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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 87 81 85
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 15 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.12% 1.93% 1.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.65% 5.30% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 14
Average salary £36,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £63,500 £38,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
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
411 472 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 30.72% 36.45% 26.74%
Number of salaries quoted 346 380 297
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 +2 15 £36,000 +9.92% 1
MCSE
UK

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 33 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (96.97%) Windows
3 30 (90.91%) VMware
4 29 (87.88%) Microsoft
5 27 (81.82%) Active Directory
6 26 (78.79%) Cisco
7 19 (57.58%) ITIL
8 14 (42.42%) MS Excel
8 14 (42.42%) Citrix
8 14 (42.42%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (42.42%) CCNA
8 14 (42.42%) Hyper-V
9 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (36.36%) MCSA
10 12 (36.36%) SQL
10 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
10 12 (36.36%) DNS
10 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
11 10 (30.30%) IIS
11 10 (30.30%) .NET
11 10 (30.30%) HP
12 9 (27.27%) SAN
12 9 (27.27%) Firewall
13 8 (24.24%) Management Information System
13 8 (24.24%) Finance
13 8 (24.24%) CMS
13 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (24.24%) .NET Framework
13 8 (24.24%) Load Balancing

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
1 10 (30.30%) IIS
2 8 (24.24%) CMS
2 8 (24.24%) Commerce Server
3 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
4 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2000
5 4 (12.12%) Lync
6 3 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (6.06%) IBM Notes
8 1 (3.03%) Apache
8 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (42.42%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.15%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) PaaS
2 2 (6.06%) Office 365
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) DNS
2 9 (27.27%) SAN
2 9 (27.27%) Firewall
3 8 (24.24%) Internet
4 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
5 5 (15.15%) DHCP
6 4 (12.12%) NAS
7 3 (9.09%) VPN
8 2 (6.06%) LAN
8 2 (6.06%) VoIP
8 2 (6.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.06%) Big Data
3 2 (6.06%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Back Office
3 4 (12.12%) Advertising
4 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Network Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (3.03%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) .NET
2 8 (24.24%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.03%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 32 (96.97%) Windows
2 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (15.15%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
6 4 (12.12%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) ITIL
2 8 (24.24%) Load Balancing
3 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
4 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
4 5 (15.15%) Project Management
5 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.06%) Coaching
6 2 (6.06%) Mobile Marketing
6 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (3.03%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (42.42%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (42.42%) CCNA
3 12 (36.36%) MCSA
4 8 (24.24%) MCP
5 7 (21.21%) MCITP
6 5 (15.15%) CCNP
7 4 (12.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (12.12%) SAP Certification
8 2 (6.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (6.06%) MCTS
9 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
9 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) ISO 9001
1 7 (21.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 14 (42.42%) Hyper-V
3 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (15.15%) ISA Server
5 2 (6.06%) Xen
5 2 (6.06%) vSphere
5 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) NetBackup
2 3 (9.09%) WSUS
2 3 (9.09%) SCCM
3 2 (6.06%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (90.91%) VMware
2 29 (87.88%) Microsoft
3 26 (78.79%) Cisco
4 14 (42.42%) Citrix
5 10 (30.30%) HP
6 6 (18.18%) Symantec
7 5 (15.15%) WatchGuard
8 4 (12.12%) SAP
8 4 (12.12%) CheckPoint
8 4 (12.12%) Veritas
9 3 (9.09%) McAfee
9 3 (9.09%) Veeam
9 3 (9.09%) Fortinet
10 2 (6.06%) BT
10 2 (6.06%) IBM
10 2 (6.06%) Lotus
11 1 (3.03%) Informatica
11 1 (3.03%) NetApp
11 1 (3.03%) Teradata
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago