Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 163 176
Rank change year-on-year -28 +13 -12
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 14 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.37% 0.56% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.26% 2.05% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 20
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £27,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.55% -35.29% +54.55%
10th Percentile £30,000 £21,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £42,369 £48,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,375
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.32% +18.21%

MCSE is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bristol
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1115 876 1160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 29.22% 27.28% 30.71%
Number of salaries quoted 827 682 935
Bristol median annual salary £41,000 £43,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.65% +6.17% +1.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £73,750 £63,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing MCSE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Bristol

MCSE
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Bristol

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MCSE in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
3 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
4 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
5 10 (71.43%) MCSA
6 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
7 8 (57.14%) Office 365
7 8 (57.14%) VMware
8 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
8 7 (50.00%) ITIL
8 7 (50.00%) CCNA
9 6 (42.86%) Citrix
9 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
10 5 (35.71%) Cisco
11 4 (28.57%) Linux
11 4 (28.57%) DNS
11 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
11 4 (28.57%) LAN
11 4 (28.57%) WAN
11 4 (28.57%) Veeam
11 4 (28.57%) Windows 10
12 3 (21.43%) Skype
12 3 (21.43%) Software Deployment
12 3 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
12 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Intune
12 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
12 3 (21.43%) XenServer
12 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
3 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Office 365
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.14%) IaaS
3 1 (7.14%) PaaS
3 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
1 4 (28.57%) LAN
1 4 (28.57%) WAN
2 3 (21.43%) DHCP
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) Skype
2 3 (21.43%) Wireless
3 2 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support
3 2 (14.29%) SCCM Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Server Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 10
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) Unix
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE
2 3 (21.43%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) Process Management
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (71.43%) MCSA
3 7 (50.00%) CCNA
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) CCNP
6 1 (7.14%) CCA
6 1 (7.14%) CCDA
6 1 (7.14%) CCDP
6 1 (7.14%) CCIE
6 1 (7.14%) CCSP
6 1 (7.14%) CISSP
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (7.14%) JNCIA
6 1 (7.14%) MCITP
6 1 (7.14%) MCP
6 1 (7.14%) VTSP
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
3 3 (21.43%) XenServer
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.14%) Nagios
2 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) Citrix
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) Veeam
6 3 (21.43%) Avaya
7 2 (14.29%) HP
7 2 (14.29%) SAP
8 1 (7.14%) Google
8 1 (7.14%) IBM
8 1 (7.14%) Juniper
8 1 (7.14%) NetApp
8 1 (7.14%) New Relic
8 1 (7.14%) Oracle
8 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds