Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 90 72
Rank change year-on-year -7 -18 +37
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 6 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.52% 1.65% 1.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.54% 3.74% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 9
Basingstoke median annual salary £38,125 £46,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.01% -7.00% +81.82%
Hampshire median annual salary £37,250 £37,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year -0.67% -14.29% +78.57%

MCSA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Basingstoke
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 390 454 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 33.94% 44.03% 36.82%
Number of salaries quoted 346 387 221
Basingstoke median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -8.05% +2.35%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £69,875 £59,250 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -3.61% -2.35%

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing MCSA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for MCSA in Basingstoke

MCSA
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for MCSA in Basingstoke

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSA in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MCSA in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing MCSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) MCSE
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) CRM
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) Internet
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (50.00%) Facilities Management
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (50.00%) IaaS
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Office 365
4 3 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (50.00%) Runbook
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) DBS Check
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (33.33%) MCITP
5 2 (33.33%) MCP

MCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) IaaS
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) CRM
1 3 (50.00%) Facilities Management
1 3 (50.00%) Runbook
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) DBS Check
3 2 (33.33%) MCITP
3 2 (33.33%) MCP
4 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
4 1 (16.67%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft