The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 52 64 54
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 10 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.87% 1.40% 1.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.25% 4.95% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 10
Average salary £42,500 £31,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.09% -34.73%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
- -8.52%
MCSE
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Qualifications Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
138 202 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 25.75% 28.21% 30.71%
Number of salaries quoted 131 167 145
Average salary £45,245 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.54% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

MCSE
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Swindon region.

MCSE Salary Trend in Swindon

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Swindon

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 16 (94.12%) VMware
3 12 (70.59%) MCSA
3 12 (70.59%) MCITP
4 11 (64.71%) vSphere
4 11 (64.71%) MS Exchange
4 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
4 11 (64.71%) Windows
5 10 (58.82%) Symantec
5 10 (58.82%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (58.82%) Sophos
5 10 (58.82%) NetBackup
5 10 (58.82%) Backup Exec
5 10 (58.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (58.82%) WSUS
6 6 (35.29%) ITIL
7 5 (29.41%) MCP
7 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
8 4 (23.53%) SCCM
8 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (23.53%) Cisco
9 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
9 3 (17.65%) HP
9 3 (17.65%) Linux
9 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
9 3 (17.65%) SCOM
10 2 (11.76%) Firewall
11 1 (5.88%) Finance
11 1 (5.88%) Clustering

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 (64.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Server Support
1 11 (64.71%) Support Analyst
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
1 11 (64.71%) Server Support Analyst
1 11 (64.71%) Server Analyst
2 10 (58.82%) Senior Server Analyst
2 10 (58.82%) Support Team Leader
2 10 (58.82%) Team Leader
2 10 (58.82%) Senior Support Analyst
2 10 (58.82%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Server Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) Change Management
2 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (70.59%) MCSA
2 12 (70.59%) MCITP
3 10 (58.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (29.41%) MCP
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) vSphere
2 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
3 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) Norton AntiVirus
1 10 (58.82%) NetBackup
1 10 (58.82%) Backup Exec
1 10 (58.82%) WSUS
2 4 (23.53%) SCCM
3 3 (17.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
1 16 (94.12%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) Symantec
2 10 (58.82%) Sophos
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
4 3 (17.65%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix