The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 31 25 42
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 22 31 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.89% 10.92% 1.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.37% 30.39% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 3
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -17.72%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MCSE
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Qualifications Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
108 102 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 38.71% 35.92% 19.86%
Number of salaries quoted 86 82 53
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

MCSE
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Bedford

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Bedford

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE.

1 37 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (91.89%) Windows
3 32 (86.49%) Microsoft
4 31 (83.78%) VMware
5 30 (81.08%) Intel
6 28 (75.68%) Active Directory
6 28 (75.68%) VMware ESX
7 27 (72.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 26 (70.27%) vSphere
8 26 (70.27%) MCSA
8 26 (70.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 25 (67.57%) Citrix
9 25 (67.57%) SQL Server
9 25 (67.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (67.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 25 (67.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 24 (64.86%) XenApp
10 24 (64.86%) MCP
10 24 (64.86%) MS Exchange
11 23 (62.16%) ITIL
11 23 (62.16%) Exchange Server 2010
11 23 (62.16%) VCP5
11 23 (62.16%) Exchange Server 2003
11 23 (62.16%) Exchange Server 2007
12 21 (56.76%) Server Building
13 20 (54.05%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
14 10 (27.03%) Network Security
15 7 (18.92%) MS Office
16 5 (13.51%) SAP

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (64.86%) MS Exchange
2 23 (62.16%) Exchange Server 2003
2 23 (62.16%) Exchange Server 2007
2 23 (62.16%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) Network Security
2 5 (13.51%) Firewall
3 3 (8.11%) DHCP
3 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.11%) DNS
4 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (67.57%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Consultant
2 10 (27.03%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 9 (24.32%) Team Leader
4 5 (13.51%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) AWS Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Systems Support
6 1 (2.70%) Field Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Service Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Systems Support Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Team Leader
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 34 (91.89%) Windows
2 26 (70.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (67.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (67.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (13.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) ITIL
2 21 (56.76%) Server Building
3 20 (54.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (13.51%) ERP
5 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.41%) Time Management
6 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.41%) Coaching
7 1 (2.70%) People Management
7 1 (2.70%) Change Management
7 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (72.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 26 (70.27%) MCSA
4 24 (64.86%) MCP
5 23 (62.16%) VCP5
6 5 (13.51%) CCNA
6 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (8.11%) VCAP
8 2 (5.41%) MCTS
8 2 (5.41%) VCP4
System Software
1 28 (75.68%) Active Directory
1 28 (75.68%) VMware ESX
2 26 (70.27%) vSphere
3 25 (67.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (64.86%) XenApp
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 32 (86.49%) Microsoft
2 31 (83.78%) VMware
3 30 (81.08%) Intel
4 25 (67.57%) Citrix
5 5 (13.51%) SAP
6 1 (2.70%) Dell
6 1 (2.70%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.70%) Draytek
6 1 (2.70%) NETGEAR
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £58000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + car, bonus, full bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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Salary: From £55,000 to £62,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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