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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 106 111 124
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 11 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.71% 1.07% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.70% 3.40% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 6
Median salary £30,500 £42,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.23% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
407 588 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 26.24% 31.36% 31.12%
Number of salaries quoted 299 486 485
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,075 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 10 December 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Bristol

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 16 (84.21%) Windows
3 15 (78.95%) VMware
4 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
4 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (57.89%) Firewall
5 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
6 10 (52.63%) MCP
6 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
7 8 (42.11%) MCSA
7 8 (42.11%) Citrix
8 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
8 7 (36.84%) Cisco
8 7 (36.84%) Remote Desktop
9 6 (31.58%) DNS
10 5 (26.32%) VPN
10 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
10 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (26.32%) CCNA
10 5 (26.32%) ITIL
10 5 (26.32%) VoIP
10 5 (26.32%) WAN
10 5 (26.32%) SQL
10 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
11 4 (21.05%) Linux
11 4 (21.05%) SMTP
11 4 (21.05%) Broadband
11 4 (21.05%) Change Management

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Mimecast
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) Firewall
2 7 (36.84%) Remote Desktop
2 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
3 6 (31.58%) DNS
4 5 (26.32%) VoIP
4 5 (26.32%) VPN
4 5 (26.32%) WAN
5 4 (21.05%) Broadband
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
5 4 (21.05%) NetScreen
5 4 (21.05%) SMTP
6 2 (10.53%) DHCP
7 1 (5.26%) LAN
7 1 (5.26%) Skype
7 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Active Directory Support
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Support
4 2 (10.53%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Support
4 2 (10.53%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Support
4 2 (10.53%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server Support
4 2 (10.53%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) CMDB
3 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.26%) iSeries
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (21.05%) Linux
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Vista
6 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Change Management
3 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security
4 1 (5.26%) Line Management
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (5.26%) Presales
4 1 (5.26%) Service Design
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (52.63%) MCP
3 8 (42.11%) MCSA
4 5 (26.32%) CCNA
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
5 2 (10.53%) HNC
5 2 (10.53%) HND
5 2 (10.53%) MCITP
5 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
5 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
4 3 (15.79%) Terminal Services
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (10.53%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
5 2 (10.53%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Backup Exec
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
2 2 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
3 1 (5.26%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) VMware
2 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) Citrix
4 7 (36.84%) Cisco
5 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
6 3 (15.79%) arcserve
6 3 (15.79%) Sophos
7 2 (10.53%) HP
7 2 (10.53%) Intel Security
7 2 (10.53%) Remedy
7 2 (10.53%) Symantec
8 1 (5.26%) IBM
8 1 (5.26%) Intel
8 1 (5.26%) Juniper
8 1 (5.26%) ProCurve
8 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
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