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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 68 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 17 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.00% 1.35% -
As % of the Qualifications category 10.24% 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 £40,995 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +13.87%
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
166 188 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 19.58% 25.30% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 139 152 125
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +4 14 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Poole - 2 £26,250 -
Beaminster - 1 £19,000 -
MCSE
South West

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 22 (62.86%) Windows
6 21 (60.00%) VMware
7 20 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (57.14%) Citrix
7 20 (57.14%) TCP/IP
7 20 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (48.57%) CCA
8 17 (48.57%) Citrix Certification
8 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
8 17 (48.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 16 (45.71%) Windows Vista
9 16 (45.71%) Fat Client
9 16 (45.71%) Firewall
9 16 (45.71%) Thin Client
10 13 (37.14%) MCSA
11 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
11 9 (25.71%) SAN
12 7 (20.00%) SCCM
12 7 (20.00%) MS Office
13 6 (17.14%) SCOM
13 6 (17.14%) SCVMM
13 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
13 6 (17.14%) PKI
13 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (17.14%) Office 365

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
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 9 (25.71%) SAN
4 4 (11.43%) DNS
4 4 (11.43%) DHCP
5 3 (8.57%) LAN
5 3 (8.57%) WAN
5 3 (8.57%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Consultant
2 16 (45.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 8 (22.86%) Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) IT Support
4 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Service Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Team Leader
6 3 (8.57%) Support Team Leader
7 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Services Delivery Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Fat Client
1 16 (45.71%) Thin Client
2 6 (17.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) 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 XP
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
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
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (80.00%) MCITP
3 17 (48.57%) CCA
3 17 (48.57%) Citrix Certification
3 17 (48.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (37.14%) MCSA
5 4 (11.43%) A+ Certification
5 4 (11.43%) MCP
6 3 (8.57%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (2.86%) MCTS
System Software
1 20 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
3 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.57%) BlackBerry Internet Service
5 1 (2.86%) XenApp
5 1 (2.86%) XenServer
5 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
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 21 (60.00%) VMware
3 20 (57.14%) Citrix
4 3 (8.57%) HP
4 3 (8.57%) Sophos
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Interact Consulting
Salary: 20-25k
Posted: 11 hours ago