The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 89 90 75
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 8 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.76% 0.52% 1.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.00% 1.72% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 16
Median salary £33,000 £41,250 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +23.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £27,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £46,250 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
MCSE
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Qualifications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
267 349 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 25.26% 30.43% 29.27%
Number of salaries quoted 243 300 303
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,103 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Cardiff +6 5 £33,000 -26.66%
Newport - 2 £38,750 - 2
MCSE
Wales

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 South Wales region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 12 (66.67%) VMware
3 11 (61.11%) Windows
4 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (44.44%) CCNP
6 8 (44.44%) LAN
6 8 (44.44%) WAN
6 8 (44.44%) Office 365
7 7 (38.89%) Degree
7 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
7 7 (38.89%) vSphere
7 7 (38.89%) Firewall
8 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 6 (33.33%) SLA
8 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
9 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
9 5 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
9 5 (27.78%) Linux
9 5 (27.78%) Unix
9 5 (27.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 4 (22.22%) MS Excel

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Office 365
2 4 (22.22%) IaaS
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (22.22%) PaaS
2 4 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) LAN
1 8 (44.44%) WAN
2 7 (38.89%) Firewall
3 4 (22.22%) VPN
4 3 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (16.67%) Network Security
4 3 (16.67%) VLAN
4 3 (16.67%) WLAN
5 2 (11.11%) DHCP
5 2 (11.11%) DNS
5 2 (11.11%) IPsec
5 2 (11.11%) NAS
5 2 (11.11%) SAN
5 2 (11.11%) SSL
5 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Technical Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (27.78%) Linux
4 5 (27.78%) Unix
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (16.67%) Network Design
4 3 (16.67%) Network Management
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 3 (16.67%) Service Management
4 3 (16.67%) Time Management
5 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) ERP
6 1 (5.56%) High Availability
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (44.44%) CCNP
4 7 (38.89%) Degree
5 5 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (27.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (22.22%) CCNA
7 3 (16.67%) CCENT
7 3 (16.67%) JNCIP
7 3 (16.67%) MCITP
7 3 (16.67%) MCSA
7 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (11.11%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
1 7 (38.89%) vSphere
2 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) Brocade
2 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
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