The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 78 72 90
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +18
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 11 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.20% 1.22% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.83% 3.25% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 7
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £26,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £48,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
287 308 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.43% 37.42% 44.24%
Number of salaries quoted 234 268 505
Average salary £38,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSE
South West

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
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 28 July 2014. 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 -10 3 £36,000 +30.90% 1
Cirencester +24 2 £30,000 -
Gloucester -6 2 £32,000 -39.04% 2
Tewkesbury - 1 £25,500 -
MCSE
South West

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (84.21%) Windows
3 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
4 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
5 12 (63.16%) VMware
6 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (52.63%) Firewall
7 10 (52.63%) MCP
8 9 (47.37%) Linux
8 9 (47.37%) MS Exchange
8 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
9 8 (42.11%) SQL
10 7 (36.84%) DNS
10 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
10 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
11 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (31.58%) Citrix
12 5 (26.32%) VBScript
12 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
12 5 (26.32%) MCSA
12 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
12 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
12 5 (26.32%) MCTS
12 5 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (26.32%) MCITP
13 4 (21.05%) Degree
13 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 9 (47.37%) MS Exchange
2 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.26%) IIS
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
3 7 (36.84%) DNS
4 4 (21.05%) SAN
4 4 (21.05%) VPN
5 3 (15.79%) DHCP
5 3 (15.79%) Internet
6 2 (10.53%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (10.53%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Firmware
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) GIS
2 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (47.37%) Linux
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
6 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Mobile Device Management
1 4 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Forensics
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Change Control
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) VBScript
3 3 (15.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (52.63%) MCP
3 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
3 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
4 5 (26.32%) MCSA
4 5 (26.32%) MCTS
4 5 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (26.32%) MCITP
5 4 (21.05%) Degree
6 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (5.26%) CCNP
7 1 (5.26%) CCNA
7 1 (5.26%) CCA
7 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
7 1 (5.26%) MCSM
7 1 (5.26%) CCENT
7 1 (5.26%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) ISA Server
3 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.53%) XenApp
4 2 (10.53%) vSphere
5 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Server
5 1 (5.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 12 (63.16%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) Citrix
4 4 (21.05%) HP
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle
5 3 (15.79%) NetApp
5 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
5 3 (15.79%) Symantec
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco
7 1 (5.26%) IBM
7 1 (5.26%) ESRI
7 1 (5.26%) Remedy
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Steria
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Steria
Salary: From £28,000 to £34,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 17 days ago