The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Hertfordshire / Hemel Hempstead
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 43 50
Rank change year-on-year +6 +7  
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 4 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 1.96% 0.65% 1.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.82% 1.55% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 6
Median salary £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.76% -  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +17.18% -1.53%  

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

Academic & Professional Certification
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 83 129 157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead 40.69% 41.88% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 66 115 123
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hemel Hempstead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 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 Hemel Hempstead

MCSA
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Salary trend for MCSA in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Hemel Hempstead region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) MCP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) SCOM
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement

MCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead 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 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Server Support
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Server Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Server Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Server Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Support
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
1 4 (100.00%) MCP
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware