The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 73 87 83
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 29 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.17% 1.23% 1.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.92% 4.43% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 21
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,700 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
MCSE
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
366 384 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 27.33% 27.71% 37.74%
Number of salaries quoted 308 325 375
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

MCSE
Salary Trend in Wales

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Wales

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Wales

MCSE
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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
South Wales +17 29 £36,000 - 2
MCSE
UK

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the 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 31 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (83.87%) Windows
3 22 (70.97%) VMware
4 19 (61.29%) MCSA
4 19 (61.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 18 (58.06%) Windows Server
6 16 (51.61%) Cisco
6 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
7 15 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (45.16%) Firewall
8 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
8 14 (45.16%) Dell
8 14 (45.16%) SAN
9 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
9 11 (35.48%) ITIL
9 11 (35.48%) EqualLogic
10 10 (32.26%) Data Centre
10 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
11 9 (29.03%) SolarWinds
11 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
12 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (22.58%) SQL
13 7 (22.58%) Citrix
13 7 (22.58%) Office 365
13 7 (22.58%) MCITP
14 6 (19.35%) NAS
14 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Storage
14 6 (19.35%) IaaS
14 6 (19.35%) Dell Compellent
14 6 (19.35%) MCP

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the 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 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (9.68%) CMS
2 3 (9.68%) Commerce Server
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (9.68%) IIS
2 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Office 365
2 6 (19.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) Firewall
1 14 (45.16%) SAN
2 6 (19.35%) NAS
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (9.68%) DNS
3 3 (9.68%) Internet
3 3 (9.68%) VLAN
3 3 (9.68%) VoIP
4 2 (6.45%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.23%) DHCP
5 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (12.90%) Power BI
2 4 (12.90%) PowerPivot
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (3.23%) Advertising
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Data Centre Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) IT Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Help Desk Technician
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Network Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Project Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL Manager
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) MDX
2 3 (9.68%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) EqualLogic
2 10 (32.26%) Data Centre
3 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (9.68%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
4 3 (9.68%) Replication
4 3 (9.68%) VLE
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (83.87%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) Windows Server
3 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
5 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (12.90%) Analytics
2 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
2 4 (12.90%) ETL
2 4 (12.90%) Kimball Methodology
2 4 (12.90%) Scrum
3 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (9.68%) High Availability
3 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.23%) Change Management
4 1 (3.23%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.23%) Project Management
4 1 (3.23%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) C#
2 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.68%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (61.29%) MCSA
2 19 (61.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (22.58%) MCITP
4 6 (19.35%) MCP
5 4 (12.90%) A+ Certification
5 4 (12.90%) CCA
5 4 (12.90%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (12.90%) MCTS
5 4 (12.90%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (9.68%) DBS Check
6 3 (9.68%) Degree
7 2 (6.45%) CCNA
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (3.23%) ECDL
8 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
8 1 (3.23%) PMP
8 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 15 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
4 4 (12.90%) XenApp
5 3 (9.68%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) VMware
2 16 (51.61%) Cisco
3 14 (45.16%) Dell
3 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
4 9 (29.03%) SolarWinds
5 7 (22.58%) Citrix
6 6 (19.35%) Dell Compellent
6 6 (19.35%) HP
7 4 (12.90%) Symantec
8 3 (9.68%) Avaya
8 3 (9.68%) SonicWALL
8 3 (9.68%) Veeam
8 3 (9.68%) Veritas
9 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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