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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 148 155 160
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 39 32 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.05% 0.80% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.94% 2.08% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 22
Average salary £36,250 £30,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -26.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £35,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
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
1327 1542 1269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.87% 38.33% 35.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1069 1304 972
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -2 19 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Farnborough +7 11 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Fareham +20 6 £24,500 -10.90%
Basingstoke +14 1 £45,000 +44.00%
Portsmouth - 1 £24,000 -
MCSA
South East

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 85 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 66 (77.65%) VMware
3 63 (74.12%) MCSE
4 54 (63.53%) Windows
5 52 (61.18%) Microsoft
6 49 (57.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 47 (55.29%) HP
8 37 (43.53%) Cisco
9 36 (42.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 35 (41.18%) Hyper-V
11 34 (40.00%) vSphere
12 33 (38.82%) Microsoft Azure
12 33 (38.82%) Office 365
12 33 (38.82%) Cisco Certification
12 33 (38.82%) NetApp
12 33 (38.82%) CCNA
13 31 (36.47%) Active Directory
14 29 (34.12%) Private Cloud
14 29 (34.12%) vCloud
15 26 (30.59%) ITIL
16 25 (29.41%) MS Exchange
17 24 (28.24%) Windows Server 2008
18 23 (27.06%) MCP
18 23 (27.06%) SQL Server
18 23 (27.06%) MCITP
19 22 (25.88%) MS Office
19 22 (25.88%) Citrix
20 21 (24.71%) MS Excel
20 21 (24.71%) SLA
21 18 (21.18%) Windows Server 2012

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 25 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 15 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
2 15 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (4.71%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (4.71%) Lync
5 4 (4.71%) IIS
5 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 22 (25.88%) MS Office
2 21 (24.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (38.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 33 (38.82%) Office 365
2 4 (4.71%) IaaS
3 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.94%) SAN
1 11 (12.94%) Firewall
2 6 (7.06%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.88%) SNMP
4 4 (4.71%) Unified Communications
5 3 (3.53%) VPN
5 3 (3.53%) DNS
5 3 (3.53%) LAN
6 1 (1.18%) WAN
6 1 (1.18%) DHCP
6 1 (1.18%) IPv6
6 1 (1.18%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (27.06%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.41%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.18%) Redis
3 1 (1.18%) Infinispan
3 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) WinDbg
General
1 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 33 (38.82%) Consultant
2 18 (21.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (17.65%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 15 (17.65%) Senior Consultant
3 15 (17.65%) Technical Consultant
3 15 (17.65%) Cloud Engineer
4 14 (16.47%) Cloud Consultant
5 13 (15.29%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (14.12%) Support Engineer
7 10 (11.76%) Server Engineer
8 8 (9.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (5.88%) IT Administrator
9 5 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Data Centre Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Administrator
10 4 (4.71%) Server Support Specialist
10 4 (4.71%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.71%) Server Support
10 4 (4.71%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.18%) COM
1 1 (1.18%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (34.12%) Private Cloud
2 4 (4.71%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.18%) CMDB
3 1 (1.18%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.18%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.18%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (1.18%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 54 (63.53%) Windows
2 24 (28.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (21.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (12.94%) Linux
6 8 (9.41%) Windows XP
6 8 (9.41%) Windows 8
7 6 (7.06%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (4.71%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.71%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.59%) ITIL
2 16 (18.82%) Service Management
3 12 (14.12%) Migration
4 8 (9.41%) Change Management
5 5 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (4.71%) Configuration Management
6 4 (4.71%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (2.35%) ERP
8 1 (1.18%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.18%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.18%) Network Management
8 1 (1.18%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.18%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (1.18%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.18%) CRM
8 1 (1.18%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.18%) ITSM
8 1 (1.18%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.24%) SQL
1 7 (8.24%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.18%) Java
2 1 (1.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 85 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (74.12%) MCSE
3 36 (42.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 33 (38.82%) CCNA
4 33 (38.82%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (27.06%) MCP
5 23 (27.06%) MCITP
6 13 (15.29%) Degree
7 12 (14.12%) MCTS
8 11 (12.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 9 (10.59%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (9.41%) CCA
11 4 (4.71%) MCDST
12 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
12 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
13 2 (2.35%) CCENT
14 1 (1.18%) CCAA
14 1 (1.18%) A+ Certification
14 1 (1.18%) RHCT
14 1 (1.18%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (24.71%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (57.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (41.18%) Hyper-V
3 34 (40.00%) vSphere
4 31 (36.47%) Active Directory
5 29 (34.12%) vCloud
6 9 (10.59%) XenApp
7 4 (4.71%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.18%) Firmware
8 1 (1.18%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.18%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.18%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 6 (7.06%) Backup Exec
2 4 (4.71%) WMI
2 4 (4.71%) Windows Intune
3 1 (1.18%) WSUS
3 1 (1.18%) Puppet
3 1 (1.18%) Nmap
3 1 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.18%) DameWare
3 1 (1.18%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 66 (77.65%) VMware
2 52 (61.18%) Microsoft
3 47 (55.29%) HP
4 37 (43.53%) Cisco
5 33 (38.82%) NetApp
6 22 (25.88%) Citrix
7 10 (11.76%) ProCurve
8 6 (7.06%) Symantec
9 4 (4.71%) Juniper
10 2 (2.35%) Oracle
11 1 (1.18%) Dell
11 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.18%) McAfee
11 1 (1.18%) Sophos
11 1 (1.18%) AppSense
11 1 (1.18%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.18%) Aastra
11 1 (1.18%) Veeam
11 1 (1.18%) F5
11 1 (1.18%) ServiceNow
Southampton, Hampshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Farnborough
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Farnborough
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago