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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 131 108 94
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -14
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 5 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.27% 0.93% 1.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.86% 3.19% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 14
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
581 533 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 30.94% 29.30% 31.78%
Number of salaries quoted 471 377 427
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Bristol

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (82.35%) Windows
3 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
4 8 (47.06%) CCNA
4 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (47.06%) MCSA
4 8 (47.06%) ITIL
5 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (35.29%) LAN
6 6 (35.29%) VMware
7 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
7 5 (29.41%) Firewall
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco
7 5 (29.41%) WAN
7 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
7 5 (29.41%) Network Security
7 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
8 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
8 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 4 (23.53%) Citrix
8 4 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (17.65%) Wireless
9 3 (17.65%) Project Management
9 3 (17.65%) MS Office
9 3 (17.65%) SAN
9 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) Lync
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) LAN
2 5 (29.41%) WAN
2 5 (29.41%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) Network Security
3 3 (17.65%) Wireless
3 3 (17.65%) SAN
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (11.76%) DHCP
4 2 (11.76%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) VoIP
5 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
5 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Support Manager
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) IT Support Manager
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Support
3 2 (11.76%) Cloud Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.88%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) Linux
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
3 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
4 2 (11.76%) Network Management
4 2 (11.76%) Change Control
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
4 2 (11.76%) Network Design
4 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (47.06%) MCSA
2 8 (47.06%) CCNA
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
4 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
4 4 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (17.65%) Degree
5 3 (17.65%) CCNP
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (11.76%) MCITP
7 1 (5.88%) MCP
7 1 (5.88%) MCTS
7 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
7 1 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
3 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (11.76%) XenApp
5 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.88%) vSphere
5 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
5 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Intune
1 2 (11.76%) SCOrch
2 1 (5.88%) ARCserve
2 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) VMware
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
4 2 (11.76%) Nortel
5 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.88%) Symantec
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Dell
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