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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 43 46 47
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 18 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.02% 0.73% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.93% 2.47% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 0
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
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
113 81 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 25.22% 29.45% 46.03%
Number of salaries quoted 87 58 93
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £51,750
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 26 January 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 23 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (95.65%) Microsoft
3 18 (78.26%) Windows
4 17 (73.91%) Citrix
5 16 (69.57%) TCP/IP
5 16 (69.57%) XenApp
6 15 (65.22%) VPN
7 14 (60.87%) MCSA
7 14 (60.87%) ITIL
7 14 (60.87%) Finance
8 13 (56.52%) Remedy
8 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
8 13 (56.52%) DHCP
8 13 (56.52%) DNS
8 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
8 13 (56.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 12 (52.17%) Client/Server
10 11 (47.83%) Cisco
10 11 (47.83%) Sophos
10 11 (47.83%) Software Packaging
11 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (43.48%) VMware
12 9 (39.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (30.43%) Symantec
14 6 (26.09%) HP
14 6 (26.09%) MCITP
15 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (21.74%) IBM
15 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (21.74%) SAN

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (13.04%) Lync
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (69.57%) TCP/IP
2 15 (65.22%) VPN
3 13 (56.52%) DNS
3 13 (56.52%) DHCP
4 5 (21.74%) SAN
5 4 (17.39%) WAN
5 4 (17.39%) VLAN
5 4 (17.39%) Firewall
6 3 (13.04%) Wireless
6 3 (13.04%) NetScaler
7 1 (4.35%) BIG-IP
7 1 (4.35%) Network Security
7 1 (4.35%) NAS
7 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (4.35%) Broadband
7 1 (4.35%) LAN
7 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Support Specialist
2 8 (34.78%) Wintel Support
2 8 (34.78%) Wintel Specialist
3 4 (17.39%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Sales Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Project Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.35%) IT Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) Software Packaging
2 1 (4.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Client/Server
2 3 (13.04%) Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) PDA
4 1 (4.35%) Statistics
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) UNIX
3 2 (8.70%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) AIX
4 1 (4.35%) HPUX
4 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Load Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.35%) Information Assurance
3 1 (4.35%) Straight-Through Processing
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (4.35%) Service Management
3 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (60.87%) MCSA
3 9 (39.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (26.09%) MCITP
5 4 (17.39%) HP ASE
5 4 (17.39%) CCA
5 4 (17.39%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (8.70%) MCP
7 1 (4.35%) MCSD
7 1 (4.35%) RHCE
7 1 (4.35%) CCEA
7 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
7 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.35%) LPIC
7 1 (4.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) XenApp
2 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 13 (56.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
4 4 (17.39%) VMware ESX
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
5 3 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.35%) vSphere
6 1 (4.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Backup Exec
2 3 (13.04%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) SCOM
2 3 (13.04%) SCVMM
2 3 (13.04%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.35%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Microsoft
2 17 (73.91%) Citrix
3 13 (56.52%) Remedy
4 11 (47.83%) Cisco
4 11 (47.83%) Sophos
5 10 (43.48%) VMware
6 7 (30.43%) Symantec
7 6 (26.09%) HP
8 5 (21.74%) IBM
9 3 (13.04%) Veeam
9 3 (13.04%) Websense
10 1 (4.35%) AppSense
10 1 (4.35%) F5
10 1 (4.35%) McAfee
10 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
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