The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 33 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 1.96% - 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.17% - 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.76%
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 Poole region.

Qualifications Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
58 33 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 37.91% 30.84% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 56 33 17
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the Poole region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

MCSA
Salary Trend in Poole

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

MCSA Salary Trend in Poole

MCSA
Salary Histogram in Poole

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the Poole region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

MCSA Salary Histogram in Poole

MCSA
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (100.00%) MCITP
1 7 (100.00%) PKI
1 7 (100.00%) SCCM
1 7 (100.00%) SCOM
1 7 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
1 7 (100.00%) SCOrch
1 7 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 7 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Consultant
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) IT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) SCCM
1 7 (100.00%) SCOM
1 7 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 7 (100.00%) SCOrch
1 7 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft