The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 57 53 78
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +25
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 15 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.51% 2.50% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.04% 9.93% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 3
Median salary £43,000 £30,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.98% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £22,700 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £36,500 £36,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
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 Somerset region.

Qualifications Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
166 141 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 27.76% 25.22% 21.87%
Number of salaries quoted 142 117 116
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,300 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,145
% change year-on-year
- +5.86%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

MCSE
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Somerset region.

MCSE Salary Trend in Somerset

MCSE
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +4 3 £40,500 +76.08%
Taunton - 2 £46,250 -
Street -4 1 - -
Clevedon - 1 £35,000 -
MCSE
South West

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 32 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (90.63%) Windows
3 27 (84.38%) Degree
4 26 (81.25%) MCSD
4 26 (81.25%) Microsoft
5 24 (75.00%) Linux
5 24 (75.00%) SQL Server
6 23 (71.88%) Unix
7 18 (56.25%) Apache
8 17 (53.13%) Visual Studio
8 17 (53.13%) C#
8 17 (53.13%) PHP
8 17 (53.13%) VB
8 17 (53.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (53.13%) Drupal
8 17 (53.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (28.13%) ITIL
10 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
11 7 (21.88%) Oracle
12 6 (18.75%) SQL
12 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
13 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
13 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
13 5 (15.63%) Firewall
14 4 (12.50%) VMware
14 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
15 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 18 (56.25%) Apache
2 17 (53.13%) Drupal
3 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
4 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (3.13%) IIS
6 1 (3.13%) JBoss
6 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) IaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) PaaS
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) Network Security
3 1 (3.13%) DHCP
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
3 1 (3.13%) SAN
3 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (53.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (53.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (53.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Team Leader
2 14 (43.75%) Development Team Leader
3 3 (9.38%) Application Support Team Leader
3 3 (9.38%) Applications Support
3 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Lead Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Support Team Leader
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Leader
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Architect
4 1 (3.13%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (3.13%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) IT Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Server Support
4 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
1 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (90.63%) Windows
2 24 (75.00%) Linux
3 23 (71.88%) Unix
4 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) ITIL
2 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.38%) Migration
3 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.25%) Information Management
4 2 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (3.13%) DevOps
5 1 (3.13%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.13%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.13%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) C#
1 17 (53.13%) PHP
1 17 (53.13%) VB
2 6 (18.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (84.38%) Degree
3 26 (81.25%) MCSD
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (6.25%) MCSA
6 1 (3.13%) CCNA
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.13%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle
3 4 (12.50%) VMware
4 3 (9.38%) EMC
5 2 (6.25%) Apple
5 2 (6.25%) NetApp
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco
6 1 (3.13%) Citrix
6 1 (3.13%) IBM
6 1 (3.13%) Software AG