The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 69 89 77
Rank change year-on-year +20 -12  
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 11 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.37% 0.65% 1.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.00% 1.87% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 13
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £32,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,400 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,750 £36,500
% change year-on-year -3.22% +6.16%  

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 Wiltshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 275 375 354
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 34.16% 34.59% 31.49%
Number of salaries quoted 241 328 238
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -2.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for MCSE in Wiltshire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MCSE in Wiltshire

MCSE
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Chippenham - 6 £32,500 -
Swindon +15 2 £32,500 -
Calne - 1 £21,000 -
MCSE
South West

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (96.00%) Windows
3 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 18 (72.00%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (68.00%) Firewall
5 17 (68.00%) ITIL
5 17 (68.00%) MS Excel
5 17 (68.00%) VMware
5 17 (68.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (64.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (56.00%) MS Exchange
7 14 (56.00%) CCNA
8 12 (48.00%) MCSA
8 12 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (48.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
9 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
9 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
10 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (36.00%) Office 365
12 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
13 7 (28.00%) Cisco
13 7 (28.00%) DNS
13 7 (28.00%) CCNP
13 7 (28.00%) DHCP
13 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
14 6 (24.00%) Clustering

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 14 (56.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (12.00%) IIS
6 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
7 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (4.00%) IBM Domino
7 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 17 (68.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 17 (68.00%) Firewall
2 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (28.00%) DHCP
3 7 (28.00%) DNS
4 6 (24.00%) WAN
5 5 (20.00%) DMZ
5 5 (20.00%) FTP
5 5 (20.00%) HTTP
5 5 (20.00%) Network Security
5 5 (20.00%) SMTP
5 5 (20.00%) X.400
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (12.00%) DSL
6 3 (12.00%) MPLS
6 3 (12.00%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (12.00%) SAN
6 3 (12.00%) Skype
6 3 (12.00%) SSL
6 3 (12.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (8.00%) Back Office
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 10 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 10 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 10 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 3 (12.00%) Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) IT Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix Support
5 1 (4.00%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) Clustering
2 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (20.00%) CESG
3 5 (20.00%) Replication
4 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (64.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
5 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 5 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
3 3 (12.00%) High Availability
3 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (12.00%) Migration
3 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (12.00%) Server Building
3 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.00%) SIEM
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.00%) Information Security
5 1 (4.00%) Information Security Management
5 1 (4.00%) ISMS
5 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Security Management
5 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (72.00%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (56.00%) CCNA
4 12 (48.00%) MCSA
4 12 (48.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
6 7 (28.00%) CCNP
6 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (24.00%) MCP
8 5 (20.00%) CEH
8 5 (20.00%) CISSP
8 5 (20.00%) DV Cleared
8 5 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (12.00%) CCIE
10 3 (12.00%) MCITP
10 3 (12.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (8.00%) Degree
12 1 (4.00%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (12.00%) Terminal Services
5 2 (8.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) SCCM
3 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (68.00%) VMware
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco
4 6 (24.00%) HP
5 4 (16.00%) Veeam
6 3 (12.00%) Dell
6 3 (12.00%) Draytek
6 3 (12.00%) Juniper
6 3 (12.00%) ProCurve
6 3 (12.00%) SonicWALL
6 3 (12.00%) Symantec
6 3 (12.00%) Veritas
6 3 (12.00%) WatchGuard
6 3 (12.00%) ZyXEL
7 2 (8.00%) 3PAR
8 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.00%) Citrix
8 1 (4.00%) Lotus