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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 58 62 52
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 14 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 3.10% 2.23% 1.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.08% 13.10% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 6
Average salary £35,000 £22,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.09% -43.22%
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
107 84 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 23.73% 17.04% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 70 68 104
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £21,050 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 July 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 25 (100.00%) MCSE
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 25 (100.00%) Citrix
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (96.00%) Windows
3 20 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 20 (80.00%) VMware
4 19 (76.00%) SAN
5 18 (72.00%) Project Management
5 18 (72.00%) CCA
5 18 (72.00%) Citrix Certification
5 18 (72.00%) CCEA
5 18 (72.00%) MS Exchange
5 18 (72.00%) MCP
5 18 (72.00%) EMC
5 18 (72.00%) AppSense
5 18 (72.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 18 (72.00%) XenApp
5 18 (72.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (72.00%) CCEE
5 18 (72.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (28.00%) Firewall
6 7 (28.00%) Cisco
6 7 (28.00%) CCNA
6 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (24.00%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (20.00%) PABX
8 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 5 (20.00%) VoIP

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 18 (72.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (80.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (76.00%) SAN
2 7 (28.00%) Firewall
3 5 (20.00%) PABX
3 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (20.00%) VoIP
4 4 (16.00%) Internet
5 1 (4.00%) WAN
5 1 (4.00%) DHCP
5 1 (4.00%) LAN
5 1 (4.00%) DNS
5 1 (4.00%) Wireless
5 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 4 (16.00%) Local Government
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Consultant
1 18 (72.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 5 (20.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Designer
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Designer
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.00%) Lead Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Design Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Design Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (72.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Project Management
2 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (24.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.00%) Network Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) MCSE
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (72.00%) CCA
2 18 (72.00%) Citrix Certification
2 18 (72.00%) CCEA
2 18 (72.00%) MCP
2 18 (72.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (72.00%) CCEE
3 7 (28.00%) CCNA
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.00%) CCNP
4 1 (4.00%) CCDA
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) XenApp
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 25 (100.00%) Citrix
2 20 (80.00%) VMware
3 18 (72.00%) EMC
3 18 (72.00%) AppSense
4 7 (28.00%) Cisco
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: benfits & training & car
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benfits & training & car
Posted: 5 days ago