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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 53 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 20 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 4.32% 0.72% -
As % of the Qualifications category 16.39% 2.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 0
Average salary £34,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
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
122 71 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 26.35% 25.54% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 115 56 30
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £32,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (95.24%) Active Directory
2 20 (95.24%) MCSE
3 19 (90.48%) MS Excel
3 19 (90.48%) C#
3 19 (90.48%) SQL
3 19 (90.48%) .NET
3 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
3 19 (90.48%) IIS
3 19 (90.48%) MS Office
3 19 (90.48%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) DNS
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) CCNA
5 1 (4.76%) VoIP
5 1 (4.76%) DHCP
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) MCP
5 1 (4.76%) Firewall
5 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Degree
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.76%) Internet
5 1 (4.76%) Remedy

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 19 (90.48%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (90.48%) MS Excel
1 19 (90.48%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) VoIP
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Analyst
2 19 (90.48%) Support Analyst
3 10 (47.62%) Applications Support
3 10 (47.62%) Applications Support Analyst
4 9 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) .NET
1 19 (90.48%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.76%) ITIL
1 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) C#
1 19 (90.48%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (95.24%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) MCP
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 20 (95.24%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) Citrix
2 1 (4.76%) Remedy
2 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow