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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 90 72 71
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -1
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 7 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.56% 1.65% 2.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.91% 5.07% 7.93%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 19
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £74,250 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
- -8.52%
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
367 355 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.10% 32.60% 25.80%
Number of salaries quoted 338 315 262
Average salary £35,369 £36,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.10% -7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -17 5 £37,500 +14.50%
Caerphilly +5 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Bridgend - 1 £27,500 - 1
MCSE
Wales

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 22 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 21 (95.45%) VMware
3 17 (77.27%) Active Directory
4 14 (63.64%) Cisco
4 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (50.00%) CCNA
5 11 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 10 (45.45%) ITIL
6 10 (45.45%) SAN
6 10 (45.45%) DHCP
6 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (36.36%) MCITP
7 8 (36.36%) MCSA
8 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
8 7 (31.82%) Citrix
9 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
9 6 (27.27%) Firewall
9 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (22.73%) Windows 8
10 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
10 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
10 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (22.73%) Finance

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 11 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
3 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (18.18%) IIS
4 3 (13.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (13.64%) Lync
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) DHCP
1 10 (45.45%) SAN
2 6 (27.27%) Firewall
3 5 (22.73%) VPN
3 5 (22.73%) DNS
4 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.55%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
1 5 (22.73%) Advertising
2 3 (13.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Support Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
5 5 (22.73%) Windows 8
6 3 (13.64%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Project Management
3 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.55%) Coaching
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (50.00%) CCNA
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (36.36%) MCSA
3 8 (36.36%) MCITP
4 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (13.64%) CCNP
6 1 (4.55%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) ISO 9001
1 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
4 4 (18.18%) vSphere
5 3 (13.64%) ISA Server
6 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) VMware
2 14 (63.64%) Cisco
2 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) Citrix
4 4 (18.18%) Fortinet
5 3 (13.64%) WatchGuard
5 3 (13.64%) Veeam
5 3 (13.64%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.55%) SAP
7 1 (4.55%) Teradata
7 1 (4.55%) Informatica
7 1 (4.55%) NetApp
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago