The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 57 24 48
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +24
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 5 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 1.08% 6.25% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.67% 21.28% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 2
Average salary £21,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.33% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.76%
MCSA
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Qualifications Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
107 94 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 23.21% 29.38% 42.72%
Number of salaries quoted 97 90 126
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

MCSA
Salary Trend in Bath

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Bath

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Bath region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Bath

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region citing MCSA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSA.

1 6 (100.00%) MCP
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL V3
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) HND
4 3 (50.00%) C
4 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) DTV
6 1 (16.67%) SAP
6 1 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) DHCP
6 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (16.67%) DNS
6 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (16.67%) CWNA
6 1 (16.67%) Electronics
6 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (16.67%) Network+ Certification

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region citing MCSA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) IT Support
2 3 (50.00%) Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
4 1 (16.67%) IT Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) MCP
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) HND
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) CWNA
4 1 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (16.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) VMware