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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 142 150 178
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +28
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 45 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.17% 0.67% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.28% 2.05% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 41 22 15
Average salary £34,000 £22,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.11% -41.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £29,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
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
1372 1075 1623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.78% 32.90% 38.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1147 897 1324
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Southampton +13 16 £45,000 +57.89% 1
Fareham 0 8 £18,750 -41.40% 2
Basingstoke - 5 £65,000 -
Aldershot - 2 £22,500 -
Winchester -9 1 £21,500 -6.52%
Portsmouth -23 1 £34,000 +76.62%
Andover - 1 £28,000 - 1
MCSA
South East

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 97 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 70 (72.16%) Microsoft
3 66 (68.04%) Windows
4 59 (60.82%) VMware
5 55 (56.70%) MS Exchange
6 49 (50.52%) MCSE
7 38 (39.18%) HP
8 37 (38.14%) ITIL
8 37 (38.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 37 (38.14%) Hyper-V
9 36 (37.11%) MS Office
9 36 (37.11%) Cisco
10 33 (34.02%) SLA
11 32 (32.99%) MS Excel
11 32 (32.99%) Windows Server 2012
12 31 (31.96%) Active Directory
13 30 (30.93%) Citrix
14 29 (29.90%) MCTS
14 29 (29.90%) VMware Infrastructure
15 26 (26.80%) Exchange Server 2010
16 25 (25.77%) MCITP
16 25 (25.77%) Cisco Certification
16 25 (25.77%) CCNA
17 24 (24.74%) Windows XP
17 24 (24.74%) Exchange Server 2007
18 19 (19.59%) Lync
18 19 (19.59%) Windows 8
19 18 (18.56%) Office 365
19 18 (18.56%) Microsoft Azure
19 18 (18.56%) vSphere

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 55 (56.70%) MS Exchange
2 26 (26.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (24.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (19.59%) Lync
5 17 (17.53%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (9.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (7.22%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (5.15%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (5.15%) SharePoint
8 5 (5.15%) IIS
Applications
1 36 (37.11%) MS Office
2 32 (32.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.56%) Office 365
1 18 (18.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.53%) SAN
2 11 (11.34%) TCP/IP
3 9 (9.28%) DHCP
3 9 (9.28%) LAN
3 9 (9.28%) DNS
4 8 (8.25%) Unified Communications
5 7 (7.22%) Firewall
6 5 (5.15%) SNMP
7 4 (4.12%) VoIP
7 4 (4.12%) NAS
8 3 (3.09%) iSCSI
8 3 (3.09%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.03%) VPN
9 1 (1.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) WinDbg
General
1 3 (3.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (35.05%) Support Engineer
2 18 (18.56%) Consultant
3 16 (16.49%) Administrator
4 13 (13.40%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (10.31%) Analyst
6 9 (9.28%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (8.25%) Cloud Engineer
7 8 (8.25%) Cloud Consultant
7 8 (8.25%) Network Administrator
8 7 (7.22%) Server Engineer
8 7 (7.22%) Support Analyst
9 6 (6.19%) Server Support
9 6 (6.19%) Messaging Administrator
9 6 (6.19%) Service Analyst
9 6 (6.19%) Service Desk Analyst
9 6 (6.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.15%) IT Support
10 5 (5.15%) IT Support Engineer
10 5 (5.15%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (5.15%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.28%) Blackberry
2 4 (4.12%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (3.09%) Fat Client
3 3 (3.09%) Life Science
3 3 (3.09%) CCTV
3 3 (3.09%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.06%) AS400
5 1 (1.03%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 66 (68.04%) Windows
2 37 (38.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (32.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (24.74%) Windows XP
5 19 (19.59%) Windows 8
6 15 (15.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (15.46%) Windows 7
7 7 (7.22%) Windows Vista
8 6 (6.19%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (3.09%) UNIX
9 3 (3.09%) Linux
10 2 (2.06%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (38.14%) ITIL
2 18 (18.56%) Change Management
3 13 (13.40%) Migration
4 7 (7.22%) CRM
5 6 (6.19%) Service Management
6 5 (5.15%) Problem Management
6 5 (5.15%) Time Management
6 5 (5.15%) Workflow
6 5 (5.15%) Service Delivery
6 5 (5.15%) Project Management
7 3 (3.09%) Performance Management
7 3 (3.09%) Software Deployment
7 3 (3.09%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.06%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (2.06%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.03%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.03%) ITSM
9 1 (1.03%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.25%) PowerShell
1 8 (8.25%) SQL
2 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 97 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (50.52%) MCSE
3 29 (29.90%) MCTS
4 25 (25.77%) MCITP
4 25 (25.77%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (25.77%) CCNA
5 18 (18.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 17 (17.53%) MCP
7 11 (11.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 9 (9.28%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (8.25%) CCA
10 6 (6.19%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (5.15%) Degree
12 4 (4.12%) A+ Certification
12 4 (4.12%) MCDST
13 3 (3.09%) MOS
14 1 (1.03%) CCENT
14 1 (1.03%) NCDA
14 1 (1.03%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (34.02%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (38.14%) Hyper-V
2 31 (31.96%) Active Directory
3 29 (29.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (18.56%) vSphere
5 13 (13.40%) vCloud
6 9 (9.28%) XenApp
7 4 (4.12%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.03%) BlackBerry Internet Service
9 1 (1.03%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.03%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (7.22%) Backup Exec
2 6 (6.19%) SCOM
3 5 (5.15%) Windows Intune
4 4 (4.12%) WMI
5 1 (1.03%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.03%) DameWare
5 1 (1.03%) WSUS
5 1 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 70 (72.16%) Microsoft
2 59 (60.82%) VMware
3 38 (39.18%) HP
4 36 (37.11%) Cisco
5 30 (30.93%) Citrix
6 18 (18.56%) NetApp
7 11 (11.34%) ProCurve
8 6 (6.19%) Avaya
8 6 (6.19%) Symantec
8 6 (6.19%) Remedy
8 6 (6.19%) LANDesk
9 5 (5.15%) Juniper
9 5 (5.15%) Oracle
9 5 (5.15%) Dell
10 3 (3.09%) Veeam
11 1 (1.03%) Aastra
11 1 (1.03%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.03%) AppSense
11 1 (1.03%) McAfee
11 1 (1.03%) Sophos
Fareham, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £17000 - £20500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Andover
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £31000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago