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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 23 56 41
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -15
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 38 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 9.18% 1.75% 0.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.40% 4.62% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 31 6 2
Average salary £33,000 £41,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £43,750 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.97%
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
125 130 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 30.19% 37.90% 31.22%
Number of salaries quoted 97 108 72
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 56 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (96.43%) Citrix
3 51 (91.07%) Windows
4 47 (83.93%) Microsoft
5 39 (69.64%) TCP/IP
5 39 (69.64%) XenApp
6 38 (67.86%) VPN
7 35 (62.50%) MS Excel
8 33 (58.93%) MCSA
9 32 (57.14%) ITIL
10 31 (55.36%) Active Directory
10 31 (55.36%) Finance
11 30 (53.57%) Remedy
11 30 (53.57%) DHCP
11 30 (53.57%) DNS
11 30 (53.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 28 (50.00%) Cisco
12 28 (50.00%) Sophos
13 26 (46.43%) VMware
13 26 (46.43%) Client/Server
13 26 (46.43%) BitLocker
14 25 (44.64%) Software Packaging
15 24 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
16 17 (30.36%) SAN
17 16 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 16 (28.57%) Firewall
18 13 (23.21%) Citrix Certification
19 12 (21.43%) CCA
19 12 (21.43%) Backup Exec
20 11 (19.64%) MS Exchange

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 11 (19.64%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (14.29%) Lync
4 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.79%) IIS
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.79%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 35 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (69.64%) TCP/IP
2 38 (67.86%) VPN
3 30 (53.57%) DNS
3 30 (53.57%) DHCP
4 17 (30.36%) SAN
5 16 (28.57%) Firewall
6 9 (16.07%) VLAN
6 9 (16.07%) WAN
7 8 (14.29%) Wireless
7 8 (14.29%) NetScaler
8 5 (8.93%) iSCSI
9 2 (3.57%) Broadband
10 1 (1.79%) LAN
10 1 (1.79%) Internet
10 1 (1.79%) NAS
10 1 (1.79%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.79%) BIG-IP
10 1 (1.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 31 (55.36%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (41.07%) Support Specialist
2 17 (30.36%) Wintel Support
2 17 (30.36%) Wintel Specialist
3 9 (16.07%) Help Desk Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) Consultant
4 4 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Support Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Architect
6 2 (3.57%) Wintel Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Support Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Field Support Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Server Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Field Engineer
7 1 (1.79%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (1.79%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (44.64%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 26 (46.43%) Client/Server
2 8 (14.29%) Clustering
3 7 (12.50%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 51 (91.07%) Windows
2 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.36%) Linux
4 1 (1.79%) UNIX
4 1 (1.79%) AIX
4 1 (1.79%) Solaris
4 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 2 (3.57%) Load Balancing
4 1 (1.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (1.79%) Performance Testing
4 1 (1.79%) Load Testing
4 1 (1.79%) Data Protection
4 1 (1.79%) Straight-Through Processing
4 1 (1.79%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (1.79%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (1.79%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 56 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (58.93%) MCSA
3 16 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (23.21%) Citrix Certification
5 12 (21.43%) CCA
6 3 (5.36%) MCITP
7 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.57%) CCNA
8 1 (1.79%) MCP
8 1 (1.79%) MCSD
8 1 (1.79%) CCEA
8 1 (1.79%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (69.64%) XenApp
2 31 (55.36%) Active Directory
3 30 (53.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 26 (46.43%) BitLocker
5 24 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (16.07%) Hyper-V
6 9 (16.07%) VMware ESX
6 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 9 (16.07%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (14.29%) XenDesktop
7 8 (14.29%) vSphere
8 1 (1.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (21.43%) Backup Exec
2 11 (19.64%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (14.29%) SCCM
3 8 (14.29%) SCOM
3 8 (14.29%) SCVMM
4 5 (8.93%) vMotion
5 2 (3.57%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.57%) WSUS
6 1 (1.79%) Zenoss
6 1 (1.79%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.79%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 54 (96.43%) Citrix
2 47 (83.93%) Microsoft
3 30 (53.57%) Remedy
4 28 (50.00%) Cisco
4 28 (50.00%) Sophos
5 26 (46.43%) VMware
6 11 (19.64%) Symantec
7 9 (16.07%) Veeam
8 8 (14.29%) Websense
9 2 (3.57%) NetApp
10 1 (1.79%) HP
10 1 (1.79%) McAfee
10 1 (1.79%) AppSense
10 1 (1.79%) F5
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