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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 55 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 18 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 3.98% 1.98% -
As % of the Qualifications category 13.53% 9.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 0
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.79%
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
133 54 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 29.42% 21.43% 21.23%
Number of salaries quoted 121 46 28
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,800 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
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
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 23 (95.83%) MCSE
3 21 (87.50%) Active Directory
4 19 (79.17%) MS Excel
4 19 (79.17%) C#
4 19 (79.17%) SQL
4 19 (79.17%) .NET
4 19 (79.17%) SQL Server
4 19 (79.17%) IIS
4 19 (79.17%) MS Office
4 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET
5 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (16.67%) Firewall
5 4 (16.67%) Cisco
5 4 (16.67%) Citrix
5 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (16.67%) CCNA
5 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.33%) Internet
6 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
6 2 (8.33%) DNS
6 2 (8.33%) VoIP
6 2 (8.33%) DHCP
6 2 (8.33%) VCP4
6 2 (8.33%) PABX
6 2 (8.33%) Local Government
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 8

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (79.17%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (79.17%) MS Excel
1 19 (79.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
1 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) VoIP
2 2 (8.33%) DHCP
2 2 (8.33%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (79.17%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Analyst
2 19 (79.17%) Support Analyst
3 10 (41.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 10 (41.67%) Applications Support
3 10 (41.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (79.17%) .NET
1 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (4.17%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) C#
1 19 (79.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (95.83%) MCSE
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (16.67%) CCNA
4 2 (8.33%) VCP4
5 1 (4.17%) Degree
5 1 (4.17%) MCP
System Software
1 21 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco
2 4 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Remedy
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