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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 36 39 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 20 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.98% 4.93% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.16% 19.81% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 2
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
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
152 106 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 37.81% 24.88% 29.43%
Number of salaries quoted 112 82 59
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £48,700 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 11 February 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 44 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (84.09%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (84.09%) Linux
2 37 (84.09%) CCNA
3 33 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 33 (75.00%) STL
3 33 (75.00%) C
3 33 (75.00%) C#
3 33 (75.00%) C++
3 33 (75.00%) Java
3 33 (75.00%) CISSP
3 33 (75.00%) SSCP
3 33 (75.00%) Linux+ Certification
3 33 (75.00%) GIAC
3 33 (75.00%) Objective-C
3 33 (75.00%) Firewall
3 33 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 33 (75.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 33 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
3 33 (75.00%) Java EE
3 33 (75.00%) Multithreading
3 33 (75.00%) Android
3 33 (75.00%) Hadoop
3 33 (75.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 33 (75.00%) Apache Hive
3 33 (75.00%) Apple iOS
3 33 (75.00%) Big Data
3 33 (75.00%) Apache Pig
3 33 (75.00%) Mobile Development
3 33 (75.00%) Cybersecurity

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 33 (75.00%) Apache Pig
2 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 33 (75.00%) Firewall
1 33 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (75.00%) Apache Hive
1 33 (75.00%) Big Data
1 33 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
General
1 33 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (15.91%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (59.09%) Software Engineer
2 18 (40.91%) Principal Engineer
3 17 (38.64%) Principal Software Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 4 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) IT Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) IT Support
6 4 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior IT Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior IT Support
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Software Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) Citrix Support
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (75.00%) Java EE
1 33 (75.00%) STL
2 1 (2.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 31 (70.45%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 37 (84.09%) Linux
2 33 (75.00%) Android
2 33 (75.00%) Apple iOS
3 11 (25.00%) Windows
3 11 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
1 33 (75.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 33 (75.00%) Mobile Development
1 33 (75.00%) Multithreading
1 33 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
1 33 (75.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 32 (72.73%) Software Engineering
3 19 (43.18%) Coaching
4 12 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 5 (11.36%) ITIL
6 1 (2.27%) Android Development
6 1 (2.27%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (75.00%) C
1 33 (75.00%) C#
1 33 (75.00%) C++
1 33 (75.00%) Java
1 33 (75.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 44 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (84.09%) CCNA
2 37 (84.09%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (75.00%) CISSP
3 33 (75.00%) GIAC
3 33 (75.00%) Linux+ Certification
3 33 (75.00%) SANS
3 33 (75.00%) SSCP
4 19 (43.18%) Security Cleared
5 16 (36.36%) Network+ Certification
6 9 (20.45%) DV Cleared
7 6 (13.64%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (13.64%) MCITP
7 6 (13.64%) MCSA
8 5 (11.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) XenApp
2 6 (13.64%) vSphere
3 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
3 5 (11.36%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Backup Exec
1 6 (13.64%) NetBackup
1 6 (13.64%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Citrix
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (25.00%) VMware
2 6 (13.64%) NetApp
2 6 (13.64%) Sophos
2 6 (13.64%) Symantec
3 1 (2.27%) EMC