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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 30 44 31
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 29 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 9.06% 2.67% 5.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% 10.39% 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 27 6 11
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,902 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-8.31% +13.61%
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
116 77 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 36.25% 25.67% 45.54%
Number of salaries quoted 95 73 94
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £32,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 September 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Bedford

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 67 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (94.03%) VMware
3 62 (92.54%) Windows
4 59 (88.06%) DNS
5 56 (83.58%) Firewall
5 56 (83.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 53 (79.10%) VPN
6 53 (79.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 46 (68.66%) SAN
8 42 (62.69%) DHCP
9 41 (61.19%) WAN
9 41 (61.19%) LAN
9 41 (61.19%) Citrix
10 40 (59.70%) Lotus
10 40 (59.70%) McAfee
10 40 (59.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 40 (59.70%) Lotus Domino
10 40 (59.70%) Android
10 40 (59.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 40 (59.70%) Windows Phone 8
10 40 (59.70%) Windows Phone
11 39 (58.21%) vSphere
12 38 (56.72%) Symantec
13 37 (55.22%) Clearswift
13 37 (55.22%) VMS
13 37 (55.22%) McAfee ePO
13 37 (55.22%) SecurID
13 37 (55.22%) Wi-Fi
13 37 (55.22%) Blackberry
13 37 (55.22%) Backup Exec

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 40 (59.70%) Lotus Domino
1 40 (59.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 18 (26.87%) MS Exchange
3 15 (22.39%) SharePoint
4 14 (20.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (20.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (19.40%) IIS
6 12 (17.91%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (4.48%) IBM Notes
7 3 (4.48%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (4.48%) Lync
Applications
1 30 (44.78%) MS Excel
2 25 (37.31%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Office 365
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 59 (88.06%) DNS
2 56 (83.58%) Firewall
3 53 (79.10%) VPN
4 46 (68.66%) SAN
5 42 (62.69%) DHCP
6 41 (61.19%) LAN
6 41 (61.19%) WAN
7 37 (55.22%) Wi-Fi
8 18 (26.87%) TCP/IP
9 12 (17.91%) HTTP
9 12 (17.91%) Network Security
9 12 (17.91%) Internet
9 12 (17.91%) HTTPS
9 12 (17.91%) SSL
10 7 (10.45%) VLAN
11 6 (8.96%) IPsec
11 6 (8.96%) Kerberos
12 5 (7.46%) LDAP
13 3 (4.48%) VoIP
14 2 (2.99%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (7.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (55.22%) Network Support
2 33 (49.25%) 3rd Line Support
3 31 (46.27%) Network Engineer
4 27 (40.30%) PC Support
4 27 (40.30%) PC Engineer
5 19 (28.36%) Analyst
5 19 (28.36%) Support Analyst
5 19 (28.36%) Network Support Analyst
5 19 (28.36%) Network Analyst
6 16 (23.88%) Support Engineer
7 14 (20.90%) Network Support Engineer
7 14 (20.90%) PC Support Engineer
8 13 (19.40%) Server Support Analyst
8 13 (19.40%) Server Engineer
8 13 (19.40%) Server Analyst
8 13 (19.40%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 13 (19.40%) Server Support
9 12 (17.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (10.45%) Administrator
11 6 (8.96%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 37 (55.22%) Blackberry
1 37 (55.22%) SecurID
2 6 (8.96%) PKI
3 5 (7.46%) Replication
4 2 (2.99%) Firmware
5 1 (1.49%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 62 (92.54%) Windows
2 56 (83.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (79.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 40 (59.70%) Android
4 40 (59.70%) Windows Phone 8
4 40 (59.70%) Windows Phone
5 37 (55.22%) VMS
6 31 (46.27%) Windows 7
7 12 (17.91%) Windows Vista
7 12 (17.91%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.45%) ITIL
2 5 (7.46%) Server Monitoring
3 4 (5.97%) Change Control
4 3 (4.48%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (4.48%) Migration
4 3 (4.48%) Business Continuity
5 2 (2.99%) Incident Management
5 2 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.49%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.96%) SQL
2 5 (7.46%) VB.NET
2 5 (7.46%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 67 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (20.90%) MCP
3 12 (17.91%) CCSP
3 12 (17.91%) CCNP
3 12 (17.91%) CCIP
3 12 (17.91%) CCNA
3 12 (17.91%) MCITP
3 12 (17.91%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (13.43%) MCSA
5 8 (11.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (8.96%) MCTS
7 3 (4.48%) VCDX
7 3 (4.48%) NCDA
7 3 (4.48%) NCIE
7 3 (4.48%) VCAP
7 3 (4.48%) VTSP
7 3 (4.48%) CCA
7 3 (4.48%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (2.99%) VCP5
9 1 (1.49%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (59.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 39 (58.21%) vSphere
3 26 (38.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (28.36%) XenApp
5 14 (20.90%) Active Directory
6 12 (17.91%) Terminal Services
7 9 (13.43%) Hyper-V
8 7 (10.45%) ISA Server
8 7 (10.45%) Forefront TMG
8 7 (10.45%) UAG
9 6 (8.96%) NFS
10 2 (2.99%) VMware ESX
11 1 (1.49%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 37 (55.22%) Backup Exec
1 37 (55.22%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (7.46%) HP SIM
2 5 (7.46%) MOM
3 1 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 63 (94.03%) VMware
2 41 (61.19%) Citrix
3 40 (59.70%) Lotus
3 40 (59.70%) McAfee
4 38 (56.72%) Symantec
5 37 (55.22%) Clearswift
6 24 (35.82%) Microsoft
7 16 (23.88%) Cisco
8 8 (11.94%) HP
9 5 (7.46%) Dell
9 5 (7.46%) IBM
9 5 (7.46%) CA
10 3 (4.48%) NetApp
10 3 (4.48%) Veeam
11 2 (2.99%) Intel
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