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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 33 44 43
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 23 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.62% 1.79% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.72% 6.17% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 1
Average salary £33,000 £42,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% +57.40%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
111 81 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 27.14% 29.03% 45.54%
Number of salaries quoted 89 66 89
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,500
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 4 March 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 35 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (82.86%) Citrix
3 27 (77.14%) Windows
4 26 (74.29%) TCP/IP
4 26 (74.29%) XenApp
5 25 (71.43%) VPN
6 23 (65.71%) MS Excel
7 21 (60.00%) MCSA
7 21 (60.00%) Active Directory
7 21 (60.00%) Finance
8 20 (57.14%) DHCP
8 20 (57.14%) Remedy
8 20 (57.14%) DNS
8 20 (57.14%) ITIL
8 20 (57.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 18 (51.43%) Cisco
10 17 (48.57%) Client/Server
11 16 (45.71%) Sophos
11 16 (45.71%) Software Packaging
12 15 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 15 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (42.86%) VMware
13 10 (28.57%) Symantec
14 9 (25.71%) CCA
14 9 (25.71%) Citrix Certification
15 7 (20.00%) WAN
15 7 (20.00%) SAN
15 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (20.00%) Firewall

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (17.14%) Lync
1 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 23 (65.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (74.29%) TCP/IP
2 25 (71.43%) VPN
3 20 (57.14%) DHCP
3 20 (57.14%) DNS
4 7 (20.00%) WAN
4 7 (20.00%) SAN
4 7 (20.00%) Firewall
4 7 (20.00%) VLAN
5 6 (17.14%) NetScaler
5 6 (17.14%) Wireless
6 3 (8.57%) iSCSI
7 2 (5.71%) Broadband
8 1 (2.86%) LAN
8 1 (2.86%) Internet
8 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.86%) BIG-IP
8 1 (2.86%) Network Security
8 1 (2.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 21 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Support Specialist
2 10 (28.57%) Wintel Support
2 10 (28.57%) Wintel Specialist
3 7 (20.00%) Consultant
4 6 (17.14%) Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Sales Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (8.57%) Help Desk Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Windows Support Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Wintel Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.86%) IT Consultant
9 1 (2.86%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (2.86%) Administrator
9 1 (2.86%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.86%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (48.57%) Client/Server
2 6 (17.14%) Clustering
3 5 (14.29%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 27 (77.14%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) AIX
3 1 (2.86%) Solaris
3 1 (2.86%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) UNIX
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) ITIL
2 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.86%) Migration
3 1 (2.86%) Straight-Through Processing
3 1 (2.86%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (2.86%) Performance Testing
3 1 (2.86%) Load Testing
3 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (60.00%) MCSA
3 15 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (25.71%) CCA
4 9 (25.71%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (14.29%) MCITP
6 4 (11.43%) HP ASE
7 1 (2.86%) MCP
7 1 (2.86%) MCSD
7 1 (2.86%) CCEA
7 1 (2.86%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (74.29%) XenApp
2 21 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 20 (57.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 15 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (20.00%) VMware ESX
6 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
6 6 (17.14%) XenDesktop
6 6 (17.14%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (11.43%) vSphere
8 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 6 (17.14%) SCCM
2 6 (17.14%) SCOM
2 6 (17.14%) SCVMM
2 6 (17.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.86%) HP SIM
3 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (82.86%) Citrix
3 20 (57.14%) Remedy
4 18 (51.43%) Cisco
5 16 (45.71%) Sophos
6 15 (42.86%) VMware
7 10 (28.57%) Symantec
8 6 (17.14%) Veeam
8 6 (17.14%) Websense
9 5 (14.29%) HP
10 4 (11.43%) IBM
11 1 (2.86%) McAfee
11 1 (2.86%) AppSense
11 1 (2.86%) F5
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