The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 65 78 91
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +13
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 33 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.12% 1.07% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.09% 3.08% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 3
Average salary £32,250 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £42,500 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
MCSE
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
363 325 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 34.28% 34.69% 48.52%
Number of salaries quoted 275 285 360
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

MCSE
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +28 30 £31,500 -19.74% 1
Stroud - 1 £45,000 -
MCSE
South West

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 60 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 55 (91.67%) Citrix
3 50 (83.33%) Windows
4 46 (76.67%) Microsoft
5 37 (61.67%) TCP/IP
6 36 (60.00%) XenApp
7 32 (53.33%) VPN
7 32 (53.33%) Active Directory
7 32 (53.33%) MS Excel
8 31 (51.67%) ITIL
9 30 (50.00%) VMware
10 29 (48.33%) MCSA
11 25 (41.67%) DHCP
11 25 (41.67%) DNS
11 25 (41.67%) Remedy
11 25 (41.67%) Finance
11 25 (41.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 25 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 24 (40.00%) Sophos
12 24 (40.00%) Cisco
13 20 (33.33%) Client/Server
13 20 (33.33%) Software Packaging
13 20 (33.33%) BitLocker
14 19 (31.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 19 (31.67%) SAN
15 16 (26.67%) Firewall
16 15 (25.00%) Backup Exec
17 13 (21.67%) Citrix Certification
17 13 (21.67%) MS Exchange
18 12 (20.00%) CCA

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 13 (21.67%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (15.00%) Lync
3 9 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.67%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 32 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 9 (15.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (61.67%) TCP/IP
2 32 (53.33%) VPN
3 25 (41.67%) DHCP
3 25 (41.67%) DNS
4 19 (31.67%) SAN
5 16 (26.67%) Firewall
6 9 (15.00%) WAN
6 9 (15.00%) VLAN
7 8 (13.33%) Wireless
7 8 (13.33%) NetScaler
8 5 (8.33%) iSCSI
9 2 (3.33%) Broadband
10 1 (1.67%) Network Security
10 1 (1.67%) NAS
10 1 (1.67%) BIG-IP
10 1 (1.67%) LAN
10 1 (1.67%) Internet
10 1 (1.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 25 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Advertising
3 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (33.33%) Support Specialist
2 16 (26.67%) Wintel Support
3 15 (25.00%) Wintel Specialist
4 10 (16.67%) Analyst
5 9 (15.00%) Help Desk Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (6.67%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Server Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Wintel Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Field Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Server Support
9 2 (3.33%) Service Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Server Support Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.33%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 8 (13.33%) Clustering
3 7 (11.67%) PDA
4 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 50 (83.33%) Windows
2 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.33%) Linux
4 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.67%) AIX
6 1 (1.67%) Solaris
6 1 (1.67%) UNIX
6 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (51.67%) ITIL
2 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (3.33%) Service Management
3 2 (3.33%) Change Management
3 2 (3.33%) ITSM
3 2 (3.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (3.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (1.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (1.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (1.67%) Load Testing
4 1 (1.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (1.67%) Migration
4 1 (1.67%) Line Management
4 1 (1.67%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (1.67%) Network Management
4 1 (1.67%) Straight-Through Processing
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.33%) SQL
2 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 60 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (48.33%) MCSA
3 19 (31.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (21.67%) Citrix Certification
5 12 (20.00%) CCA
6 5 (8.33%) CCNA
6 5 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (6.67%) MCP
7 4 (6.67%) MCITP
8 1 (1.67%) Degree
8 1 (1.67%) MCTS
8 1 (1.67%) MCSD
8 1 (1.67%) CCEA
8 1 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (60.00%) XenApp
2 32 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 25 (41.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 25 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (33.33%) BitLocker
5 10 (16.67%) XenDesktop
6 9 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (15.00%) vSphere
6 9 (15.00%) Hyper-V
6 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 9 (15.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 12 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (15.00%) SCCM
4 8 (13.33%) SCOM
4 8 (13.33%) SCVMM
5 5 (8.33%) vMotion
6 3 (5.00%) WSUS
6 3 (5.00%) NetBackup
7 2 (3.33%) Zenoss
7 2 (3.33%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (1.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (1.67%) HP SIM
8 1 (1.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 55 (91.67%) Citrix
2 46 (76.67%) Microsoft
3 30 (50.00%) VMware
4 25 (41.67%) Remedy
5 24 (40.00%) Sophos
5 24 (40.00%) Cisco
6 12 (20.00%) Symantec
7 10 (16.67%) Veeam
8 9 (15.00%) Websense
9 4 (6.67%) HP
10 3 (5.00%) NetApp
11 2 (3.33%) Apple
12 1 (1.67%) IronPort
12 1 (1.67%) AppSense
12 1 (1.67%) McAfee
12 1 (1.67%) F5
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago