.09% -16.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

MCSA
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Farnborough

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Farnborough

MCSA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 17 (100.00%) MCP
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) MCSE
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 16 (94.12%) VMware
2 16 (94.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
3 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
3 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2000
3 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
4 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
5 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (29.41%) Degree
7 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
8 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
8 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
8 1 (5.88%) Line Management
8 1 (5.88%) ITSM
8 1 (5.88%) Finance

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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.

Applications
1 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Operations Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Operations Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
2 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.88%) Line Management
2 1 (5.88%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) MCP
1 17 (100.00%) MCSE
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (94.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
3 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
4 5 (29.41%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
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