The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 116 122 100
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -22
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 21 12 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.13% 0.59% 1.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.36% 2.11% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 30
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £41,850
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
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 Bristol region.

Qualifications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
625 570 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 33.67% 27.91% 30.79%
Number of salaries quoted 531 466 470
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

MCSE
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Bristol

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Bristol

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 44 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (93.18%) Windows
3 28 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 22 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 20 (45.45%) ITIL
7 17 (38.64%) MCSA
7 17 (38.64%) DNS
7 17 (38.64%) MS Excel
8 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (29.55%) MS Exchange
9 13 (29.55%) Linux
10 12 (27.27%) VMware
11 11 (25.00%) Cisco
11 11 (25.00%) SAN
11 11 (25.00%) Project Management
12 10 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (22.73%) CCNA
12 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
13 9 (20.45%) SQL
13 9 (20.45%) LAN
13 9 (20.45%) MCITP
13 9 (20.45%) Office 365
14 8 (18.18%) Firewall
14 8 (18.18%) IIS
14 8 (18.18%) HP
15 7 (15.91%) Oracle
15 7 (15.91%) CCNP
15 7 (15.91%) WAN

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 13 (29.55%) MS Exchange
2 8 (18.18%) IIS
3 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 6 (13.64%) Skype for Business
4 4 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (38.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.45%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (38.64%) DNS
2 11 (25.00%) SAN
3 9 (20.45%) LAN
4 8 (18.18%) Firewall
5 7 (15.91%) DHCP
5 7 (15.91%) WAN
6 6 (13.64%) VPN
7 5 (11.36%) MPLS
8 3 (6.82%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (6.82%) Internet
8 3 (6.82%) Skype
8 3 (6.82%) Unified Communications
8 3 (6.82%) VoIP
9 2 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (4.55%) IPsec
9 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
10 1 (2.27%) IP Telephony
10 1 (2.27%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (9.09%) MS Access
General
1 2 (4.55%) Billing
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
1 2 (4.55%) Games
1 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Support Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) IT Manager
3 6 (13.64%) Team Leader
4 5 (11.36%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Applications Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 4 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) IT Support
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.36%) Clustering
3 3 (6.82%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.55%) Cryptography
4 2 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (4.55%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (4.55%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.27%) PKI
5 1 (2.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 41 (93.18%) Windows
2 22 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (29.55%) Linux
4 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (11.36%) Unix
5 5 (11.36%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
6 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) ITIL
2 11 (25.00%) Project Management
3 5 (11.36%) ERP
3 5 (11.36%) Migration
3 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
4 4 (9.09%) Application Performance Management
4 4 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 4 (9.09%) Performance Management
5 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.82%) Data Security
5 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.82%) DNA
5 3 (6.82%) Network Architecture
5 3 (6.82%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.55%) ITSM
6 2 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.55%) Patch Management
6 2 (4.55%) Service Management
6 2 (4.55%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) SQL
2 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
3 4 (9.09%) VB
4 2 (4.55%) Perl
4 2 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 44 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (38.64%) MCSA
3 10 (22.73%) CCNA
3 10 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (20.45%) MCITP
5 7 (15.91%) CCNP
6 5 (11.36%) A+ Certification
6 5 (11.36%) MCSD
6 5 (11.36%) MCTS
6 5 (11.36%) Network+ Certification
6 5 (11.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (9.09%) Degree
8 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (6.82%) MCP
9 2 (4.55%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (4.55%) LPIC
9 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
9 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
9 2 (4.55%) Security+ Certification
9 2 (4.55%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.36%) Hyper-V
2 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.36%) vSphere
3 2 (4.55%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) SCCM
2 4 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.55%) SCOM
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (2.27%) SCDPM
4 1 (2.27%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 28 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 12 (27.27%) VMware
3 11 (25.00%) Cisco
4 8 (18.18%) HP
5 7 (15.91%) Oracle
6 6 (13.64%) Intel Security
7 5 (11.36%) Capita
7 5 (11.36%) SolarWinds
8 4 (9.09%) Dell
9 3 (6.82%) Avaya
9 3 (6.82%) Intel
10 2 (4.55%) Citrix
10 2 (4.55%) EMC
10 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
10 2 (4.55%) Sourcefire
11 1 (2.27%) Brocade
11 1 (2.27%) CommVault
Bristol, Avon
soVision Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Posted: 12 days ago