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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 79 95 76
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 11 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.98% 0.55% 1.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.34% 1.88% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 20
Median salary £27,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +10.29%
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
329 373 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.45% 29.44% 31.90%
Number of salaries quoted 298 346 311
Median salary £35,000 £35,369 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% -5.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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
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 24 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 August 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 +9 7 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Caerphilly - 1 £40,000 -
MCSE
Wales

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 37 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (75.68%) Windows
3 26 (70.27%) VMware
4 20 (54.05%) ITIL
5 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
5 18 (48.65%) Firewall
6 15 (40.54%) MCSA
6 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (37.84%) Windows Server
7 14 (37.84%) Active Directory
7 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (37.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 13 (35.14%) Cisco
8 13 (35.14%) SAN
9 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (27.03%) Hyper-V
10 10 (27.03%) Dell
10 10 (27.03%) Office 365
11 9 (24.32%) CCNP
12 8 (21.62%) CCNA
12 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (21.62%) NAS
12 8 (21.62%) MCITP
12 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (18.92%) EqualLogic
13 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (18.92%) Citrix
13 7 (18.92%) SLA
13 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange

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 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (8.11%) IIS
3 3 (8.11%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.41%) CMS
4 2 (5.41%) Commerce Server
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Project
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Office 365
2 3 (8.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (48.65%) Firewall
2 13 (35.14%) SAN
3 8 (21.62%) NAS
4 3 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (8.11%) DNS
4 3 (8.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (8.11%) LAN
4 3 (8.11%) Network Security
4 3 (8.11%) VLAN
4 3 (8.11%) VPN
4 3 (8.11%) WAN
4 3 (8.11%) WLAN
5 2 (5.41%) DHCP
5 2 (5.41%) Internet
5 2 (5.41%) iSCSI
5 2 (5.41%) NetScaler
5 2 (5.41%) Skype
6 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (5.41%) Power BI
2 2 (5.41%) PowerPivot
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Advertising
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Support Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (16.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Data Centre Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Help Desk Technician
5 3 (8.11%) Network Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Security Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Service Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Developer
6 2 (5.41%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Project Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Services Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
1 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
1 2 (5.41%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.92%) EqualLogic
3 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (37.84%) Windows Server
4 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
5 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.11%) Unix
6 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) ITIL
2 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
3 5 (13.51%) Project Management
4 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.11%) High Availability
5 3 (8.11%) Network Design
5 3 (8.11%) Network Management
5 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
5 3 (8.11%) Service Management
5 3 (8.11%) Time Management
6 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.41%) Analytics
6 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.41%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) ETL
6 2 (5.41%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.41%) Scrum
7 1 (2.70%) Change Management
7 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) C#
2 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (40.54%) MCSA
3 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (37.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (24.32%) CCNP
5 8 (21.62%) CCNA
5 8 (21.62%) MCITP
6 6 (16.22%) CCA
6 6 (16.22%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (16.22%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (10.81%) A+ Certification
7 4 (10.81%) MCP
7 4 (10.81%) MCTS
7 4 (10.81%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (8.11%) CCENT
8 3 (8.11%) JNCIP
8 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (5.41%) CCEA
10 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
10 1 (2.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (37.84%) Active Directory
2 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (27.03%) Hyper-V
4 6 (16.22%) XenApp
5 3 (8.11%) vSphere
6 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.70%) MetaFrame
7 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
1 2 (5.41%) FortiGate
1 2 (5.41%) XenMobile
2 1 (2.70%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (2.70%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.70%) OpenView
2 1 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (70.27%) VMware
2 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
3 13 (35.14%) Cisco
4 10 (27.03%) Dell
5 7 (18.92%) Citrix
6 5 (13.51%) Dell Compellent
6 5 (13.51%) HP
6 5 (13.51%) SolarWinds
7 4 (10.81%) Symantec
8 3 (8.11%) Brocade
8 3 (8.11%) CheckPoint
8 3 (8.11%) SonicWALL
8 3 (8.11%) Veritas
9 2 (5.41%) Veeam
10 1 (2.70%) arcserve
10 1 (2.70%) BMC
10 1 (2.70%) Compaq
10 1 (2.70%) Intel Security
10 1 (2.70%) Oracle
10 1 (2.70%) Remedy
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: to £28,000 + Benefits
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