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 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 91 94 71
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -23
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 4 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.38% 0.62% 1.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.36% 2.03% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 18
Median salary £28,750 £37,500 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +14.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £25,100 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £45,750 £38,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
294 395 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 27.97% 30.72% 30.02%
Number of salaries quoted 279 355 286
Median salary £40,000 £37,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,135 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 1 October 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 +10 2 £28,750 -23.33% 2
MCSE
Wales

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 26 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (73.08%) Windows
3 18 (69.23%) ITIL
4 17 (65.38%) VMware
5 14 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (42.31%) Firewall
8 9 (34.62%) CCNP
8 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
8 9 (34.62%) Office 365
9 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (30.77%) MCITP
9 8 (30.77%) CCNA
9 8 (30.77%) MCSA
10 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
10 7 (26.92%) SLA
10 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (26.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
10 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
11 6 (23.08%) SAN
11 6 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (23.08%) Cisco
11 6 (23.08%) Citrix
11 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
12 5 (19.23%) CCA

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 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (11.54%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Project
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) Firewall
2 6 (23.08%) SAN
3 3 (11.54%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (11.54%) LAN
3 3 (11.54%) NAS
3 3 (11.54%) Network Security
3 3 (11.54%) VLAN
3 3 (11.54%) VPN
3 3 (11.54%) WAN
3 3 (11.54%) WLAN
4 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
4 2 (7.69%) NetScaler
4 2 (7.69%) Skype
5 1 (3.85%) DHCP
5 1 (3.85%) DNS
5 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Support Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Help Desk Technician
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Security Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Project Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
5 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (11.54%) Unix
6 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
3 5 (19.23%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 3 (11.54%) Network Design
5 3 (11.54%) Network Management
5 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
5 3 (11.54%) Service Management
5 3 (11.54%) Time Management
6 1 (3.85%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (3.85%) High Availability
6 1 (3.85%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (34.62%) CCNP
4 8 (30.77%) CCNA
4 8 (30.77%) MCITP
4 8 (30.77%) MCSA
5 7 (26.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (19.23%) CCA
7 5 (19.23%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (15.38%) A+ Certification
8 4 (15.38%) MCTS
8 4 (15.38%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (11.54%) CCENT
9 3 (11.54%) JNCIP
9 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (7.69%) CCEA
10 2 (7.69%) MCP
11 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
11 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
4 5 (19.23%) XenApp
5 3 (11.54%) vSphere
6 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.85%) MetaFrame
7 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 2 (7.69%) FortiGate
1 2 (7.69%) XenMobile
2 1 (3.85%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (3.85%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.85%) OpenView
2 1 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) VMware
2 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco
3 6 (23.08%) Citrix
4 5 (19.23%) Dell
5 4 (15.38%) Dell Compellent
6 3 (11.54%) Brocade
6 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
6 3 (11.54%) HP
7 2 (7.69%) EqualLogic
7 2 (7.69%) Symantec
7 2 (7.69%) Veeam
8 1 (3.85%) arcserve
8 1 (3.85%) BMC
8 1 (3.85%) Compaq
8 1 (3.85%) Intel Security
8 1 (3.85%) Oracle
8 1 (3.85%) Remedy
8 1 (3.85%) Veritas
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