The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 59 55 52
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 12 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 2.23% 4.45% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.89% 17.09% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 2
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £34,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £34,000 £37,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
MCSA
Dorset

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

Qualifications Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
135 117 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 25.05% 26.06% 25.09%
Number of salaries quoted 48 110 54
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £41,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

MCSA
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Bournemouth

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 38 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (92.11%) MCSE
3 27 (71.05%) Microsoft
3 27 (71.05%) Windows
4 24 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (63.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (63.16%) Windows Server
5 20 (52.63%) C
6 18 (47.37%) MCP
7 15 (39.47%) EMC
7 15 (39.47%) Citrix
7 15 (39.47%) CCA
7 15 (39.47%) Citrix Certification
7 15 (39.47%) CCEA
7 15 (39.47%) MS Excel
7 15 (39.47%) MS Exchange
7 15 (39.47%) VMware
7 15 (39.47%) AppSense
7 15 (39.47%) SAN
7 15 (39.47%) Project Management
7 15 (39.47%) Presales
7 15 (39.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (39.47%) XenApp
7 15 (39.47%) CCEE
8 12 (31.58%) Windows 7
8 12 (31.58%) Windows 8
8 12 (31.58%) ITIL
9 11 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (28.95%) Driving Licence
10 10 (26.32%) DBS Check

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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.

Application Platforms
1 15 (39.47%) MS Exchange
2 9 (23.68%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (39.47%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) SAN
2 9 (23.68%) Internet
3 3 (7.89%) DHCP
3 3 (7.89%) DNS
3 3 (7.89%) Firewall
3 3 (7.89%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Consultant
1 15 (39.47%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 12 (31.58%) Analyst
2 12 (31.58%) IT Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) IT Support
3 9 (23.68%) IT Support Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) Support Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (18.42%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) IT Technician
6 5 (13.16%) Help Desk Supervisor
6 5 (13.16%) IT Supervisor
7 2 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Service Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Help Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (28.95%) Driving Licence
2 9 (23.68%) iPad
3 6 (15.79%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 27 (71.05%) Windows
2 24 (63.16%) Windows Server
2 24 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 24 (63.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (31.58%) Windows 7
3 12 (31.58%) Windows 8
4 9 (23.68%) Apple iOS
4 9 (23.68%) Mac OS X
4 9 (23.68%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Presales
1 15 (39.47%) Project Management
2 12 (31.58%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) C
2 9 (23.68%) Java
2 9 (23.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (92.11%) MCSE
3 18 (47.37%) MCP
4 15 (39.47%) CCA
4 15 (39.47%) CCEA
4 15 (39.47%) CCEE
4 15 (39.47%) Citrix Certification
4 15 (39.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (26.32%) DBS Check
6 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
7 3 (7.89%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (39.47%) XenApp
2 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (71.05%) Microsoft
2 15 (39.47%) AppSense
2 15 (39.47%) Citrix
2 15 (39.47%) EMC
2 15 (39.47%) VMware
3 3 (7.89%) Remedy
3 3 (7.89%) ServiceNow
Bournemouth, Dorset
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