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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 135 149 156
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +7
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 44 48 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.32% 1.23% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.82% 3.49% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 43 44 21
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% +38.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £32,000
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
1153 1376 1162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 34.70% 35.31% 34.03%
Number of salaries quoted 963 1151 962
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +3.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £59,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
Fareham +9 12 £25,500 +36.00%
Southampton -10 12 £42,500 +21.42%
Basingstoke +13 7 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Aldershot +9 5 £36,500 +62.22%
Havant - 5 £34,000 -
Winchester +5 1 £42,500 +97.67% 2
Farnborough - 1 £27,500 - 1
MCSA
South East

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 64 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (87.50%) VMware
3 47 (73.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (68.75%) MCSE
5 42 (65.63%) Windows
6 36 (56.25%) HP
7 34 (53.13%) Active Directory
7 34 (53.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 32 (50.00%) NetApp
8 32 (50.00%) Microsoft
9 31 (48.44%) CCNA
9 31 (48.44%) Cisco Certification
10 28 (43.75%) Cisco
10 28 (43.75%) ITIL
11 24 (37.50%) MCITP
11 24 (37.50%) vSphere
12 23 (35.94%) Hyper-V
13 22 (34.38%) Office 365
14 21 (32.81%) Windows Server
14 21 (32.81%) MS Excel
14 21 (32.81%) MS Exchange
14 21 (32.81%) Citrix
15 19 (29.69%) EMC
16 18 (28.13%) WAN
17 17 (26.56%) LAN
17 17 (26.56%) MCTS
18 15 (23.44%) Telecoms
18 15 (23.44%) Private Cloud
18 15 (23.44%) vCloud
18 15 (23.44%) Microsoft Azure

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 21 (32.81%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (3.13%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 21 (32.81%) MS Excel
2 10 (15.63%) MS Office
3 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (34.38%) Office 365
2 15 (23.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.81%) SaaS
4 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (28.13%) WAN
2 17 (26.56%) LAN
3 14 (21.88%) SAN
4 11 (17.19%) Firewall
4 11 (17.19%) VPN
5 7 (10.94%) NAS
6 5 (7.81%) DNS
7 4 (6.25%) MPLS
7 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
8 3 (4.69%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (4.69%) VoIP
9 2 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (3.13%) VLAN
10 1 (1.56%) ADSL
10 1 (1.56%) DHCP
10 1 (1.56%) HTTP
10 1 (1.56%) IPsec
10 1 (1.56%) OSPF
10 1 (1.56%) RIP
10 1 (1.56%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (23.44%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.81%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.13%) Finance
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (23.44%) Consultant
2 14 (21.88%) 2nd Line Support
2 14 (21.88%) Cloud Consultant
2 14 (21.88%) Cloud Engineer
3 13 (20.31%) Support Engineer
4 12 (18.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 11 (17.19%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (14.06%) Architect
7 7 (10.94%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (9.38%) Data Architect
8 6 (9.38%) Data Centre Architect
8 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 5 (7.81%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 5 (7.81%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (7.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (7.81%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 5 (7.81%) Analyst
9 5 (7.81%) Data Centre Specialist
9 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) .NET
1 1 (1.56%) COM
1 1 (1.56%) CSS
1 1 (1.56%) HTML
1 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Private Cloud
2 10 (15.63%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.81%) User Experience
4 5 (7.81%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (1.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 42 (65.63%) Windows
2 21 (32.81%) Windows Server
3 9 (14.06%) Linux
4 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.81%) Unix
5 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.25%) Windows XP
7 3 (4.69%) Mac OS
7 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.13%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) ITIL
2 12 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (17.19%) High Availability
3 11 (17.19%) Ticket Management
4 9 (14.06%) Service Management
5 8 (12.50%) ITSM
6 7 (10.94%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (10.94%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (10.94%) TOGAF
7 6 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (7.81%) ERP
9 4 (6.25%) Network Design
10 3 (4.69%) Presales
11 2 (3.13%) Project Planning
12 1 (1.56%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (1.56%) Change Management
12 1 (1.56%) Configuration Management
12 1 (1.56%) Incident Management
12 1 (1.56%) Migration
12 1 (1.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.38%) SQL
2 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.56%) C
4 1 (1.56%) C#
4 1 (1.56%) Java
4 1 (1.56%) Perl
4 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 64 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (68.75%) MCSE
3 34 (53.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 31 (48.44%) CCNA
4 31 (48.44%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (37.50%) MCITP
6 17 (26.56%) MCTS
7 13 (20.31%) CCA
7 13 (20.31%) Citrix Certification
8 11 (17.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 10 (15.63%) Degree
10 8 (12.50%) Security Cleared
11 7 (10.94%) NCDA
12 6 (9.38%) MCP
12 6 (9.38%) SC Cleared
13 5 (7.81%) NCSA
13 5 (7.81%) Network+ Certification
14 4 (6.25%) A+ Certification
14 4 (6.25%) CCNP
14 4 (6.25%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.75%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (73.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (53.13%) Active Directory
3 24 (37.50%) vSphere
4 23 (35.94%) Hyper-V
5 15 (23.44%) vCloud
6 3 (4.69%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.56%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) SCCM
2 3 (4.69%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.13%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 56 (87.50%) VMware
2 36 (56.25%) HP
3 32 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 32 (50.00%) NetApp
4 28 (43.75%) Cisco
5 21 (32.81%) Citrix
6 19 (29.69%) EMC
7 9 (14.06%) Oracle
8 3 (4.69%) F5
8 3 (4.69%) Fortinet
9 2 (3.13%) BMC
9 2 (3.13%) Intel
9 2 (3.13%) Remedy
9 2 (3.13%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.13%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.56%) Dell
10 1 (1.56%) IBM
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago