The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
South East / Hampshire
Rank 148 140 154
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 19 37 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.64% 1.14% 1.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.93% 3.38% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13 35 34
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +27.81%
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
982 1094 1336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 33.05% 33.59% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 771 910 1120
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire region citing MCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

MCSA
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Hampshire

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Hampshire

MCSA
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +11 10 £50,000 +17.64%
Farnborough -1 5 £35,000 +27.27%
Fareham -3 1 - - 2
Basingstoke -11 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Tadley - 1 £33,500 -
MCSA
South East

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing MCSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 50 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (96.00%) Microsoft
3 44 (88.00%) Windows
4 39 (78.00%) VMware
5 37 (74.00%) MCSE
6 30 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 29 (58.00%) Active Directory
7 29 (58.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (40.00%) Windows Server
9 19 (38.00%) MS Exchange
9 19 (38.00%) Citrix
9 19 (38.00%) Hyper-V
9 19 (38.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 17 (34.00%) Citrix Certification
11 16 (32.00%) CCA
11 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (30.00%) Office 365
13 14 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2013
13 14 (28.00%) MCITP
13 14 (28.00%) LAN
14 13 (26.00%) ITIL
14 13 (26.00%) WAN
14 13 (26.00%) SAN
14 13 (26.00%) XenApp
15 12 (24.00%) Windows 7
15 12 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (24.00%) Cisco
16 11 (22.00%) CCNA
16 11 (22.00%) Windows 8
17 10 (20.00%) NetApp

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (38.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (30.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.00%) LAN
2 13 (26.00%) SAN
2 13 (26.00%) WAN
3 8 (16.00%) DHCP
4 7 (14.00%) Firewall
4 7 (14.00%) WLAN
5 3 (6.00%) DNS
5 3 (6.00%) VoIP
6 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.00%) VPN
7 1 (2.00%) DSL
7 1 (2.00%) MPLS
7 1 (2.00%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.00%) VPLS
7 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) DTS
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (8.00%) Electronics
1 4 (8.00%) Military
2 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Law
3 1 (2.00%) Local Government
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Consultant
1 12 (24.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 11 (22.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Technical Support
6 6 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (12.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Technical Leader
8 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Administrator
8 4 (8.00%) Project Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Server Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Windows Server Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Driving Licence
1 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Clustering
3 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.00%) PKI
3 1 (2.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 44 (88.00%) Windows
2 29 (58.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (24.00%) Windows 7
6 11 (22.00%) Windows 8
7 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.00%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.00%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) ITIL
2 7 (14.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (8.00%) Release Management
4 3 (6.00%) Ticket Management
5 2 (4.00%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (4.00%) High Availability
5 2 (4.00%) Information Security
5 2 (4.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (2.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.00%) Coaching
6 1 (2.00%) DevOps
6 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.00%) Network Management
6 1 (2.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.00%) Presales
6 1 (2.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (74.00%) MCSE
3 19 (38.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 17 (34.00%) Citrix Certification
5 16 (32.00%) CCA
6 14 (28.00%) MCITP
7 12 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (22.00%) CCNA
9 9 (18.00%) MCTS
10 6 (12.00%) A+ Certification
10 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
11 4 (8.00%) HNC
11 4 (8.00%) HND
11 4 (8.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (8.00%) Network+ Certification
11 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
12 3 (6.00%) MCP
13 2 (4.00%) NCDA
14 1 (2.00%) EMCIE
14 1 (2.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) SLA
2 2 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (58.00%) Active Directory
3 19 (38.00%) Hyper-V
4 13 (26.00%) XenApp
5 6 (12.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (12.00%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.00%) vSphere
6 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Nessus
1 2 (4.00%) WSUS
2 1 (2.00%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 48 (96.00%) Microsoft
2 39 (78.00%) VMware
3 19 (38.00%) Citrix
4 12 (24.00%) Cisco
5 10 (20.00%) NetApp
6 6 (12.00%) Dell
6 6 (12.00%) EMC
6 6 (12.00%) HP
7 5 (10.00%) Dell Compellent
8 4 (8.00%) Juniper
9 3 (6.00%) Apple
10 2 (4.00%) Qualys
11 1 (2.00%) 3PAR
11 1 (2.00%) Brocade
11 1 (2.00%) EqualLogic
11 1 (2.00%) Fujitsu
11 1 (2.00%) NETGEAR
11 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds
11 1 (2.00%) Veeam
11 1 (2.00%) ZyXEL
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