The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Dorset / Bournemouth
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 - 54
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 2 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 0.97% - 2.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.76% - 12.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 13
Median salary £35,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £31,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +23.80% -7.35%  

MCSA is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bournemouth
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 42 25 101
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 20.29% 9.26% 23.17%
Number of salaries quoted 38 25 75
Median salary £34,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £22,300 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bournemouth citing MCSA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCSA in Bournemouth

MCSA
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Salary trend for MCSA in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) SCOM
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Clustering
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) Network Design
5 1 (20.00%) VLAN
5 1 (20.00%) Degree

MCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth 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 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Operations Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Clustering
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
1 4 (80.00%) SCOM
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) Draytek
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper