The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bournemouth region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 56 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 11 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 2.28% 1.71% -
As % of the Qualifications category 13.92% 5.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 0
Average salary £22,000 £38,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Qualifications Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
79 126 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 16.39% 30.81% 24.31%
Number of salaries quoted 63 101 50
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSA
Dorset

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 15 (83.33%) MCP
3 15 (83.33%) Windows
4 14 (77.78%) Windows 7
5 13 (72.22%) DNS
6 12 (66.67%) DHCP
6 12 (66.67%) TCP/IP
7 11 (61.11%) Windows 8
7 11 (61.11%) ServiceNow
7 11 (61.11%) Degree
7 11 (61.11%) ITIL
7 11 (61.11%) Remedy
8 10 (55.56%) Firewall
9 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
10 6 (33.33%) MS Office
10 6 (33.33%) MCSE
10 6 (33.33%) MCITP
11 5 (27.78%) Performance Management
12 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
12 4 (22.22%) VMware
12 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
12 4 (22.22%) WAN
13 3 (16.67%) LAN
13 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
13 3 (16.67%) SQL Server

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) DNS
2 12 (66.67%) DHCP
2 12 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 10 (55.56%) Firewall
4 4 (22.22%) WAN
5 3 (16.67%) LAN
5 3 (16.67%) IP Telephony
5 3 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Analyst
2 12 (66.67%) Service Analyst
3 11 (61.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Team Leader
4 3 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
4 3 (16.67%) IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) Services Delivery Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Network Support
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Network Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 11 (61.11%) Windows 8
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Phone
6 2 (11.11%) Android
6 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Performance Management
3 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (83.33%) MCP
3 11 (61.11%) Degree
4 6 (33.33%) MCITP
4 6 (33.33%) MCSE
5 3 (16.67%) A+ Certification
5 3 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (5.56%) MCTS
6 1 (5.56%) CCNP
6 1 (5.56%) CCNA
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) BlackBerry Internet Service
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) Remedy
2 11 (61.11%) ServiceNow
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) Sophos
4 3 (16.67%) HP
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (11.11%) Apple
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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