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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 52 55
Rank change year-on-year -19 +3  
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 1 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.17% 3.20% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.39% 7.52% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 3
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +87.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £31,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +23.80% -7.35%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke.

Academic & Professional Certification
Basingstoke
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 257 226 122
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 44.08% 42.56% 25.68%
Number of salaries quoted 221 175 109
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing MCSA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) DTS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange

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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DTS
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft