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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 50 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 13 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.49% 2.21% -
As % of the Qualifications category 9.15% 4.95% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 0
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
142 101 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 38.07% 44.69% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 128 79 62
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 July 2015.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Farnborough

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
1 23 (100.00%) MCSE
1 23 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (95.65%) Linux
2 22 (95.65%) VMware
3 21 (91.30%) MCP
4 20 (86.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 15 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
6 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
6 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
6 13 (56.52%) SQL Server 2000
7 10 (43.48%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
8 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
9 5 (21.74%) Finance
9 5 (21.74%) Degree
10 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
11 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
11 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
11 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
11 2 (8.70%) VoIP
11 2 (8.70%) VPN
11 2 (8.70%) SQL
11 2 (8.70%) MCDST
11 2 (8.70%) VLAN
11 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (8.70%) Firewall
11 2 (8.70%) IPsec

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) VoIP
1 2 (8.70%) VPN
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) IPsec
1 2 (8.70%) VLAN
1 2 (8.70%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Technical Leader
3 4 (17.39%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Operations Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Operations Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (95.65%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.35%) ITSM
3 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
3 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.35%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) MCSE
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (91.30%) MCP
3 20 (86.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
4 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
5 5 (21.74%) Degree
6 2 (8.70%) CCENT
6 2 (8.70%) MCDST
System Software
1 23 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) VMware
2 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
Farnborough
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago