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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 66 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 17 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.01% 1.34% -
As % of the Qualifications category 10.43% 5.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 0
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-8.53% +13.88%
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
163 188 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 19.31% 25.17% 30.82%
Number of salaries quoted 136 151 126
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £30,000 £30,248
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Bournemouth -2 13 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Poole - 3 £30,000 - 1
Beaminster - 1 £19,000 -
MCSE
South West

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 35 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (94.29%) Microsoft
3 28 (80.00%) MCITP
4 27 (77.14%) MS Excel
5 23 (65.71%) Windows
6 22 (62.86%) VMware
7 21 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (60.00%) Citrix
8 20 (57.14%) TCP/IP
8 20 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (51.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 18 (51.43%) CCA
9 18 (51.43%) Citrix Certification
10 16 (45.71%) Firewall
10 16 (45.71%) Windows Vista
10 16 (45.71%) Fat Client
10 16 (45.71%) Thin Client
10 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
11 13 (37.14%) MCSA
12 10 (28.57%) MS Exchange
12 10 (28.57%) SAN
13 7 (20.00%) SCCM
13 7 (20.00%) MS Office
14 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
14 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
14 6 (17.14%) SCOrch
14 6 (17.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 6 (17.14%) Office 365
14 6 (17.14%) SCOM

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 10 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.86%) Lync
Applications
1 27 (77.14%) MS Excel
2 7 (20.00%) MS Office
3 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (17.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 16 (45.71%) Firewall
3 10 (28.57%) SAN
4 4 (11.43%) DHCP
4 4 (11.43%) DNS
5 3 (8.57%) IP Telephony
5 3 (8.57%) LAN
5 3 (8.57%) WAN
6 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Consultant
2 17 (48.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 7 (20.00%) Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) IT Support
4 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Team Leader
7 3 (8.57%) Support Team Leader
7 3 (8.57%) Service Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
9 1 (2.86%) Services Delivery Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Consultant
9 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Thin Client
1 16 (45.71%) Fat Client
2 6 (17.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (65.71%) Windows
2 20 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (45.71%) Windows Vista
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
2 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
2 3 (8.57%) Time Management
2 3 (8.57%) Performance Management
2 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (2.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (80.00%) MCITP
3 18 (51.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 18 (51.43%) CCA
3 18 (51.43%) Citrix Certification
4 13 (37.14%) MCSA
5 4 (11.43%) MCP
5 4 (11.43%) A+ Certification
6 3 (8.57%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (2.86%) MCTS
7 1 (2.86%) CCEA
7 1 (2.86%) CCEE
System Software
1 21 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
3 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.57%) BlackBerry Internet Service
5 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.86%) XenApp
6 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) SCCM
2 6 (17.14%) SCOM
2 6 (17.14%) SCVMM
2 6 (17.14%) SCOrch
2 6 (17.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 33 (94.29%) Microsoft
2 22 (62.86%) VMware
3 21 (60.00%) Citrix
4 3 (8.57%) Sophos
4 3 (8.57%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) AppSense
5 1 (2.86%) SAP
Poole, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Interact Consulting
Salary: 20-25k
Posted: 4 days ago