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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 65 62
Rank change year-on-year -14 -3  
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 3 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.48% 0.79% 1.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.14% 3.01% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 6
Median salary £32,500 £43,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.41% +6.17%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year -3.84% +6.12%  

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 140 166 152
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 22.22% 26.27% 29.80%
Number of salaries quoted 121 143 129
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
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 28 March 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 - 2 £32,500 -
Taunton - 1 £40,000 - 1
MCSE
South West

MCSE
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (83.33%) ITIL
4 9 (75.00%) Cisco
4 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (75.00%) VMware
5 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
6 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
6 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2
6 7 (58.33%) CCNA
6 7 (58.33%) VPN
7 6 (50.00%) DNS
7 6 (50.00%) DHCP
7 6 (50.00%) Oracle
7 6 (50.00%) EMC
7 6 (50.00%) Citrix
7 6 (50.00%) IBM
7 6 (50.00%) IIS
7 6 (50.00%) Linux
7 6 (50.00%) JBoss
7 6 (50.00%) Apache
7 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
7 6 (50.00%) Identity Management
7 6 (50.00%) Degree
7 6 (50.00%) Banking
7 6 (50.00%) TOGAF
7 6 (50.00%) Software AG

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 6 (50.00%) Apache
1 6 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (50.00%) IIS
1 6 (50.00%) JBoss
1 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (50.00%) IaaS
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (50.00%) PaaS
1 6 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) VPN
2 6 (50.00%) DHCP
2 6 (50.00%) DNS
2 6 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security
4 1 (8.33%) SSL
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) VLAN
4 1 (8.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) IT Support
2 2 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) DBA
3 1 (8.33%) IT Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 6 (50.00%) Public Cloud
1 6 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (8.33%) Unix
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
2 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2
3 6 (50.00%) DevOps
3 6 (50.00%) Identity Management
3 6 (50.00%) IT Strategy
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 6 (50.00%) Line Management
3 6 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 6 (50.00%) Wealth Management
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) Network Design
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (58.33%) CCNA
4 6 (50.00%) Degree
4 6 (50.00%) EMC Certification
5 3 (25.00%) CCNP
5 3 (25.00%) MCSA
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (8.33%) CCENT
7 1 (8.33%) JNCIP
7 1 (8.33%) MCP
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) Citrix
3 6 (50.00%) EMC
3 6 (50.00%) IBM
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (50.00%) Software AG
4 1 (8.33%) Brocade
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
Taunton
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago