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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 66 79 90
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 38 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.44% 0.88% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.48% 2.48% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 34 8 3
Average salary £32,250 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.27% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £21,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £43,000 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
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
401 322 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 36.26% 35.31% 48.83%
Number of salaries quoted 294 284 390
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,766 £55,700
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 6 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 6 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 33 £33,000 -20.00%
Gloucester -14 1 £30,000 +9.09%
Stroud - 1 £45,000 -
MCSE
South West

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 6 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 63 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 57 (90.48%) Citrix
3 52 (82.54%) Windows
4 49 (77.78%) Microsoft
5 41 (65.08%) TCP/IP
6 39 (61.90%) XenApp
7 36 (57.14%) VPN
7 36 (57.14%) Active Directory
8 35 (55.56%) MS Excel
9 34 (53.97%) ITIL
10 33 (52.38%) MCSA
11 30 (47.62%) DNS
11 30 (47.62%) DHCP
11 30 (47.62%) Finance
12 29 (46.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 29 (46.03%) Remedy
13 28 (44.44%) Cisco
13 28 (44.44%) VMware
14 27 (42.86%) Sophos
15 25 (39.68%) Software Packaging
15 25 (39.68%) BitLocker
16 24 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
16 24 (38.10%) Client/Server
17 18 (28.57%) SAN
18 17 (26.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 16 (25.40%) Firewall
20 14 (22.22%) Backup Exec
21 13 (20.63%) Citrix Certification
22 12 (19.05%) MS Exchange
22 12 (19.05%) CCA

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 12 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 10 (15.87%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (15.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (14.29%) Lync
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.59%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.59%) IIS
Applications
1 35 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.70%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (65.08%) TCP/IP
2 36 (57.14%) VPN
3 30 (47.62%) DNS
3 30 (47.62%) DHCP
4 18 (28.57%) SAN
5 16 (25.40%) Firewall
6 9 (14.29%) VLAN
6 9 (14.29%) WAN
7 8 (12.70%) Wireless
7 8 (12.70%) NetScaler
8 5 (7.94%) iSCSI
9 2 (3.17%) Broadband
10 1 (1.59%) LAN
10 1 (1.59%) Internet
10 1 (1.59%) NAS
10 1 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.59%) BIG-IP
10 1 (1.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 30 (47.62%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Advertising
3 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (36.51%) Support Specialist
2 18 (28.57%) Wintel Support
3 17 (26.98%) Wintel Specialist
4 11 (17.46%) Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) Help Desk Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (6.35%) Consultant
7 4 (6.35%) Wintel Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 2 (3.17%) Field Support Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Server Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Architect
9 2 (3.17%) Service Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Field Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (39.68%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 24 (38.10%) Client/Server
2 8 (12.70%) Clustering
3 7 (11.11%) PDA
4 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 52 (82.54%) Windows
2 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.35%) Linux
4 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.59%) UNIX
6 1 (1.59%) AIX
6 1 (1.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.97%) ITIL
2 5 (7.94%) Mentoring
3 2 (3.17%) Service Management
3 2 (3.17%) Change Management
3 2 (3.17%) ITSM
3 2 (3.17%) Incident Management
3 2 (3.17%) Load Balancing
4 1 (1.59%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (1.59%) Performance Testing
4 1 (1.59%) Load Testing
4 1 (1.59%) Data Protection
4 1 (1.59%) Network Management
4 1 (1.59%) Straight-Through Processing
4 1 (1.59%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (1.59%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (1.59%) Line Management
4 1 (1.59%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.70%) SQL
2 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 63 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (52.38%) MCSA
3 17 (26.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (20.63%) Citrix Certification
5 12 (19.05%) CCA
6 4 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (6.35%) CCNA
6 4 (6.35%) MCP
7 3 (4.76%) MCITP
8 1 (1.59%) Degree
8 1 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.59%) MCTS
8 1 (1.59%) MCSD
8 1 (1.59%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (61.90%) XenApp
2 36 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 29 (46.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 25 (39.68%) BitLocker
5 24 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 9 (14.29%) VMware ESX
6 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 9 (14.29%) XenDesktop
6 9 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (12.70%) vSphere
8 1 (1.59%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (22.22%) Backup Exec
2 11 (17.46%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (14.29%) SCCM
4 8 (12.70%) SCOM
4 8 (12.70%) SCVMM
5 5 (7.94%) vMotion
6 2 (3.17%) NetBackup
6 2 (3.17%) WSUS
7 1 (1.59%) Zenoss
7 1 (1.59%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.59%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 57 (90.48%) Citrix
2 49 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 29 (46.03%) Remedy
4 28 (44.44%) Cisco
4 28 (44.44%) VMware
5 27 (42.86%) Sophos
6 11 (17.46%) Symantec
7 10 (15.87%) Veeam
8 9 (14.29%) Websense
9 4 (6.35%) HP
10 2 (3.17%) NetApp
11 1 (1.59%) Apple
11 1 (1.59%) McAfee
11 1 (1.59%) AppSense
11 1 (1.59%) IronPort
11 1 (1.59%) F5
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