The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 44 27 39
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 6 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 2.11% 2.29% 0.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.38% 4.84% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 2
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +59.09%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
MCSA
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hemel Hempstead region.

Qualifications Category
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
137 62 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 48.07% 47.33% 31.65%
Number of salaries quoted 114 39 65
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,400 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the Hemel Hempstead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

MCSA
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the Hemel Hempstead region.

MCSA Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 12 (100.00%) MCSE
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) MCITP
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
5 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 6 (50.00%) VMware
5 6 (50.00%) SCCM
5 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
6 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 4 (33.33%) MCDST
6 4 (33.33%) MCP
6 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (25.00%) SCOM
7 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (16.67%) Opsview
8 2 (16.67%) EqualLogic

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) VoIP
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Support
2 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Support
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) CCTV
2 2 (16.67%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) MCSE
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (83.33%) MCITP
3 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) MCP
3 4 (33.33%) MCDST
4 2 (16.67%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (8.33%) VCP4
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) SCCM
2 3 (25.00%) SCOM
3 2 (16.67%) Cacti
3 2 (16.67%) Opsview
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) Dell
3 2 (16.67%) JD Edwards