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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 114 104 95
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 11 19 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.57% 1.06% 1.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.07% 3.74% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 22
Average salary £32,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,700 £44,000 £41,950
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -4.10%
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
532 508 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 27.62% 28.27% 33.03%
Number of salaries quoted 434 375 462
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,600 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 30 March 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Bristol

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
4 9 (56.25%) VMware
5 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
7 6 (37.50%) CCNA
7 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (37.50%) SAN
7 6 (37.50%) Clustering
7 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
8 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
8 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (31.25%) Firewall
8 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
8 5 (31.25%) MCITP
8 5 (31.25%) Citrix
8 5 (31.25%) DHCP
8 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
8 5 (31.25%) LAN
8 5 (31.25%) MCSA
8 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
9 4 (25.00%) ITIL
9 4 (25.00%) WAN
9 4 (25.00%) Cisco
9 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (31.25%) MS Exchange
1 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) SAN
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) LAN
2 5 (31.25%) DHCP
3 4 (25.00%) Network Security
3 4 (25.00%) WAN
4 3 (18.75%) DNS
4 3 (18.75%) Wireless
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
6 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
6 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Support Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Designer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support Manager
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support
3 2 (12.50%) Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Wintel Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
3 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (12.50%) Mac OS X
6 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
2 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
3 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
4 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 2 (12.50%) Network Design
4 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 2 (12.50%) Email Management
5 1 (6.25%) Network Management
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (37.50%) CCNA
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (31.25%) MCSA
3 5 (31.25%) MCITP
3 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (12.50%) CCNP
7 1 (6.25%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
2 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (18.75%) XenApp
5 2 (12.50%) Terminal Services
6 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
6 1 (6.25%) vSphere
6 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) SCVMM
2 1 (6.25%) SCDPM
2 1 (6.25%) SCSM
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Citrix
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
5 2 (12.50%) Nortel
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + On Call + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago