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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 122 92 84
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -8
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 8 34 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.41% 1.70% 2.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.42% 5.38% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 24
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £31,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,050
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
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
562 632 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 28.85% 31.63% 34.11%
Number of salaries quoted 479 474 499
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Bristol

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
3 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
5 8 (44.44%) MCSA
5 8 (44.44%) VMware
5 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
7 6 (33.33%) CCNA
7 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (33.33%) ITIL
8 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
8 5 (27.78%) LAN
8 5 (27.78%) SAN
8 5 (27.78%) Citrix
8 5 (27.78%) Clustering
8 5 (27.78%) Firewall
8 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
8 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
8 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
9 4 (22.22%) Network Security
9 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
9 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (22.22%) MCITP
9 4 (22.22%) WAN
9 4 (22.22%) Cisco

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (5.56%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) LAN
1 5 (27.78%) SAN
1 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) Network Security
2 4 (22.22%) WAN
2 4 (22.22%) DHCP
3 3 (16.67%) Wireless
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (11.11%) VPN
4 2 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (5.56%) VoIP
5 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Support
3 2 (11.11%) Designer
3 2 (11.11%) Wintel Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Support Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Designer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) WAP
2 1 (5.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Clustering
2 3 (16.67%) Private Cloud
3 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 2 (11.11%) Email Management
4 2 (11.11%) Network Design
4 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
4 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Network Management
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (44.44%) MCSA
3 6 (33.33%) CCNA
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
4 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
5 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (22.22%) MCITP
6 3 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (11.11%) MCTS
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (11.11%) CCNP
8 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
8 1 (5.56%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (16.67%) XenApp
5 2 (11.11%) Terminal Services
6 1 (5.56%) vSphere
6 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Intune
1 2 (11.11%) SCOrch
2 1 (5.56%) SCSM
2 1 (5.56%) SCDPM
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Citrix
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) Fortinet
5 2 (11.11%) Nortel
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
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