Period
to 17 August 2018

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 17 August 2018 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 99 78
Rank change year-on-year -26 -21 +2
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 7 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.43% 0.46% 2.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.12% 1.09% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 22
Basingstoke median annual salary £34,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.82% +4.94% +29.60%
10th Percentile £31,825 £30,600 £36,250
90th Percentile £38,750 £45,150 £50,250
Hampshire median annual salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -3.08% - -23.53%

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 623 460 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 38.03% 41.97% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 482 398 357
Basingstoke median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +13.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £31,888 £28,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £69,875 £61,250 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -4.76%

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

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT jobs citing MCSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Legal
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (71.43%) CompTIA Security+
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) Network+ Certification
3 5 (71.43%) A+ Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Network Security
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) MCSE
6 2 (28.57%) LAN
6 2 (28.57%) WAN
6 2 (28.57%) VPN
6 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 2 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (28.57%) Wireless
6 2 (28.57%) Project Management
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 2 (28.57%) GDPR
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 2 (28.57%) Server Management
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (14.29%) SCCM

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 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (85.71%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Server Management
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) A+ Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (71.43%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (28.57%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) iManage