The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 64 56 51
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 28 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.61% 2.50% 1.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.39% 10.66% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 27 11 9
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +92.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £55,000 £30,200
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -4.10%
MCSE
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
226 122 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 29.16% 23.51% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 199 95 125
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,300 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,500 £50,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

MCSE
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Dorset

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Dorset

MCSE
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -1 23 £35,000 +4.47% 2
Poole -22 4 £37,500 -26.82%
MCSE
South West

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing MCSE 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 MCSE.

1 80 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 80 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 75 (93.75%) Windows
3 58 (72.50%) MS Excel
4 55 (68.75%) Citrix
5 51 (63.75%) VMware
6 50 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 49 (61.25%) CCA
7 49 (61.25%) Citrix Certification
8 48 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 44 (55.00%) MCSA
10 38 (47.50%) MS Exchange
11 36 (45.00%) SAN
11 36 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 35 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
13 31 (38.75%) CCEE
13 31 (38.75%) Project Management
13 31 (38.75%) AppSense
13 31 (38.75%) CCEA
13 31 (38.75%) EMC
14 29 (36.25%) Lync
14 29 (36.25%) vSphere
15 28 (35.00%) XenDesktop
15 28 (35.00%) NetScaler
16 27 (33.75%) Active Directory
17 24 (30.00%) TCP/IP
18 23 (28.75%) MCITP
19 22 (27.50%) Firewall
20 20 (25.00%) SQL Server
20 20 (25.00%) XenApp

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing MCSE 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 MCSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (47.50%) MS Exchange
2 29 (36.25%) Lync
3 19 (23.75%) IIS
4 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 58 (72.50%) MS Excel
2 19 (23.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) Office 365
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (45.00%) SAN
2 28 (35.00%) NetScaler
3 24 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 22 (27.50%) Firewall
5 13 (16.25%) LAN
5 13 (16.25%) WAN
6 3 (3.75%) VoIP
6 3 (3.75%) Internet
6 3 (3.75%) PABX
7 2 (2.50%) DNS
7 2 (2.50%) DHCP
8 1 (1.25%) VPN
8 1 (1.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.50%) Local Government
3 1 (1.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 54 (67.50%) Consultant
2 49 (61.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 19 (23.75%) Support Analyst
3 19 (23.75%) Analyst
4 16 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
4 16 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 12 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
6 10 (12.50%) Applications Support
7 9 (11.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Architect
8 3 (3.75%) IT Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) Technical Architect
9 2 (2.50%) Technical Support
9 2 (2.50%) Technical Designer
9 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Consultant
9 2 (2.50%) Designer
10 1 (1.25%) SCCM Consultant
10 1 (1.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 1 (1.25%) Exchange Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (23.75%) .NET
1 19 (23.75%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.50%) Thin Client
1 18 (22.50%) Fat Client
2 3 (3.75%) PKI
3 1 (1.25%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 75 (93.75%) Windows
2 36 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 35 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (22.50%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.75%) Project Management
2 5 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (5.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (2.50%) Migration
5 1 (1.25%) CRM
5 1 (1.25%) ERP
5 1 (1.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.25%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 19 (23.75%) C#
1 19 (23.75%) SQL
2 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 80 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 49 (61.25%) CCA
3 49 (61.25%) Citrix Certification
4 44 (55.00%) MCSA
5 31 (38.75%) CCEE
5 31 (38.75%) CCEA
6 23 (28.75%) MCITP
7 15 (18.75%) MCP
8 12 (15.00%) VCP4
8 12 (15.00%) VCP5
9 6 (7.50%) CCNA
9 6 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (2.50%) Degree
System Software
1 48 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (36.25%) vSphere
3 28 (35.00%) XenDesktop
4 27 (33.75%) Active Directory
5 20 (25.00%) XenApp
6 18 (22.50%) VMware ESX
7 12 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (10.00%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (8.75%) SCCM
2 6 (7.50%) SCOM
3 4 (5.00%) SCVMM
4 3 (3.75%) SCOrch
4 3 (3.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Intune
6 1 (1.25%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.25%) SCSM
6 1 (1.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 80 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 55 (68.75%) Citrix
3 51 (63.75%) VMware
4 31 (38.75%) AppSense
4 31 (38.75%) EMC
5 5 (6.25%) SAP
5 5 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (1.25%) HP
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + car, bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + profit share scheme + car allowance
Posted: 20 days ago