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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 75 75 71
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 25 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.64% 1.31% 1.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.44% 4.11% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 9
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,550 £36,250 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
336 292 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 35.52% 31.88% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 245 236 265
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,400 £54,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +4 12 £31,500 -12.50% 1
Cirencester -2 2 £41,000 +36.66% 1
Stroud - 2 £45,000 -
Fairford - 1 £30,000 -
MCSE
South West

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 66 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (84.85%) Citrix
3 52 (78.79%) Microsoft
4 46 (69.70%) Windows
5 42 (63.64%) ITIL
6 39 (59.09%) MCSA
7 36 (54.55%) XenApp
8 33 (50.00%) Active Directory
8 33 (50.00%) TCP/IP
9 32 (48.48%) VMware
10 31 (46.97%) MS Excel
11 29 (43.94%) Finance
12 28 (42.42%) VPN
13 24 (36.36%) DNS
13 24 (36.36%) DHCP
13 24 (36.36%) Remedy
13 24 (36.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 23 (34.85%) Sophos
15 20 (30.30%) Client/Server
15 20 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (30.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 20 (30.30%) BitLocker
16 19 (28.79%) SAN
16 19 (28.79%) Cisco
17 16 (24.24%) MS Exchange
17 16 (24.24%) Backup Exec
18 14 (21.21%) Software Packaging
18 14 (21.21%) vSphere
19 13 (19.70%) Symantec
19 13 (19.70%) Norton AntiVirus

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (7.58%) Lync
4 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 31 (46.97%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.58%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Office 365
2 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 28 (42.42%) VPN
3 24 (36.36%) DNS
3 24 (36.36%) DHCP
4 19 (28.79%) SAN
5 11 (16.67%) Firewall
6 4 (6.06%) Wireless
6 4 (6.06%) VLAN
6 4 (6.06%) iSCSI
6 4 (6.06%) NetScaler
6 4 (6.06%) WAN
7 1 (1.52%) SMTP
7 1 (1.52%) Broadband
7 1 (1.52%) PBX
7 1 (1.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
General
1 29 (43.94%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Advertising
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (25.76%) Analyst
2 15 (22.73%) Wintel Support
3 13 (19.70%) Support Specialist
4 10 (15.15%) Wintel Analyst
5 9 (13.64%) Wintel Specialist
5 9 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (13.64%) Support Engineer
6 8 (12.12%) Help Desk Engineer
7 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Support Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Wintel Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Server Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Wintel Support Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Consultant
9 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Server Support
10 3 (4.55%) Server Support Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.21%) Software Packaging
2 2 (3.03%) COM
3 1 (1.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.30%) Client/Server
2 4 (6.06%) Clustering
2 4 (6.06%) PDA
3 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 46 (69.70%) Windows
2 9 (13.64%) Linux
3 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (63.64%) ITIL
2 7 (10.61%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
4 2 (3.03%) People Management
4 2 (3.03%) Change Management
5 1 (1.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.52%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.52%) Time Management
5 1 (1.52%) Network Management
5 1 (1.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.52%) Change Control
5 1 (1.52%) Project Management
5 1 (1.52%) Service Management
5 1 (1.52%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.52%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.12%) VBScript
1 8 (12.12%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.06%) SQL
3 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 66 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (59.09%) MCSA
3 20 (30.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
5 9 (13.64%) MCITP
6 7 (10.61%) CCA
7 5 (7.58%) CCNA
7 5 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (3.03%) Degree
9 1 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.52%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (54.55%) XenApp
2 33 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 24 (36.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 20 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (30.30%) BitLocker
5 14 (21.21%) vSphere
6 7 (10.61%) XenDesktop
7 5 (7.58%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (7.58%) Hyper-V
7 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (6.06%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (24.24%) Backup Exec
2 13 (19.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (12.12%) NetBackup
3 8 (12.12%) WSUS
4 7 (10.61%) Zenoss
4 7 (10.61%) WhatsUp Gold
5 5 (7.58%) SCCM
6 4 (6.06%) SCOM
6 4 (6.06%) SCVMM
6 4 (6.06%) vMotion
7 1 (1.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 56 (84.85%) Citrix
2 52 (78.79%) Microsoft
3 32 (48.48%) VMware
4 24 (36.36%) Remedy
5 23 (34.85%) Sophos
6 19 (28.79%) Cisco
7 13 (19.70%) Symantec
8 8 (12.12%) NetApp
9 7 (10.61%) Veeam
10 6 (9.09%) HP
11 5 (7.58%) Websense
12 4 (6.06%) Red Hat
13 2 (3.03%) Apple
14 1 (1.52%) LANDesk
14 1 (1.52%) IronPort
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £36000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago