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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 56 58 71
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 22 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.13% 2.21% 1.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.79% 11.11% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 8
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
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
172 126 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 24.47% 19.91% 30.63%
Number of salaries quoted 145 107 156
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014. 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
Poole +4 12 £42,500 +2.40% 1
Bournemouth -3 8 £35,000 +13.82%
Beaminster - 1 £19,000 -
MCSE
South West

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 41 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (90.24%) Microsoft
3 31 (75.61%) MS Excel
4 30 (73.17%) Windows
5 29 (70.73%) MCITP
6 28 (68.29%) VMware
7 27 (65.85%) Citrix
7 27 (65.85%) VMware Infrastructure
8 24 (58.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 24 (58.54%) CCA
8 24 (58.54%) Citrix Certification
9 23 (56.10%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (56.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (48.78%) TCP/IP
10 20 (48.78%) MS Exchange
11 17 (41.46%) MCSA
11 17 (41.46%) SAN
12 16 (39.02%) Thin Client
12 16 (39.02%) Firewall
12 16 (39.02%) Windows Vista
12 16 (39.02%) Fat Client
13 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
14 8 (19.51%) SCCM
14 8 (19.51%) XenDesktop
15 7 (17.07%) Hyper-V
15 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
15 7 (17.07%) Lync
15 7 (17.07%) CCEE
15 7 (17.07%) SCOM
15 7 (17.07%) SCVMM

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 20 (48.78%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.07%) Lync
3 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.44%) CMS
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 31 (75.61%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.07%) MS Office
3 3 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (17.07%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (48.78%) TCP/IP
2 17 (41.46%) SAN
3 16 (39.02%) Firewall
4 6 (14.63%) LAN
4 6 (14.63%) WAN
4 6 (14.63%) NetScaler
5 4 (9.76%) DNS
5 4 (9.76%) DHCP
6 3 (7.32%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.44%) Network Security
7 1 (2.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 30 (73.17%) Consultant
2 23 (56.10%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 5 (12.20%) Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) IT Support
5 3 (7.32%) Support Team Leader
5 3 (7.32%) Service Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) IT Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Services Delivery Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Help Desk Technician
7 1 (2.44%) Help Desk Support Technician
7 1 (2.44%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Thin Client
1 16 (39.02%) Fat Client
2 7 (17.07%) PKI
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 30 (73.17%) Windows
2 23 (56.10%) Windows Server 2008
2 23 (56.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (39.02%) Windows Vista
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) Project Management
1 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
2 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.32%) Asset Management
3 3 (7.32%) Time Management
3 3 (7.32%) Performance Management
3 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.44%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (70.73%) MCITP
3 24 (58.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 24 (58.54%) CCA
3 24 (58.54%) Citrix Certification
4 17 (41.46%) MCSA
5 7 (17.07%) MCP
5 7 (17.07%) CCEA
5 7 (17.07%) CCEE
6 4 (9.76%) A+ Certification
7 3 (7.32%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (7.32%) VCP4
7 3 (7.32%) VCP5
8 1 (2.44%) Degree
8 1 (2.44%) CCNA
8 1 (2.44%) MCTS
8 1 (2.44%) GIAC
8 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 27 (65.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
3 8 (19.51%) XenDesktop
4 7 (17.07%) Hyper-V
5 6 (14.63%) vSphere
6 4 (9.76%) XenApp
7 3 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (7.32%) VMware ESX
7 3 (7.32%) BlackBerry Internet Service
8 1 (2.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) SCCM
2 7 (17.07%) SCOM
2 7 (17.07%) SCVMM
2 7 (17.07%) SCOrch
2 7 (17.07%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 37 (90.24%) Microsoft
2 28 (68.29%) VMware
3 27 (65.85%) Citrix
4 7 (17.07%) AppSense
5 6 (14.63%) EMC
6 3 (7.32%) HP
6 3 (7.32%) Sophos
7 2 (4.88%) SAP
8 1 (2.44%) Juniper
Poole
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus + Car + Pension + BUPA
Posted: 3 days ago