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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Dorset / Bournemouth
Rank 31 66 61
Rank change year-on-year +35 -5  
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 3 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 1.99% 0.69% 3.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.04% 3.00% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 15
Median salary £19,500 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% -4.41%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.61% +4.61%  

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 23 100 131
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 15.23% 23.04% 28.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20 36 116
Median salary £60,000 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +76.47% -15.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8

MCSA
Top Related 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Operations Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Operations Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
Bournemouth, Dorset
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: MARKET SALARY
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