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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 76 88 86
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 22 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.08% 0.22% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.01% 0.66% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 21 2 6
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +34.32%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
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
366 302 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 34.53% 33.41% 51.34%
Number of salaries quoted 287 244 346
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £49,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +2 19 £30,000 -33.33% 2
MCSE
South West

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 28 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (92.86%) Microsoft
3 20 (71.43%) TCP/IP
4 19 (67.86%) Windows
4 19 (67.86%) Citrix
5 18 (64.29%) VPN
5 18 (64.29%) XenApp
6 17 (60.71%) ITIL
7 16 (57.14%) MCSA
7 16 (57.14%) Finance
8 15 (53.57%) DNS
8 15 (53.57%) DHCP
8 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
9 14 (50.00%) MS Excel
9 14 (50.00%) Remedy
9 14 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 13 (46.43%) Software Packaging
10 13 (46.43%) Client/Server
10 13 (46.43%) Cisco
11 12 (42.86%) Sophos
12 10 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (35.71%) VMware
12 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (28.57%) Symantec
14 6 (21.43%) WAN
15 5 (17.86%) HP
15 5 (17.86%) Firewall
15 5 (17.86%) CCA
15 5 (17.86%) Citrix Certification
15 5 (17.86%) SAN

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (14.29%) Lync
1 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 14 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 18 (64.29%) VPN
3 15 (53.57%) DNS
3 15 (53.57%) DHCP
4 6 (21.43%) WAN
5 5 (17.86%) Firewall
5 5 (17.86%) SAN
5 5 (17.86%) Wireless
5 5 (17.86%) VLAN
6 4 (14.29%) NetScaler
7 2 (7.14%) LAN
8 1 (3.57%) Broadband
8 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
8 1 (3.57%) SSL
8 1 (3.57%) Internet
8 1 (3.57%) MPLS
8 1 (3.57%) OSPF
8 1 (3.57%) BGP
8 1 (3.57%) EIGRP
8 1 (3.57%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 16 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Support Specialist
2 8 (28.57%) Wintel Specialist
2 8 (28.57%) Wintel Support
3 7 (25.00%) Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Sales Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Windows Support Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Wintel Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Administrator
8 1 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Network Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Client/Server
2 4 (14.29%) Clustering
3 3 (10.71%) PDA
4 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) AIX
3 1 (3.57%) Solaris
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) UNIX
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.14%) ITSM
3 2 (7.14%) Service Management
3 2 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (3.57%) Straight-Through Processing
4 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.57%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Migration
4 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Performance Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (57.14%) MCSA
3 10 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (17.86%) CCA
4 5 (17.86%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (17.86%) MCITP
5 4 (14.29%) HP ASE
5 4 (14.29%) MCP
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (7.14%) CCNA
8 1 (3.57%) MCSD
8 1 (3.57%) CCIE
8 1 (3.57%) CCNP
8 1 (3.57%) CCEA
8 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
8 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.57%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (64.29%) XenApp
2 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
3 14 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (17.86%) VMware ESX
6 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
6 4 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (7.14%) vSphere
8 1 (3.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Backup Exec
2 4 (14.29%) SCCM
2 4 (14.29%) SCOM
2 4 (14.29%) SCVMM
2 4 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.57%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 26 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 19 (67.86%) Citrix
3 14 (50.00%) Remedy
4 13 (46.43%) Cisco
5 12 (42.86%) Sophos
6 10 (35.71%) VMware
7 8 (28.57%) Symantec
8 5 (17.86%) HP
9 4 (14.29%) Veeam
9 4 (14.29%) Websense
9 4 (14.29%) IBM
10 1 (3.57%) McAfee
10 1 (3.57%) F5
10 1 (3.57%) AppSense
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + £5,000 bonus + Car
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £49000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Laptop, Phone
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago