The first table below looks at the demand for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 23 April 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 South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 67 84 37
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -47
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 20 6 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.93% 0.58% 6.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.83% 2.21% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 45
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £32,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,834 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-4.97% -0.45%
Qualifications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
414 271 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 39.96% 26.01% 34.01%
Number of salaries quoted 349 247 284
Average salary £37,000 £36,100 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.49% +3.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

MCSE
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

MCSE Salary Trend in South Wales

MCSE
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in South Wales

MCSE
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
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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
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Vacancies
Cardiff +7 11 £33,000 +1.53% 1
Caerphilly - 7 £30,000 -
Newport - 1 £32,000 -
Monmouthshire - 1 £21,000 -
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MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 37 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (91.89%) Windows
3 33 (89.19%) VMware
4 30 (81.08%) Cisco
4 30 (81.08%) Microsoft
5 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
6 23 (62.16%) ITIL
7 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
8 20 (54.05%) MCP
8 20 (54.05%) Hyper-V
9 19 (51.35%) HP
10 18 (48.65%) MS Excel
10 18 (48.65%) DNS
11 17 (45.95%) SAN
11 17 (45.95%) Firewall
12 16 (43.24%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (43.24%) IIS
13 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2003
13 15 (40.54%) CCNA
14 14 (37.84%) Internet
14 14 (37.84%) MS Exchange
14 14 (37.84%) NAS
15 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (35.14%) CMS
15 13 (35.14%) .NET Framework
15 13 (35.14%) Load Balancing
15 13 (35.14%) .NET
15 13 (35.14%) Management Information System
15 13 (35.14%) Commerce Server
16 12 (32.43%) Citrix

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (43.24%) IIS
2 14 (37.84%) MS Exchange
3 13 (35.14%) Commerce Server
3 13 (35.14%) CMS
4 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
6 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (5.41%) Lync
8 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (2.70%) WorkSite
8 1 (2.70%) Site Server
8 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 18 (48.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (48.65%) DNS
2 17 (45.95%) SAN
2 17 (45.95%) Firewall
3 14 (37.84%) Internet
3 14 (37.84%) NAS
4 11 (29.73%) TCP/IP
5 4 (10.81%) DHCP
6 3 (8.11%) FTP
6 3 (8.11%) SNMP
6 3 (8.11%) VPN
6 3 (8.11%) VoIP
6 3 (8.11%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (8.11%) iSCSI
7 2 (5.41%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.70%) WAN
8 1 (2.70%) ADSL
8 1 (2.70%) Broadband
8 1 (2.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Legal
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Advertising
2 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Analyst
2 15 (40.54%) Support Analyst
3 10 (27.03%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (24.32%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Server Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) IT Support
9 1 (2.70%) Technical Design Authority
9 1 (2.70%) Build Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Server Technician
9 1 (2.70%) Service Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) .NET
1 13 (35.14%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.11%) Clustering
2 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 34 (91.89%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
6 5 (13.51%) Windows XP
7 4 (10.81%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (5.41%) Linux
9 1 (2.70%) SUSE
9 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) ITIL
2 13 (35.14%) Load Balancing
3 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
3 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.70%) TOGAF
4 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (54.05%) MCP
3 16 (43.24%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (40.54%) CCNA
5 10 (27.03%) MCSA
5 10 (27.03%) SAP Certification
6 8 (21.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (13.51%) CCNP
8 4 (10.81%) CCA
8 4 (10.81%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (10.81%) MCITP
8 4 (10.81%) VCP5
9 2 (5.41%) A+ Certification
10 1 (2.70%) PMP
10 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
10 1 (2.70%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (2.70%) MCSM
10 1 (2.70%) CISSP
10 1 (2.70%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) ISO 9001
1 10 (27.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) GxP
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
2 20 (54.05%) Hyper-V
3 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (8.11%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.70%) XenApp
5 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) NetBackup
2 3 (8.11%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.70%) SCCM
3 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (89.19%) VMware
2 30 (81.08%) Cisco
2 30 (81.08%) Microsoft
3 19 (51.35%) HP
4 12 (32.43%) Citrix
5 10 (27.03%) Veritas
5 10 (27.03%) SAP
5 10 (27.03%) Symantec
6 3 (8.11%) IBM
7 1 (2.70%) Dell
7 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.70%) Veeam
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