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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
UK / Wales
Rank 70 103 91
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -12
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 25 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.26% 0.16% 1.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.16% 0.56% 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 13
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,400
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £36,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,100 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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
273 360 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 24.73% 28.85% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 224 308 296
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Wales

MCSE
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
South Wales +32 19 £40,000 -1.23% 3
Mid Wales - 6 - -
MCSE
UK

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 32 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 21 (65.63%) MS Excel
4 19 (59.38%) Office 365
5 18 (56.25%) Degree
5 18 (56.25%) Hyper-V
6 16 (50.00%) Windows
7 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
7 14 (43.75%) VMware
7 14 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (40.63%) ITIL
9 12 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (31.25%) LAN
10 10 (31.25%) WAN
10 10 (31.25%) Service Management
11 9 (28.13%) Citrix
11 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (25.00%) Problem Management
12 8 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (25.00%) SAN
12 8 (25.00%) MCSA
13 7 (21.88%) Linux
13 7 (21.88%) CCA
13 7 (21.88%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (21.88%) ITSM
13 7 (21.88%) XenApp
13 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
14 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (9.38%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (65.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (59.38%) Office 365
2 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (15.63%) IaaS
3 5 (15.63%) PaaS
4 4 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) LAN
1 10 (31.25%) WAN
2 8 (25.00%) SAN
3 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 5 (15.63%) IPsec
4 5 (15.63%) SSL
4 5 (15.63%) VPN
5 3 (9.38%) Skype
5 3 (9.38%) Unified Communications
6 2 (6.25%) DHCP
6 2 (6.25%) DNS
6 2 (6.25%) Firewall
6 2 (6.25%) VLAN
6 2 (6.25%) VoIP
7 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (3.13%) NAS
7 1 (3.13%) Network Security
7 1 (3.13%) Wireless
7 1 (3.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (15.63%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Consultant
1 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 7 (21.88%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) IT Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Help Desk Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (3.13%) IT Technical Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Support
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (21.88%) Linux
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
4 5 (15.63%) Unix
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.25%) SUSE
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) ITIL
2 10 (31.25%) Service Management
3 8 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 7 (21.88%) ITSM
5 4 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
7 2 (6.25%) Coaching
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL V2
7 2 (6.25%) Project Management
8 1 (3.13%) High Availability
8 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (3.13%) Network Design
8 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
8 1 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (56.25%) Degree
3 12 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (25.00%) MCSA
5 7 (21.88%) CCA
5 7 (21.88%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (9.38%) MCP
7 2 (6.25%) CCNA
7 2 (6.25%) CCNP
7 2 (6.25%) MCDST
7 2 (6.25%) MCITP
7 2 (6.25%) MCTS
7 2 (6.25%) RHCE
8 1 (3.13%) CCENT
8 1 (3.13%) JNCIP
8 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (56.25%) Hyper-V
2 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 14 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (21.88%) XenApp
4 5 (15.63%) vSphere
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 14 (43.75%) VMware
3 9 (28.13%) Citrix
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.13%) Brocade
5 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
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