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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 49 45 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 8 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 2.23% 0.33% 1.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.03% 0.57% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 3
Average salary £27,000 £32,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% +41.30%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
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
159 176 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 44.41% 57.33% 31.98%
Number of salaries quoted 150 164 70
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +64.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

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 1 July 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (100.00%) MCITP
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (85.71%) VMware
3 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
4 9 (64.29%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
5 8 (57.14%) CCNA
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (42.86%) MCSE
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
6 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (42.86%) SCCM
7 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (21.43%) SCOM
8 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (21.43%) SQL
8 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
9 2 (14.29%) JD Edwards
9 2 (14.29%) .NET
9 2 (14.29%) SAP
9 2 (14.29%) ERP
9 2 (14.29%) DHCP

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (42.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DHCP
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) Server Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Help Desk Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Technical Support Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Technical Support
4 3 (21.43%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Systems Support Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Systems Support
6 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
2 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
2 2 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (100.00%) MCITP
2 8 (57.14%) CCNA
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (42.86%) MCSE
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (64.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) SCCM
2 3 (21.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) JD Edwards
3 2 (14.29%) SAP