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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 73 71 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -34
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 18 23 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.63% 2.04% 4.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.03% 7.93% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 34
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £46,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,995 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +13.87%
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
358 290 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 32.52% 25.78% 31.35%
Number of salaries quoted 315 262 243
Average salary £36,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.59% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
(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 -8 12 £32,750 -13.81% 2
Caerphilly +7 6 £50,000 +11.11%
MCSE
Wales

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 40 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (82.50%) Windows
3 31 (77.50%) Microsoft
4 28 (70.00%) VMware
5 27 (67.50%) Cisco
6 24 (60.00%) Active Directory
7 22 (55.00%) ITIL
8 20 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (47.50%) HP
10 18 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
10 18 (45.00%) IIS
10 18 (45.00%) Hyper-V
11 16 (40.00%) MCP
11 16 (40.00%) CCNA
12 15 (37.50%) MS Excel
13 14 (35.00%) SAN
13 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (32.50%) DNS
15 12 (30.00%) MS Exchange
16 11 (27.50%) Internet
16 11 (27.50%) Commerce Server
16 11 (27.50%) .NET
16 11 (27.50%) .NET Framework
16 11 (27.50%) Load Balancing
16 11 (27.50%) CMS
16 11 (27.50%) Firewall
16 11 (27.50%) Management Information System
16 11 (27.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 10 (25.00%) NAS

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 18 (45.00%) IIS
2 12 (30.00%) MS Exchange
3 11 (27.50%) Commerce Server
3 11 (27.50%) CMS
4 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (10.00%) WebLogic
7 4 (10.00%) Apache
7 4 (10.00%) Site Server
8 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
8 2 (5.00%) Lync
8 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
9 1 (2.50%) WorkSite
Applications
1 15 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.00%) SAN
2 13 (32.50%) DNS
3 11 (27.50%) Internet
3 11 (27.50%) Firewall
4 10 (25.00%) NAS
5 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (7.50%) VoIP
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.50%) WAN
8 1 (2.50%) DHCP
8 1 (2.50%) LAN
8 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Analyst
2 12 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (22.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 4 (10.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 4 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (10.00%) Consultant
8 4 (10.00%) Sales Consultant
8 4 (10.00%) Technical Design Authority
9 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (7.50%) Architect
9 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (5.00%) Support Specialist
10 2 (5.00%) Service Manager
10 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) .NET
1 11 (27.50%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.00%) N-Tier
3 3 (7.50%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) iSeries
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 33 (82.50%) Windows
2 18 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (10.00%) Windows 2000
5 4 (10.00%) Solaris
6 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) ITIL
2 11 (27.50%) Load Balancing
3 6 (15.00%) Project Management
4 4 (10.00%) Service Management
4 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.00%) Change Management
5 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (40.00%) MCP
3 16 (40.00%) CCNA
4 11 (27.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (22.50%) SAP Certification
6 6 (15.00%) CCA
6 6 (15.00%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (10.00%) MCSD
7 4 (10.00%) CCIE
8 3 (7.50%) MCSA
8 3 (7.50%) MCITP
9 2 (5.00%) PMP
9 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
9 2 (5.00%) CCNP
9 2 (5.00%) CISSP
9 2 (5.00%) VCP5
10 1 (2.50%) CCENT
10 1 (2.50%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) ISO 9001
1 9 (22.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (45.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.50%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 31 (77.50%) Microsoft
2 28 (70.00%) VMware
3 27 (67.50%) Cisco
4 19 (47.50%) HP
5 10 (25.00%) SAP
6 7 (17.50%) Veritas
6 7 (17.50%) Symantec
7 6 (15.00%) Citrix
8 4 (10.00%) Oracle
8 4 (10.00%) Sun
9 3 (7.50%) NetApp
9 3 (7.50%) EMC
10 1 (2.50%) Dell
10 1 (2.50%) IBM
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