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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 147 140 163
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +23
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 41 54 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.15% 1.36% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.29% 3.40% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 37 50 32
Average salary £42,500 £25,875 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.25% -0.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,000 £22,045
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,450 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
MCSA
South East

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
1247 1590 1318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 34.83% 40.12% 33.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1004 1266 1067
Average salary £41,500 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.74% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2015.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Hampshire

MCSA
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Farnborough -13 13 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Southampton -7 11 £45,000 +38.46%
Basingstoke +29 8 £20,000 -52.94% 1
Fareham +8 5 £23,000 -
MCSA
South East

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 82 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (75.61%) MCSE
2 62 (75.61%) VMware
3 55 (67.07%) Windows
4 47 (57.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 45 (54.88%) Microsoft
6 40 (48.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 39 (47.56%) Active Directory
8 31 (37.80%) HP
8 31 (37.80%) Hyper-V
9 29 (35.37%) Linux
9 29 (35.37%) MCP
10 28 (34.15%) SQL Server
10 28 (34.15%) NetApp
10 28 (34.15%) vSphere
10 28 (34.15%) Office 365
11 26 (31.71%) vCloud
11 26 (31.71%) Microsoft Azure
11 26 (31.71%) Private Cloud
11 26 (31.71%) MCITP
12 24 (29.27%) MS Excel
12 24 (29.27%) Cisco
13 23 (28.05%) MS Exchange
13 23 (28.05%) Cisco Certification
13 23 (28.05%) CCNA
14 22 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
15 19 (23.17%) SLA
16 18 (21.95%) Windows Server 2012
17 17 (20.73%) ITIL
18 16 (19.51%) SQL

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 23 (28.05%) MS Exchange
2 12 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (13.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (4.88%) Lync
7 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (29.27%) MS Excel
2 11 (13.41%) MS Office
3 2 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 28 (34.15%) Office 365
2 26 (31.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.20%) DNS
2 8 (9.76%) Firewall
2 8 (9.76%) VoIP
2 8 (9.76%) DHCP
3 7 (8.54%) TCP/IP
4 6 (7.32%) Ethernet
4 6 (7.32%) iSCSI
4 6 (7.32%) NAS
4 6 (7.32%) Unified Communications
4 6 (7.32%) SAN
5 4 (4.88%) VPN
6 2 (2.44%) IPsec
6 2 (2.44%) VLAN
6 2 (2.44%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (2.44%) MGW
7 1 (1.22%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (1.22%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (34.15%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.85%) SQL Server 2000
3 8 (9.76%) MySQL
4 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.22%) Redis
4 1 (1.22%) Infinispan
4 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (10.98%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.10%) Finance
3 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.44%) Marketing
4 1 (1.22%) Retail
4 1 (1.22%) Electronics
4 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 25 (30.49%) Consultant
2 18 (21.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (20.73%) Senior Consultant
4 16 (19.51%) Technical Consultant
5 14 (17.07%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 13 (15.85%) Analyst
6 13 (15.85%) Support Analyst
7 11 (13.41%) 1st Line Support
8 10 (12.20%) Cloud Engineer
9 9 (10.98%) Cloud Consultant
10 8 (9.76%) Support Engineer
10 8 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support
11 7 (8.54%) 1st Line Support Analyst
12 6 (7.32%) Desktop Analyst
12 6 (7.32%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 6 (7.32%) Desktop Support
13 5 (6.10%) Applications Support Analyst
13 5 (6.10%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 5 (6.10%) Technical Leader
13 5 (6.10%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) HTML
1 3 (3.66%) CSS
2 2 (2.44%) XML
3 1 (1.22%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 26 (31.71%) Private Cloud
2 6 (7.32%) Life Science
2 6 (7.32%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (4.88%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.22%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.22%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 55 (67.07%) Windows
2 29 (35.37%) Linux
3 22 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (21.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (18.29%) Windows XP
6 10 (12.20%) Windows 7
6 10 (12.20%) Windows 8
7 9 (10.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (7.32%) Windows Vista
8 6 (7.32%) UNIX
9 5 (6.10%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.22%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.73%) ITIL
2 13 (15.85%) Service Management
3 10 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (7.32%) Performance Management
4 6 (7.32%) Software Deployment
5 3 (3.66%) ERP
5 3 (3.66%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.44%) Migration
6 2 (2.44%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (2.44%) Project Management
7 1 (1.22%) Line Management
7 1 (1.22%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.22%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.22%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.22%) Supplier Management
7 1 (1.22%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (1.22%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (1.22%) Network Management
7 1 (1.22%) Change Management
7 1 (1.22%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.51%) SQL
2 12 (14.63%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.44%) Java
4 1 (1.22%) Perl
4 1 (1.22%) PHP
4 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 82 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (75.61%) MCSE
3 40 (48.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 29 (35.37%) MCP
5 26 (31.71%) MCITP
6 23 (28.05%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (28.05%) CCNA
7 10 (12.20%) SC Cleared
7 10 (12.20%) Security Cleared
8 9 (10.98%) Degree
9 6 (7.32%) MOS
9 6 (7.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (6.10%) A+ Certification
11 3 (3.66%) CCENT
11 3 (3.66%) MCTS
12 2 (2.44%) MCDST
13 1 (1.22%) RHCT
13 1 (1.22%) NCDA
13 1 (1.22%) CCDP
13 1 (1.22%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (23.17%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (57.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (47.56%) Active Directory
3 31 (37.80%) Hyper-V
4 28 (34.15%) vSphere
5 26 (31.71%) vCloud
6 1 (1.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.22%) Puppet
2 1 (1.22%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.22%) Nmap
Vendors
1 62 (75.61%) VMware
2 45 (54.88%) Microsoft
3 31 (37.80%) HP
4 28 (34.15%) NetApp
5 24 (29.27%) Cisco
6 7 (8.54%) Citrix
7 6 (7.32%) Oracle
8 5 (6.10%) ProCurve
9 3 (3.66%) SonicWALL
10 2 (2.44%) EMC
10 2 (2.44%) Remedy
10 2 (2.44%) Sonus
10 2 (2.44%) Dialogic
10 2 (2.44%) BMC
11 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.22%) Dell
11 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.22%) F5
Basingstoke, Hampshire
NES IT
Salary: Good salary
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough
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Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
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