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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 52 63 48
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 17 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.59% 1.58% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.19% 5.13% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 4
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
185 195 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 28.16% 30.85% 31.54%
Number of salaries quoted 147 167 116
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,675 £55,000 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 October 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Swindon

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 27 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (66.67%) VMware
3 16 (59.26%) Windows
4 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
5 12 (44.44%) Cisco
5 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 9 (33.33%) ITIL
7 9 (33.33%) MCP
7 9 (33.33%) MCSA
8 8 (29.63%) Firewall
8 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
9 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
9 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (22.22%) CCNA
10 5 (18.52%) Citrix
10 5 (18.52%) Juniper
10 5 (18.52%) Degree
10 5 (18.52%) SCCM
10 5 (18.52%) SCOM
11 4 (14.81%) XenApp
11 4 (14.81%) Cisco UCCX
11 4 (14.81%) Finance
11 4 (14.81%) Network Design
11 4 (14.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (14.81%) MCDST
11 4 (14.81%) Symantec
11 4 (14.81%) Norton AntiVirus

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 3 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) Firewall
2 4 (14.81%) VoIP
3 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (7.41%) SAN
3 2 (7.41%) iSCSI
3 2 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) Network Security
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
4 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Advertising
4 1 (3.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) IT Support
2 4 (14.81%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Active Directory Specialist
3 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Support
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Server Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Project Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Designer
4 2 (7.41%) Network Operations Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
1 2 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (14.81%) Linux
5 3 (11.11%) Solaris
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
2 4 (14.81%) Network Design
3 3 (11.11%) Network Management
3 3 (11.11%) BCP
3 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.41%) MOF
4 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.41%) Line Management
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.70%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (3.70%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
1 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (33.33%) MCSA
3 9 (33.33%) MCP
4 6 (22.22%) CCNA
5 5 (18.52%) Degree
6 4 (14.81%) CCIE
6 4 (14.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (14.81%) MCDST
7 3 (11.11%) CCDP
7 3 (11.11%) CISSP
7 3 (11.11%) CCSP
7 3 (11.11%) CCNP
7 3 (11.11%) CCIP
7 3 (11.11%) CCVP
7 3 (11.11%) CCSE
8 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.70%) CCDA
8 1 (3.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
4 4 (14.81%) XenApp
5 3 (11.11%) VMware ESX
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (7.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (7.41%) vSphere
7 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.70%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) SCCM
1 5 (18.52%) SCOM
2 4 (14.81%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Intune
3 2 (7.41%) SCOrch
3 2 (7.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (7.41%) SCSM
3 2 (7.41%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.70%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) VMware
2 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
3 12 (44.44%) Cisco
4 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 5 (18.52%) Citrix
5 5 (18.52%) Juniper
6 4 (14.81%) HP
6 4 (14.81%) Symantec
6 4 (14.81%) Sophos
7 2 (7.41%) Polycom
8 1 (3.70%) IBM
8 1 (3.70%) Dell
8 1 (3.70%) EMC
8 1 (3.70%) BMC
8 1 (3.70%) NetApp
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