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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 103 67 74
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +7
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 3 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.33% 2.95% 2.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.79% 6.64% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 26 21
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +4.76%

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
378 422 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 42.05% 44.47% 36.21%
Number of salaries quoted 291 276 267
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 41 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (92.68%) Security Cleared
3 37 (90.24%) Cybersecurity
4 36 (87.80%) SANS
4 36 (87.80%) GIAC
4 36 (87.80%) SSCP
4 36 (87.80%) CCNA
4 36 (87.80%) CISSP
4 36 (87.80%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (87.80%) Network+ Certification
4 36 (87.80%) Linux+ Certification
4 36 (87.80%) C
4 36 (87.80%) Linux
5 30 (73.17%) Software Engineering
6 29 (70.73%) Ethical Hacking
6 29 (70.73%) Penetration Testing
6 29 (70.73%) DV Cleared
6 29 (70.73%) Reverse Engineering
6 29 (70.73%) TCP/IP
6 29 (70.73%) Security+ Certification
6 29 (70.73%) Firewall
6 29 (70.73%) CompTIA Security+
7 20 (48.78%) C#
7 20 (48.78%) C++
7 20 (48.78%) Java
7 20 (48.78%) STL
7 20 (48.78%) Multithreading
7 20 (48.78%) Java EE
7 20 (48.78%) Objective-C
8 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 12 (29.27%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.44%) JBoss
2 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (70.73%) Firewall
1 29 (70.73%) TCP/IP
2 7 (17.07%) FCoE
2 7 (17.07%) SNMP
3 6 (14.63%) HTTP
3 6 (14.63%) SSL
4 2 (4.88%) DNS
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.44%) DHCP
5 1 (2.44%) IPX
5 1 (2.44%) IPX/SPX
5 1 (2.44%) LAN
5 1 (2.44%) MPLS
5 1 (2.44%) PPP
5 1 (2.44%) PPTP
5 1 (2.44%) VPN
5 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) Apache Hive
1 12 (29.27%) Big Data
1 12 (29.27%) Hadoop
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.20%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) JIRA
2 7 (17.07%) Redmine
3 5 (12.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (12.20%) Bitbucket
3 5 (12.20%) CodeSonar
3 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
3 5 (12.20%) git-flow
3 5 (12.20%) Robot Framework
3 5 (12.20%) Selenium
General
1 18 (43.90%) Games
2 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Platform Engineer
2 12 (29.27%) Software Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Consultant
3 8 (19.51%) Software Consultant
3 8 (19.51%) Software Test Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Test Consultant
3 8 (19.51%) Test Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Administrator
5 6 (14.63%) Network Systems Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (14.63%) Virtualisation Administrator
5 6 (14.63%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) C Software Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Java Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) JavaScript Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (48.78%) Java EE
1 20 (48.78%) STL
2 5 (12.20%) .NET
2 5 (12.20%) .NET Framework
2 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
2 5 (12.20%) Django
2 5 (12.20%) LAMP
2 5 (12.20%) Node.js
2 5 (12.20%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (12.20%) REST
2 5 (12.20%) SOAP
2 5 (12.20%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Cybercrime
2 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.44%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.44%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (87.80%) Linux
2 17 (41.46%) Windows
3 12 (29.27%) Android
3 12 (29.27%) Apple iOS
4 8 (19.51%) Unix
5 5 (12.20%) Mac OS X
5 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (90.24%) Cybersecurity
2 30 (73.17%) Software Engineering
3 29 (70.73%) Ethical Hacking
3 29 (70.73%) Penetration Testing
3 29 (70.73%) Reverse Engineering
4 20 (48.78%) Multithreading
5 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (43.90%) Coaching
6 18 (43.90%) Mentoring
7 12 (29.27%) User Stories
8 7 (17.07%) High Availability
8 7 (17.07%) Mobile Development
9 6 (14.63%) Kanban
9 6 (14.63%) Scrum
10 5 (12.20%) API Design
11 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (2.44%) DevOps
11 1 (2.44%) Migration
11 1 (2.44%) Server Building
11 1 (2.44%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 36 (87.80%) C
2 20 (48.78%) C#
2 20 (48.78%) C++
2 20 (48.78%) Java
2 20 (48.78%) Objective-C
3 13 (31.71%) Python
4 12 (29.27%) Bash Shell
5 8 (19.51%) Perl
5 8 (19.51%) VB
6 7 (17.07%) Korn
7 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
8 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
8 5 (12.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 41 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (92.68%) Security Cleared
3 36 (87.80%) CCNA
3 36 (87.80%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (87.80%) CISSP
3 36 (87.80%) GIAC
3 36 (87.80%) Linux+ Certification
3 36 (87.80%) Network+ Certification
3 36 (87.80%) SANS
3 36 (87.80%) SSCP
4 29 (70.73%) CompTIA Security+
4 29 (70.73%) DV Cleared
4 29 (70.73%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.88%) MCSA
7 1 (2.44%) MCP
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (17.07%) NFS
2 7 (17.07%) Samba
2 7 (17.07%) VMware ESX
3 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
3 5 (12.20%) Docker
3 5 (12.20%) vSphere
4 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (29.27%) Puppet
2 7 (17.07%) Ansible
2 7 (17.07%) Nagios
3 5 (12.20%) Salt
4 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) VMware
2 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.07%) EMC
3 7 (17.07%) NetApp
3 7 (17.07%) SolarWinds
4 3 (7.32%) Citrix
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco
5 1 (2.44%) HP