The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 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 / Somerset
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 54 55
Rank change year-on-year -17 +1  
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 7 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.01% 3.62% 2.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.54% 13.26% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 5
Median salary £31,500 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% -4.70%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset.

Academic & Professional Certification
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 198 181 135
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 28.65% 27.30% 21.81%
Number of salaries quoted 122 153 120
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset citing MCSE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Somerset

MCSE
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Somerset

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in Somerset over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MCSE in Somerset

MCSE
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Bath -18 4 £31,500 -22.22%
Street +13 1 £40,000 -
Taunton -2 1 £40,000 -13.51%
Bridgwater - 1 £27,000 -
MCSE
South West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Somerset region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (60.00%) CCNP
4 6 (60.00%) ITIL
4 6 (60.00%) VMware
5 5 (50.00%) MCP
6 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (40.00%) CCNA
7 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (20.00%) Project Management
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (20.00%) Migration
7 2 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) MCSA
7 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (20.00%) High Availability
8 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
8 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) Skype
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Administrator
4 2 (20.00%) DBA
4 2 (20.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support
5 1 (10.00%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) High Availability
2 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (60.00%) CCNP
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (50.00%) MCP
4 4 (40.00%) CCNA
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (20.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Avaya
4 1 (10.00%) Verint
Yeovil, Somerset
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago