The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 64 66 76
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 4 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.69% 2.61% 1.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.65% 10.18% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 16
Median salary - £35,000 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +19.65%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
MCSA
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
86 167 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 14.80% 25.61% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 64 105 153
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing MCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

MCSA
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Dorset

MCSA
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +11 4 - -
MCSA
South West

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing MCSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Clustering
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) SCOM
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) iPad
3 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Exchange Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Operations Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Wintel Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
1 4 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
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