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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
South East / Hampshire
Rank 154 142 142
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 15 44 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.52% 1.33% 1.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.56% 3.84% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 44 52
Median salary £42,500 £35,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.88% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £25,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%

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
962 1145 1315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 33.45% 34.59% 34.49%
Number of salaries quoted 751 960 1113
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 28 February 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 28 February 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 7 £50,000 +17.64%
Fareham -5 3 - - 1
Basingstoke -3 1 £45,000 -14.28%
Farnborough -4 1 - - 1
MCSA
South East

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 49 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (93.88%) Microsoft
3 40 (81.63%) Windows
3 40 (81.63%) MCSE
4 39 (79.59%) VMware
5 35 (71.43%) Active Directory
6 34 (69.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 33 (67.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (44.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (42.86%) ITIL
10 19 (38.78%) MS Excel
11 17 (34.69%) GAP Analysis
11 17 (34.69%) PCI DSS
11 17 (34.69%) Information Security
11 17 (34.69%) Nessus
11 17 (34.69%) WSUS
11 17 (34.69%) Qualys
11 17 (34.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2003
13 15 (30.61%) Hyper-V
14 14 (28.57%) SaaS
14 14 (28.57%) Information Assurance
14 14 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (28.57%) SIEM
14 14 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
14 14 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
14 14 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
14 14 (28.57%) GCIH
14 14 (28.57%) GIAC
14 14 (28.57%) Change Management

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 14 (28.57%) IIS
2 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
4 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (38.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) MS Office
3 3 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.57%) SaaS
2 12 (24.49%) Office 365
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) LAN
1 7 (14.29%) SAN
1 7 (14.29%) WAN
2 5 (10.20%) Firewall
3 4 (8.16%) DHCP
4 3 (6.12%) DNS
4 3 (6.12%) VoIP
5 2 (4.08%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) DTS
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (26.53%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Electronics
2 4 (8.16%) Military
3 3 (6.12%) Law
4 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Administrator
2 17 (34.69%) Windows Administrator
3 7 (14.29%) Consultant
3 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Project Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Technical Leader
5 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Developer
5 3 (6.12%) DevOps Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) IT Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Service Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Service Desk Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) Technical Support
6 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Service Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 14 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (10.20%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.16%) Driving Licence
4 3 (6.12%) PKI
4 3 (6.12%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.04%) Clustering
5 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (81.63%) Windows
2 33 (67.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (44.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (24.49%) Windows Server
6 5 (10.20%) Windows 7
6 5 (10.20%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.12%) Data ONTAP
7 3 (6.12%) Windows 10
7 3 (6.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) ITIL
2 17 (34.69%) GAP Analysis
2 17 (34.69%) Information Security
2 17 (34.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 14 (28.57%) Change Management
3 14 (28.57%) Information Assurance
3 14 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 14 (28.57%) Security Operations
3 14 (28.57%) Server Hardening
3 14 (28.57%) SIEM
3 14 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 14 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
4 13 (26.53%) B2B
4 13 (26.53%) Line Management
4 13 (26.53%) Risk Management
5 5 (10.20%) Release Management
5 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.12%) DevOps
7 1 (2.04%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.04%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) SQL
2 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (81.63%) MCSE
3 14 (28.57%) GCIH
3 14 (28.57%) GIAC
4 11 (22.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (18.37%) CCNA
5 9 (18.37%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (14.29%) CCA
6 7 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (12.24%) A+ Certification
7 6 (12.24%) MCITP
7 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
8 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
9 4 (8.16%) HNC
9 4 (8.16%) HND
9 4 (8.16%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (6.12%) NCDA
11 2 (4.08%) MCP
11 2 (4.08%) MCTS
12 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (34.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 34 (69.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (30.61%) Hyper-V
4 7 (14.29%) XenApp
5 3 (6.12%) vSphere
6 2 (4.08%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (34.69%) Nessus
1 17 (34.69%) WSUS
2 3 (6.12%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 46 (93.88%) Microsoft
2 39 (79.59%) VMware
3 17 (34.69%) Qualys
4 13 (26.53%) TOWER Software
5 8 (16.33%) Dell
5 8 (16.33%) NetApp
6 7 (14.29%) Cisco
6 7 (14.29%) Citrix
7 5 (10.20%) CA
7 5 (10.20%) Dell Compellent
7 5 (10.20%) Juniper
8 3 (6.12%) Apple
8 3 (6.12%) BMC
8 3 (6.12%) EMC
8 3 (6.12%) Remedy
8 3 (6.12%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.04%) Draytek
9 1 (2.04%) HP
9 1 (2.04%) NETGEAR
9 1 (2.04%) ZyXEL
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