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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 81 70 86
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 19 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.55% 1.79% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.17% 4.55% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 2
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £35,000 £29,850
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.10%
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
308 374 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 25.18% 39.29% 24.85%
Number of salaries quoted 266 312 215
Average salary £40,000 £38,783 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +10.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 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
Cardiff -6 11 £36,000 +12.50% 1
Newport -6 4 £35,000 +9.37%
Caerphilly +1 3 £25,500 -15.00%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 - -
MCSE
Wales

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
1 34 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (94.12%) Microsoft
3 30 (88.24%) VMware
4 29 (85.29%) Active Directory
5 28 (82.35%) Cisco
6 20 (58.82%) ITIL
7 16 (47.06%) MS Excel
8 15 (44.12%) CCNA
8 15 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (41.18%) Citrix
9 14 (41.18%) Hyper-V
10 13 (38.24%) SQL
10 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
10 13 (38.24%) DNS
11 12 (35.29%) MCSA
11 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
12 11 (32.35%) IIS
12 11 (32.35%) HP
12 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (29.41%) .NET
14 9 (26.47%) MCP
14 9 (26.47%) Firewall
14 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
15 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
15 8 (23.53%) SAN
15 8 (23.53%) Commerce Server
15 8 (23.53%) Internet
15 8 (23.53%) Management Information System

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
2 11 (32.35%) IIS
3 8 (23.53%) Commerce Server
3 8 (23.53%) CMS
4 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (17.65%) Lync
6 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
6 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2000
7 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (5.88%) IBM Notes
10 1 (2.94%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) PaaS
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) DNS
2 9 (26.47%) Firewall
3 8 (23.53%) SAN
3 8 (23.53%) Internet
3 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
4 5 (14.71%) NAS
5 4 (11.76%) DHCP
6 3 (8.82%) VPN
7 2 (5.88%) LAN
7 2 (5.88%) VoIP
7 2 (5.88%) WAN
8 1 (2.94%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.94%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.88%) Big Data
3 2 (5.88%) Data Mining
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Back Office
3 2 (5.88%) Advertising
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (20.59%) Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Network Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
5 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) .NET
2 8 (23.53%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.94%) COM
3 1 (2.94%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.82%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (14.71%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.94%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) ITIL
2 8 (23.53%) Load Balancing
3 7 (20.59%) Service Delivery
4 6 (17.65%) Project Management
5 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
6 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.88%) Coaching
7 2 (5.88%) Mobile Marketing
8 1 (2.94%) People Management
8 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (2.94%) Change Management
8 1 (2.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (44.12%) CCNA
2 15 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (35.29%) MCSA
4 9 (26.47%) MCP
5 8 (23.53%) MCITP
6 5 (14.71%) CCNP
7 4 (11.76%) SAP Certification
8 2 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (5.88%) MCTS
8 2 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) ISO 9001
1 7 (20.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (85.29%) Active Directory
2 14 (41.18%) Hyper-V
3 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (14.71%) ISA Server
5 2 (5.88%) Xen
5 2 (5.88%) vSphere
6 1 (2.94%) XenApp
6 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) NetBackup
2 3 (8.82%) WSUS
2 3 (8.82%) SCCM
3 2 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 30 (88.24%) VMware
3 28 (82.35%) Cisco
4 14 (41.18%) Citrix
5 11 (32.35%) HP
6 6 (17.65%) Symantec
7 5 (14.71%) WatchGuard
8 4 (11.76%) SAP
8 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
8 4 (11.76%) Veritas
9 3 (8.82%) McAfee
9 3 (8.82%) Veeam
9 3 (8.82%) Fortinet
10 2 (5.88%) BT
10 2 (5.88%) Lotus
10 2 (5.88%) IBM
11 1 (2.94%) NetApp
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago