Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +99
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.88% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.02% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Portsmouth median annual salary £37,000 - -
Hampshire median annual salary £37,250 £35,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +6.43% -20.00% +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 Portsmouth with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 199 144 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 29.26% 22.02% 26.55%
Number of salaries quoted 146 136 181
Portsmouth median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £54,375 £54,750
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.61% -2.35% +1.19%

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSA in Portsmouth

MCSA
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for MCSA in Portsmouth

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSA in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for MCSA in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) SCOM
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) WSUS
2 4 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 4 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Clustering
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) Trend Micro
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (66.67%) Varonis
2 4 (66.67%) DatAdvantage

MCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 4 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (66.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) OLAP
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Server Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Business Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL BI Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SSAS Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SSRS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Capacity Management
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Management
1 4 (66.67%) Security Patching
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) DatAdvantage
1 4 (66.67%) Failover Clustering
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
1 4 (66.67%) SCOM
1 4 (66.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Trend Micro
2 4 (66.67%) Varonis
2 4 (66.67%) VMware