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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 79 66 67
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 6 26 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.62% 2.56% 2.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.56% 11.30% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 25 26
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
234 230 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.32% 22.68% 24.98%
Number of salaries quoted 209 204 248
Average salary £42,500 £38,250 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,470 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 19 December 2014. 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 -6 4 £45,000 +9.09% 2
Luton +5 1 £37,500 -25.00%
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 35 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (88.57%) VMware
3 28 (80.00%) Windows
3 28 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (54.29%) SAN
5 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (51.43%) Citrix
7 17 (48.57%) vSphere
8 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
8 16 (45.71%) VPN
8 16 (45.71%) DNS
9 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
10 14 (40.00%) MS Excel
10 14 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 14 (40.00%) MS Exchange
11 13 (37.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 13 (37.14%) Lotus Domino
11 13 (37.14%) Firewall
11 13 (37.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
11 13 (37.14%) Lotus
11 13 (37.14%) McAfee
11 13 (37.14%) LAN
11 13 (37.14%) Android
11 13 (37.14%) Windows Phone 8
11 13 (37.14%) Windows Phone
11 13 (37.14%) WAN
11 13 (37.14%) DHCP
12 12 (34.29%) MCSA

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 14 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (37.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 13 (37.14%) Lotus Domino
3 10 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (20.00%) IIS
5 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
7 3 (8.57%) IBM Notes
7 3 (8.57%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (8.57%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (8.57%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (31.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (54.29%) SAN
2 16 (45.71%) VPN
2 16 (45.71%) DNS
3 13 (37.14%) WAN
3 13 (37.14%) DHCP
3 13 (37.14%) LAN
3 13 (37.14%) Firewall
4 10 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (11.43%) NAS
6 3 (8.57%) VLAN
6 3 (8.57%) Network Security
6 3 (8.57%) VoIP
6 3 (8.57%) Internet
6 3 (8.57%) HTTP
6 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
6 3 (8.57%) HTTPS
6 3 (8.57%) SSL
7 1 (2.86%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Administrator
2 10 (28.57%) Network Support
3 8 (22.86%) Consultant
4 7 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (20.00%) Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) Network Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) Support Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) Network Support Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) DBA
6 4 (11.43%) Systems Support
6 4 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (11.43%) Network Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Network Administrator
6 4 (11.43%) SQL DBA
7 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Storage Consultant
7 3 (8.57%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (8.57%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Blackberry
1 10 (28.57%) SecurID
2 4 (11.43%) Replication
2 4 (11.43%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) LIMS
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (80.00%) Windows
1 28 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (37.14%) Android
3 13 (37.14%) Windows Phone 8
3 13 (37.14%) Windows Phone
4 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (28.57%) VMS
6 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
7 3 (8.57%) Windows Vista
7 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) ITIL
1 10 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
2 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
2 4 (11.43%) Refactoring
2 4 (11.43%) Dimensional Modelling
2 4 (11.43%) Kimball Methodology
2 4 (11.43%) Database Security
2 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (8.57%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (8.57%) Change Control
3 3 (8.57%) Migration
3 3 (8.57%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.86%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (34.29%) MCSA
4 11 (31.43%) MCITP
4 11 (31.43%) MCP
5 10 (28.57%) MCTS
6 7 (20.00%) VCP5
7 3 (8.57%) VCDX
7 3 (8.57%) NCDA
7 3 (8.57%) NCIE
7 3 (8.57%) VCAP
7 3 (8.57%) VTSP
7 3 (8.57%) CCSP
7 3 (8.57%) CCNP
7 3 (8.57%) CCIP
7 3 (8.57%) CCNA
7 3 (8.57%) CCA
7 3 (8.57%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (48.57%) vSphere
3 13 (37.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
4 10 (28.57%) XenApp
5 7 (20.00%) VMware ESX
6 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
6 3 (8.57%) Terminal Services
6 3 (8.57%) ISA Server
6 3 (8.57%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (8.57%) UAG
7 1 (2.86%) Firmware
7 1 (2.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) Backup Exec
1 10 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 31 (88.57%) VMware
2 18 (51.43%) Citrix
3 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
4 13 (37.14%) Lotus
4 13 (37.14%) McAfee
5 10 (28.57%) Clearswift
5 10 (28.57%) Symantec
6 7 (20.00%) Intel
7 6 (17.14%) Cisco
8 3 (8.57%) HP
8 3 (8.57%) NetApp
8 3 (8.57%) Veeam
9 1 (2.86%) IBM
Bedfordshire
Harris Global
Salary: £45,000 per annum £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Required IT
Salary: £45k + car allowance + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago