The first table below looks at the demand for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.09% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £25,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Qualifications Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
107 114 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 23.36% 26.51% 41.34%
Number of salaries quoted 102 102 106
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSA
Hampshire

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

MCSA
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Portsmouth

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) ProCurve
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Clustering
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (20.00%) SAN

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (20.00%) Senior DBA
1 1 (20.00%) Senior SQL DBA
1 1 (20.00%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V2
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
1 1 (20.00%) VB
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) ProCurve
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday