Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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 > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 61 98
Rank change year-on-year -22 +37 +25
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 35 62 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.25% 3.67% 2.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.33% 9.84% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 25 62 47
Wiltshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -17.65% +1.80%
10th Percentile £28,700 £29,600 £36,400
90th Percentile £45,000 £45,250 £48,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +17.86%

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 553 630 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 35.56% 37.26% 32.78%
Number of salaries quoted 470 541 622
Wiltshire median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -10.26% -2.50%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,760 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Salisbury -25 15 £35,000 -12.50%
Trowbridge - 7 - -
Swindon +8 5 £32,500 -7.14%
Chippenham -13 5 £28,250 -19.29%
Corsham +2 2 £33,000 -13.16%
MCSE
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 35 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (85.71%) ITIL
3 27 (77.14%) MCSA
4 22 (62.86%) Security Cleared
5 17 (48.57%) Windows
5 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
6 15 (42.86%) CCNA
6 15 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (34.29%) Test Scripting
7 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
8 10 (28.57%) DV Cleared
9 9 (25.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
9 9 (25.71%) SharePoint
10 8 (22.86%) SMTP
10 8 (22.86%) DHCP
10 8 (22.86%) FTP
10 8 (22.86%) HTTP
10 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
10 8 (22.86%) DNS
10 8 (22.86%) HNC
10 8 (22.86%) X.400
10 8 (22.86%) VMware
10 8 (22.86%) ArcSight
10 8 (22.86%) CESG
10 8 (22.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (22.86%) CISMP
10 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (22.86%) Security Monitoring
10 8 (22.86%) Proactive Monitoring

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 9 (25.71%) SharePoint
2 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.71%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (8.57%) Photoshop
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) DHCP
1 8 (22.86%) DNS
1 8 (22.86%) FTP
1 8 (22.86%) HTTP
1 8 (22.86%) SMTP
1 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
1 8 (22.86%) X.400
2 5 (14.29%) Firewall
3 3 (8.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) ICT Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Lead Tester
2 7 (20.00%) SIEM Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 7 (20.00%) Technical Tester
2 7 (20.00%) Tester
3 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) ICT Support
4 5 (14.29%) ICT Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (8.57%) Developer
6 3 (8.57%) IT Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (8.57%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
1 3 (8.57%) Ajax
1 3 (8.57%) CSS
1 3 (8.57%) CSS3
1 3 (8.57%) HTML
1 3 (8.57%) HTML5
1 3 (8.57%) jQuery
1 3 (8.57%) XML
1 3 (8.57%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (22.86%) CESG
2 7 (20.00%) CMDB
2 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.57%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Linux
2 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) ITIL
2 12 (34.29%) Test Scripting
3 8 (22.86%) Proactive Monitoring
3 8 (22.86%) Security Monitoring
4 7 (20.00%) DevOps
4 7 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 7 (20.00%) Information Security
4 7 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 7 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 7 (20.00%) OpenUP
4 7 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 7 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 7 (20.00%) SIEM
4 7 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 7 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 7 (20.00%) V-Model
4 7 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) VB
3 3 (8.57%) C#
3 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.57%) PHP
3 3 (8.57%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (77.14%) MCSA
3 22 (62.86%) Security Cleared
4 15 (42.86%) CCNA
4 15 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
6 10 (28.57%) DV Cleared
7 9 (25.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (22.86%) CISMP
8 8 (22.86%) HNC
8 8 (22.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (20.00%) CEH
9 7 (20.00%) CISSP
9 7 (20.00%) ISEB
9 7 (20.00%) ISTQB
10 5 (14.29%) HND
11 3 (8.57%) Degree
12 1 (2.86%) CCA
12 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) ArcSight
2 8 (22.86%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) Adobe
4 2 (5.71%) Dell
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix