The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 56 58
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 4 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.98% 0.20% 1.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.26% 0.80% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 10
Median salary £40,000 £14,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +175.86% -65.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

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 Swindon.

Academic & Professional Certification
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 94 125 144
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 22.98% 24.56% 24.49%
Number of salaries quoted 76 106 130
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

MCSE
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 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 Swindon region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) MCSA
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (33.33%) MS Access
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Application Performance Management
5 1 (16.67%) Skype
5 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Domino
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MS Access
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Support Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Support
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Support Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Application Performance Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Lotus
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam