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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 31 28 49
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +21
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 17 32 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.25% 11.68% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.09% 37.21% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 29 3
Average salary £55,000 £30,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% -24.05%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
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
94 86 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 34.56% 31.39% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 75 68 54
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 7 July 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Bedford

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 31 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (93.55%) Windows
3 26 (83.87%) Microsoft
4 25 (80.65%) VMware
5 24 (77.42%) VMware ESX
5 24 (77.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
5 24 (77.42%) Intel
6 23 (74.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (74.19%) vSphere
7 22 (70.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (70.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (70.97%) Citrix
7 22 (70.97%) MCSA
7 22 (70.97%) SQL Server
8 21 (67.74%) MS Exchange
8 21 (67.74%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (67.74%) XenApp
8 21 (67.74%) MCP
9 20 (64.52%) Exchange Server 2003
9 20 (64.52%) Exchange Server 2007
9 20 (64.52%) Exchange Server 2010
9 20 (64.52%) VCP5
9 20 (64.52%) ITIL
10 17 (54.84%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (51.61%) Server Building
12 10 (32.26%) Network Security
12 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
13 6 (19.35%) MS Office
14 5 (16.13%) SAP

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 21 (67.74%) MS Exchange
2 20 (64.52%) Exchange Server 2003
2 20 (64.52%) Exchange Server 2007
2 20 (64.52%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
2 6 (19.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) Network Security
2 5 (16.13%) Firewall
3 2 (6.45%) DHCP
3 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.45%) DNS
4 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (70.97%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Consultant
2 10 (32.26%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Support Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) AWS Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Field Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Support
6 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Field Service Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 23 (74.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (70.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (70.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (16.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) ITIL
2 17 (54.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (51.61%) Server Building
4 5 (16.13%) ERP
5 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.45%) Time Management
6 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.23%) Coaching
7 1 (3.23%) People Management
7 1 (3.23%) Change Management
7 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (77.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 22 (70.97%) MCSA
4 21 (67.74%) MCP
5 20 (64.52%) VCP5
6 5 (16.13%) CCNA
6 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (6.45%) VCP4
8 1 (3.23%) VCAP
8 1 (3.23%) MCTS
System Software
1 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
1 24 (77.42%) VMware ESX
2 23 (74.19%) vSphere
3 21 (67.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (67.74%) XenApp
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) Microsoft
2 25 (80.65%) VMware
3 24 (77.42%) Intel
4 22 (70.97%) Citrix
5 5 (16.13%) SAP
6 1 (3.23%) Dell
6 1 (3.23%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.23%) Draytek
6 1 (3.23%) NETGEAR
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