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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 92 75 63
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -12
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 5 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.41% 1.87% 2.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.33% 5.61% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 23
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £72,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
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
375 374 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 31.04% 33.27% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 322 310 256
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £39,512
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -5.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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
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 6 July 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 -13 5 £37,000 -7.50%
MCSE
Wales

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (96.00%) Windows
3 22 (88.00%) VMware
4 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
4 19 (76.00%) Active Directory
5 18 (72.00%) Cisco
6 14 (56.00%) CCNA
6 14 (56.00%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (52.00%) ITIL
8 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (40.00%) Citrix
10 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
11 9 (36.00%) MCSA
11 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
12 8 (32.00%) SQL
12 8 (32.00%) DHCP
13 7 (28.00%) SAN
13 7 (28.00%) MCITP
13 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
14 6 (24.00%) Finance
14 6 (24.00%) DNS
15 5 (20.00%) CCNP
15 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
15 5 (20.00%) MS Office
15 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
15 5 (20.00%) Firewall
15 5 (20.00%) Back Office

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (16.00%) Lync
5 3 (12.00%) IIS
6 2 (8.00%) IBM Notes
6 2 (8.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (4.00%) CMS
7 1 (4.00%) Apache
7 1 (4.00%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) DHCP
2 7 (28.00%) SAN
3 6 (24.00%) DNS
4 5 (20.00%) Firewall
5 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (12.00%) VPN
7 2 (8.00%) LAN
7 2 (8.00%) VoIP
7 2 (8.00%) WAN
8 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Back Office
3 4 (16.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) COM
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (16.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) Coaching
5 1 (4.00%) People Management
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (56.00%) CCNA
2 14 (56.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (36.00%) MCSA
4 7 (28.00%) MCITP
5 5 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (20.00%) CCNP
6 2 (8.00%) MCTS
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (4.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (76.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (20.00%) ISA Server
4 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (8.00%) vSphere
6 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) WSUS
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
2 2 (8.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) VMware
2 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (72.00%) Cisco
4 10 (40.00%) Citrix
5 5 (20.00%) WatchGuard
6 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (12.00%) HP
7 3 (12.00%) Veeam
7 3 (12.00%) Fortinet
7 3 (12.00%) McAfee
8 2 (8.00%) BT
8 2 (8.00%) Symantec
8 2 (8.00%) Lotus
9 1 (4.00%) Informatica
9 1 (4.00%) NetApp
9 1 (4.00%) Teradata
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Excellent benefits
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