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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 39 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 2 16 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.04% 6.25% 10.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.92% 17.98% 35.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 38
Median salary £28,500 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.18% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £35,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £55,000 £36,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
51 89 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 26.42% 34.77% 28.02%
Number of salaries quoted 41 68 107
Median salary £51,750 £46,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.69% +33.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Bedford

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) MCP
2 5 (83.33%) MCSA
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) MS Office
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) Intel
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (33.33%) CCSP
5 2 (33.33%) CCNP
5 2 (33.33%) CCIP
5 2 (33.33%) CCNA
5 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) ISA Server
5 2 (33.33%) VRRP

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) SSL
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) VRRP
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) IT Support
1 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Server Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Server Support
1 1 (16.67%) Server Support Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Support Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Wintel Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 2 (33.33%) Server Building
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) MCP
2 5 (83.33%) MCSA
3 2 (33.33%) CCIP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCSP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) MCITP
3 2 (33.33%) VCP5
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (16.67%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (33.33%) ISA Server
3 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Intel