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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 48 34 44
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 10 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.70% 5.14% 3.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.67% 17.53% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 14
Median salary £65,000 £75,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +150.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £50,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £75,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
150 97 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 40.43% 29.31% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 140 84 93
Median salary £53,750 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 9 December 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 23 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (91.30%) Firewall
3 19 (82.61%) CCNA
3 19 (82.61%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (65.22%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (60.87%) TCP/IP
6 12 (52.17%) Linux
6 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
7 11 (47.83%) Reverse Engineering
7 11 (47.83%) Android
7 11 (47.83%) Java EE
7 11 (47.83%) Multithreading
7 11 (47.83%) Telecoms
7 11 (47.83%) Ethical Hacking
7 11 (47.83%) Penetration Testing
7 11 (47.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
7 11 (47.83%) Network+ Certification
7 11 (47.83%) Linux+ Certification
7 11 (47.83%) GIAC
7 11 (47.83%) Objective-C
7 11 (47.83%) VMware
7 11 (47.83%) C
7 11 (47.83%) C#
7 11 (47.83%) C++
7 11 (47.83%) Java
7 11 (47.83%) STL
7 11 (47.83%) CISSP
7 11 (47.83%) SSCP
7 11 (47.83%) Apache Pig

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 11 (47.83%) Apache Pig
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (91.30%) Firewall
2 14 (60.87%) TCP/IP
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (17.39%) VPN
4 2 (8.70%) DNS
4 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
4 2 (8.70%) LAN
4 2 (8.70%) VLAN
4 2 (8.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) Apache Hive
1 11 (47.83%) Big Data
1 11 (47.83%) Hadoop
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 11 (47.83%) Telecoms
2 4 (17.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Software Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) IT Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) IT Technician
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior IT Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Technician
5 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) Java EE
1 11 (47.83%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Cybercrime
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 11 (47.83%) Android
2 11 (47.83%) Apple iOS
3 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.35%) CentOS
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (47.83%) Ethical Hacking
2 11 (47.83%) Mobile Development
2 11 (47.83%) Multithreading
2 11 (47.83%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (47.83%) Reverse Engineering
2 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
3 4 (17.39%) Line Management
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.35%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) C
1 11 (47.83%) C#
1 11 (47.83%) C++
1 11 (47.83%) Java
1 11 (47.83%) Objective-C
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (82.61%) CCNA
2 19 (82.61%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
4 11 (47.83%) CISSP
4 11 (47.83%) GIAC
4 11 (47.83%) Linux+ Certification
4 11 (47.83%) Network+ Certification
4 11 (47.83%) SANS
4 11 (47.83%) SSCP
4 11 (47.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (26.09%) MCITP
6 2 (8.70%) MCSA
7 1 (4.35%) Degree
7 1 (4.35%) MCP
7 1 (4.35%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Hyper-V
1 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (4.35%) vSphere
4 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) VMware
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco
3 6 (26.09%) Dell
3 6 (26.09%) HP
4 4 (17.39%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat