The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 30 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 2 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.41% 0.55% 2.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.45% 1.82% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Average salary £32,000 - £33,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,600 - £38,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.87% +14.28%
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 Gloucester region.

Qualifications Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
58 55 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 40.85% 30.39% 52.22%
Number of salaries quoted 54 44 160
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

MCSE
Salary Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Gloucester region.

MCSE Salary Trend in Gloucester

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) ISA Server
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) ISA Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle