The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
South West / Dorset
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 79 65
Rank change year-on-year +32 -14  
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 7 4 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.87% 0.56% 3.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.54% 2.65% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 27
Median salary £43,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.30% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £44,750 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year -3.84% +6.84%  

MCSE 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 Dorset.

Academic & Professional Certification
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 82 151 232
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 21.87% 21.33% 29.48%
Number of salaries quoted 74 86 206
Median salary £45,000 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.35% -9.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Dorset

MCSE
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Dorset

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in Dorset over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MCSE in Dorset

MCSE
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +32 4 £19,500 -40.00% 1
Poole - 2 £52,000 -
MCSE
South West

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing MCSE 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 Dorset region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
5 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (60.00%) MCSA
5 9 (60.00%) VMware
6 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
6 8 (53.33%) Citrix
6 8 (53.33%) SAN
7 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
7 7 (46.67%) Cisco
8 6 (40.00%) DNS
8 6 (40.00%) DHCP
8 6 (40.00%) SCCM
8 6 (40.00%) SCOM
9 5 (33.33%) XenApp
9 5 (33.33%) ITIL
9 5 (33.33%) MCP
9 5 (33.33%) HP
9 5 (33.33%) CCNA
9 5 (33.33%) Office 365
9 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
9 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
10 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (26.67%) Presales
10 4 (26.67%) EMC
10 4 (26.67%) CCA

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
2 3 (20.00%) IaaS
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) SAN
2 6 (40.00%) DHCP
2 6 (40.00%) DNS
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (20.00%) VLAN
3 3 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (13.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (20.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 3 (20.00%) IT Services Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Support Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Presales
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Network Design
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (60.00%) MCSA
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (33.33%) CCNA
4 5 (33.33%) MCP
5 4 (26.67%) CCA
5 4 (26.67%) CCEA
5 4 (26.67%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (20.00%) CCNP
7 2 (13.33%) CCIE
7 2 (13.33%) MCITP
7 2 (13.33%) MCTS
8 1 (6.67%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) XenApp
3 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) SCCM
1 6 (40.00%) SCOM
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 8 (53.33%) Citrix
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco
5 5 (33.33%) HP
6 4 (26.67%) AppSense
6 4 (26.67%) EMC
7 3 (20.00%) Draytek
7 3 (20.00%) Juniper
8 1 (6.67%) Dell
8 1 (6.67%) IBM
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