The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 56 52 82
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +30
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 41 44 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.02% 3.78% 1.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.73% 12.19% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 38 42 8
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -21.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £25,000 £34,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MCSE
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
322 361 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.57% 31.01% 20.85%
Number of salaries quoted 278 311 193
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £61,750 £61,817
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

MCSE
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -3 22 £55,000 +69.23%
Luton +8 11 £45,000 -28.00%
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 63 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 53 (84.13%) Windows
4 49 (77.78%) VMware
5 41 (65.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 39 (61.90%) Active Directory
6 39 (61.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 38 (60.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 37 (58.73%) Citrix
8 37 (58.73%) MCSA
9 35 (55.56%) Intel
10 34 (53.97%) SQL Server
11 32 (50.79%) ITIL
11 32 (50.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 31 (49.21%) VMware ESX
13 30 (47.62%) MS Exchange
14 29 (46.03%) MCP
15 27 (42.86%) vSphere
15 27 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
16 26 (41.27%) Exchange Server 2003
17 25 (39.68%) XenApp
18 23 (36.51%) Exchange Server 2010
18 23 (36.51%) VCP5
18 23 (36.51%) Exchange Server 2007
19 21 (33.33%) Server Building
20 20 (31.75%) Disaster Recovery
21 16 (25.40%) SAN
21 16 (25.40%) SQL
22 15 (23.81%) MS Excel
23 13 (20.63%) CCNA

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 30 (47.62%) MS Exchange
2 26 (41.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 23 (36.51%) Exchange Server 2007
3 23 (36.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (12.70%) SharePoint
5 6 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.17%) Lync
7 1 (1.59%) IIS
7 1 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 8 (12.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.40%) SAN
2 12 (19.05%) Firewall
3 11 (17.46%) Network Security
4 9 (14.29%) iSCSI
5 8 (12.70%) TCP/IP
6 7 (11.11%) DNS
6 7 (11.11%) DHCP
7 6 (9.52%) WAN
8 5 (7.94%) LAN
9 1 (1.59%) Wireless
9 1 (1.59%) BIG-IP
9 1 (1.59%) MPLS
9 1 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (53.97%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (9.52%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.59%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
General
1 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.59%) Legal
2 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (23.81%) Consultant
2 10 (15.87%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 9 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 6 (9.52%) DBA
4 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Windows Support Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (6.35%) Technical Leader
6 4 (6.35%) Administrator
7 3 (4.76%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (4.76%) SQL DBA
8 2 (3.17%) Technical Services Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Technical Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Service Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.17%) Architect
8 2 (3.17%) Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) AWS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) Web Services
1 1 (1.59%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Clustering
2 4 (6.35%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.59%) Statistics
4 1 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.59%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 53 (84.13%) Windows
2 41 (65.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 32 (50.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (9.52%) Linux
6 3 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.79%) ITIL
2 21 (33.33%) Server Building
3 20 (31.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (12.70%) Service Delivery
5 7 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 6 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (9.52%) High Availability
6 6 (9.52%) Migration
6 6 (9.52%) Performance Management
7 5 (7.94%) ERP
8 4 (6.35%) BCP
8 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.76%) Supplier Management
10 2 (3.17%) Business Analysis
10 2 (3.17%) Time Management
10 2 (3.17%) Coaching
11 1 (1.59%) People Management
11 1 (1.59%) Patch Management
11 1 (1.59%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.40%) SQL
2 6 (9.52%) VB
3 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 63 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (61.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 37 (58.73%) MCSA
4 29 (46.03%) MCP
5 23 (36.51%) VCP5
6 13 (20.63%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (20.63%) CCNA
7 10 (15.87%) CCA
7 10 (15.87%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (11.11%) VCAP
8 7 (11.11%) Degree
9 3 (4.76%) MCTS
10 2 (3.17%) VCP4
11 1 (1.59%) MCITP
11 1 (1.59%) CCNP
11 1 (1.59%) A+ Certification
11 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.59%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
1 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (61.90%) Active Directory
2 38 (60.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (49.21%) VMware ESX
4 27 (42.86%) vSphere
5 25 (39.68%) XenApp
6 10 (15.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 7 (11.11%) Terminal Services
8 4 (6.35%) Terminal Server
9 3 (4.76%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 54 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 49 (77.78%) VMware
3 37 (58.73%) Citrix
4 35 (55.56%) Intel
5 8 (12.70%) Cisco
5 8 (12.70%) Oracle
6 5 (7.94%) SAP
7 3 (4.76%) Juniper
7 3 (4.76%) Websense
8 2 (3.17%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.59%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.59%) Draytek
9 1 (1.59%) NETGEAR
9 1 (1.59%) FalconStor
9 1 (1.59%) F5
9 1 (1.59%) CA
9 1 (1.59%) CommVault
9 1 (1.59%) HP
9 1 (1.59%) Dell
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Flint IT Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago