The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 41 38 46
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 19 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.82% 4.00% 1.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.73% 15.79% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 3
Median salary £37,250 £31,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.25% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,150 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £38,850 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
MCSE
Gloucestershire

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

Qualifications Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
162 76 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 41.12% 25.33% 26.04%
Number of salaries quoted 128 69 57
Median salary £47,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.37% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,200 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

MCSE
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Cheltenham

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (83.87%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (83.87%) CCNA
3 25 (80.65%) VMware
4 22 (70.97%) Firewall
4 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
5 20 (64.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 20 (64.52%) MCITP
6 17 (54.84%) Windows Server
6 17 (54.84%) Windows
7 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (48.39%) Hyper-V
8 15 (48.39%) Cisco
8 15 (48.39%) HP
8 15 (48.39%) Dell
9 14 (45.16%) Cybersecurity
10 13 (41.94%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
10 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
11 12 (38.71%) Linux
11 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
12 10 (32.26%) Citrix
12 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (32.26%) XenApp
12 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (25.81%) Line Management
13 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (25.81%) SAN
13 8 (25.81%) SharePoint

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
3 6 (19.35%) Apache Pig
4 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (70.97%) Firewall
2 13 (41.94%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (25.81%) SAN
4 7 (22.58%) iSCSI
4 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
4 7 (22.58%) VPN
5 1 (3.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) Apache Hive
2 6 (19.35%) Big Data
2 6 (19.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) IT Manager
2 6 (19.35%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (19.35%) Software Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (12.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 4 (12.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) IT Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Senior IT Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) IT Support
5 3 (9.68%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior IT Support
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Storage Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) Java EE
1 6 (19.35%) STL
2 3 (9.68%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (19.35%) Cybercrime
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Windows
1 17 (54.84%) Windows Server
2 12 (38.71%) Linux
3 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (19.35%) Android
4 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.23%) CentOS
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (25.81%) Line Management
3 6 (19.35%) Ethical Hacking
3 6 (19.35%) Mobile Development
3 6 (19.35%) Multithreading
3 6 (19.35%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (19.35%) Reverse Engineering
3 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
4 5 (16.13%) ITIL
5 1 (3.23%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) C
1 6 (19.35%) C#
1 6 (19.35%) C++
1 6 (19.35%) Java
1 6 (19.35%) Objective-C
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (83.87%) CCNA
2 26 (83.87%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (64.52%) MCITP
3 20 (64.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (19.35%) CISSP
4 6 (19.35%) GIAC
4 6 (19.35%) Linux+ Certification
4 6 (19.35%) MCSA
4 6 (19.35%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (19.35%) SANS
4 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
4 6 (19.35%) SSCP
5 5 (16.13%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (3.23%) VCP5
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (48.39%) Hyper-V
3 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
4 10 (32.26%) XenApp
5 5 (16.13%) vSphere
6 4 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (9.68%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Backup Exec
1 5 (16.13%) NetBackup
1 5 (16.13%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (16.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) VMware
2 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
3 15 (48.39%) Cisco
3 15 (48.39%) Dell
3 15 (48.39%) HP
4 10 (32.26%) Citrix
5 5 (16.13%) NetApp
5 5 (16.13%) Sophos
5 5 (16.13%) Symantec
6 3 (9.68%) IBM
7 2 (6.45%) EMC
8 1 (3.23%) Red Hat