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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 24 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 2 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 3.57% 13.46% 2.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.45% 21.21% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 1
Average salary £25,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.97%
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
31 33 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 55.36% 63.46% 69.44%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 25
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -26.66%
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 17 April 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 11 (100.00%) ITIL
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) DNS
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
3 9 (81.82%) IIS
3 9 (81.82%) MCP
3 9 (81.82%) HP
4 8 (72.73%) Internet
4 8 (72.73%) .NET
4 8 (72.73%) Commerce Server
4 8 (72.73%) Management Information System
4 8 (72.73%) CMS
4 8 (72.73%) .NET Framework
4 8 (72.73%) Load Balancing
4 8 (72.73%) Hyper-V
5 7 (63.64%) SQL
5 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
5 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
6 6 (54.55%) ISO 9001
6 6 (54.55%) Firewall
6 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (45.45%) NAS
7 5 (45.45%) SAN

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (81.82%) IIS
2 8 (72.73%) Commerce Server
2 8 (72.73%) CMS
3 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) DNS
2 8 (72.73%) Internet
3 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
4 6 (54.55%) Firewall
5 5 (45.45%) SAN
5 5 (45.45%) NAS
6 2 (18.18%) DHCP
6 2 (18.18%) VPN
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
1 8 (72.73%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (72.73%) Load Balancing
3 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (81.82%) MCP
3 4 (36.36%) SAP Certification
4 2 (18.18%) MCITP
4 2 (18.18%) MCSA
4 2 (18.18%) CCNA
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) ISO 9001
1 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) Hyper-V
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) Veritas
3 4 (36.36%) Symantec
3 4 (36.36%) SAP
4 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
4 2 (18.18%) Veeam