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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 83 71 60
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 4 29 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.45% 2.61% 4.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.12% 9.35% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 25 47
Median salary £43,750 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £36,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £63,800 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
189 310 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.14% 27.90% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 167 264 290
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 June 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

MCSE
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +9 2 £43,750 -2.77%
Bedford -6 1 £22,000 -60.00%
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server
3 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
4 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
5 9 (64.29%) VMware
6 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (50.00%) MCP
8 6 (42.86%) MS Office
8 6 (42.86%) ITIL
8 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
8 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (42.86%) MCITP
8 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (35.71%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (35.71%) MCSA
9 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
9 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
10 4 (28.57%) Cisco
10 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
11 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
11 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
11 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (21.43%) Office 365
11 3 (21.43%) Private Cloud
11 3 (21.43%) CCNA
11 3 (21.43%) Project Management

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
2 5 (35.71%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
4 2 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
2 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
1 3 (21.43%) Intranet
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
1 3 (21.43%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) SSL
2 2 (14.29%) VLAN
2 2 (14.29%) VRRP
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Automotive
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Azure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Office 365 Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Server Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Server Support
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server Support
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Private Cloud
2 2 (14.29%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (7.14%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
1 13 (92.86%) Windows Server
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) High Availability
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
4 1 (7.14%) Application Packaging
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (50.00%) MCP
3 6 (42.86%) MCITP
4 5 (35.71%) MCSA
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (21.43%) CCNA
6 3 (21.43%) CCNP
7 2 (14.29%) CCA
7 2 (14.29%) CCIP
7 2 (14.29%) CCSP
7 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (14.29%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) MCTS
7 2 (14.29%) VCP5
8 1 (7.14%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) ISO27002
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
4 2 (14.29%) ISA Server
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
4 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) AppSense
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Intel Security