Period
to 15 August 2018

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 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 87 82
Rank change year-on-year -27 -5 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 14 37 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.81% 2.39% 2.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.43% 7.03% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 12 33 44
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% +7.69% -18.75%
10th Percentile £25,775 £31,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £41,000 £47,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £33,500 £40,313
% change year-on-year +34.33% -16.90% +15.18%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 575 526 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 33.29% 33.98% 33.62%
Number of salaries quoted 491 450 536
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,750 £22,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £68,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,313
% change year-on-year +6.25% -0.78% +3.37%

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

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 6 months to 15 August 2018.

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 6 months to 15 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +2 5 £46,000 +41.54%
Chippenham -1 4 £26,000 -25.71%
Salisbury -24 2 £60,000 +71.43% 1
Calne +6 1 £33,500 +59.52%
Melksham - 1 £42,500 -
MCSE
South West

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT jobs citing MCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) Windows
4 8 (57.14%) ITIL
5 7 (50.00%) MCSA
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
7 4 (28.57%) DevOps
7 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
7 4 (28.57%) XenApp
7 4 (28.57%) Fat Client
7 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
7 4 (28.57%) Citrix
7 4 (28.57%) SQL
7 4 (28.57%) MCP
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (28.57%) Thin Client
7 4 (28.57%) VMware
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (21.43%) Wyse
8 3 (21.43%) Automotive
8 3 (21.43%) Legal
8 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
8 3 (21.43%) Migration
8 3 (21.43%) CCNA

MCSE
Co-occurring 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (7.14%) IaaS
3 1 (7.14%) PaaS
3 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) NetScaler
1 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) ADSL
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) DMZ
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) MPLS
3 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (7.14%) Data Lake
3 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.14%) HDInsight
3 1 (7.14%) Power BI
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (21.43%) Automotive
1 3 (21.43%) Legal
1 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Citrix Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Incident Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Lead Tester
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Tester
2 2 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Business Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Fat Client
1 4 (28.57%) Thin Client
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 2 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
4 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Android
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 3 (21.43%) Application Packaging
4 3 (21.43%) Break/Fix
4 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
4 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 3 (21.43%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) System Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) DSDM
5 2 (14.29%) OpenUP
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 2 (14.29%) RAD
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 2 (14.29%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (50.00%) MCSA
3 4 (28.57%) MCP
3 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) CCA
4 3 (21.43%) CCNA
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) CCNP
5 2 (14.29%) CEH
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) ISEB
5 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (7.14%) MCITP
6 1 (7.14%) MOS
6 1 (7.14%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) XenApp
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) XenServer
4 1 (7.14%) HDFS
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
1 3 (21.43%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) AirWatch
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Ivanti
3 3 (21.43%) Wyse
4 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) arcserve
5 1 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (7.14%) EMC
5 1 (7.14%) F5
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) Juniper
5 1 (7.14%) MobileIron
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.14%) Veeam