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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 93 92 76
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 7 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.54% 1.11% 1.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.78% 4.79% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 14
Average salary £35,000 £38,400 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.85% +25.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
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
393 313 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 30.11% 23.17% 33.87%
Number of salaries quoted 323 262 293
Average salary £36,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £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
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 13 February 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 -10 7 £35,000 -8.85% 1
MCSE
UK

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
3 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
4 14 (77.78%) VMware
5 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
5 13 (72.22%) Cisco
6 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
7 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (50.00%) SAN
8 7 (38.89%) ITIL
8 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
8 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
8 7 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (33.33%) MCITP
9 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (33.33%) MCSA
9 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 6 (33.33%) HP
9 6 (33.33%) Dell
9 6 (33.33%) Firewall
10 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (22.22%) EqualLogic
11 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
11 4 (22.22%) Veeam
11 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (22.22%) CCNA

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
2 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (16.67%) IIS
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.56%) CMS
5 1 (5.56%) Commerce Server
5 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) IaaS
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) SAN
2 6 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (22.22%) VoIP
4 3 (16.67%) DNS
4 3 (16.67%) NAS
4 3 (16.67%) VPN
5 2 (11.11%) Internet
5 2 (11.11%) LAN
5 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.11%) VLAN
5 2 (11.11%) WAN
6 1 (5.56%) DHCP
6 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
6 1 (5.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.56%) Advertising
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.56%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre Engineer
1 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
2 2 (11.11%) IT Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Network Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Support Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (5.56%) Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) IT Support
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
2 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (22.22%) EqualLogic
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Clustering
3 2 (11.11%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.11%) Replication
3 2 (11.11%) VLE
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) High Availability
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Change Management
3 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (33.33%) MCITP
3 6 (33.33%) MCSA
4 4 (22.22%) CCNA
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (22.22%) MCP
5 3 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (11.11%) CCNP
6 2 (11.11%) DBS Check
6 2 (11.11%) SAP Certification
7 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
7 1 (5.56%) CCENT
7 1 (5.56%) CCIE
7 1 (5.56%) HNC
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (5.56%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO 9001
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (11.11%) ISO22301
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (11.11%) vSphere
3 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) VMware
2 13 (72.22%) Cisco
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 6 (33.33%) Dell
4 6 (33.33%) HP
5 4 (22.22%) Citrix
5 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
5 4 (22.22%) Veeam
6 3 (16.67%) Dell Compellent
7 2 (11.11%) Avaya
7 2 (11.11%) NetApp
7 2 (11.11%) SAP
8 1 (5.56%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (5.56%) Red Gate
8 1 (5.56%) Symantec
8 1 (5.56%) Veritas
Glamorgan, Wales
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £30,000 + excellent bens
Posted: 3 days ago