The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 20 11 22
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 2 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 4.76% 18.18% 2.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.06% 32.00% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 2
Average salary £25,500 £31,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% -33.68%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
MCSE
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Caerphilly region.

Qualifications Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
33 25 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 78.57% 56.82% 52.50%
Number of salaries quoted 29 24 39
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,900 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

MCSE
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Caerphilly

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Commerce Server
2 8 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (80.00%) CMS
2 8 (80.00%) Internet
2 8 (80.00%) HP
2 8 (80.00%) MCP
2 8 (80.00%) IIS
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (60.00%) ISO 9001
3 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 4 (40.00%) Symantec
4 4 (40.00%) SAP Certification

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 8 (80.00%) Commerce Server
1 8 (80.00%) CMS
1 8 (80.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
2 8 (80.00%) Internet
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) SAN
4 4 (40.00%) NAS
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (80.00%) MCP
3 4 (40.00%) SAP Certification
4 2 (20.00%) MCITP
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (20.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (60.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Symantec
3 4 (40.00%) Veritas
3 4 (40.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) Veeam
4 2 (20.00%) Fortinet