The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Farnborough with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 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 / Farnborough
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 - 39
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 1 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 0.41% - 4.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.12% - 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 17
Median salary £32,500 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 - £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,750 - £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £31,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +20.63% -10.00%  

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 Farnborough.

Academic & Professional Certification
Farnborough
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 89 118 118
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 36.18% 33.05% 33.43%
Number of salaries quoted 181 203 337
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £22,750 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSA in Farnborough

MCSA
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Salary trend for MCSA in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 28 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Dell Compellent
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS

MCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Dell Compellent