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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 87 72 65
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 4 19 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.43% 1.65% 3.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.01% 7.06% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 48
Median salary £30,250 £45,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.77% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,050 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
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
199 269 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.56% 23.41% 28.63%
Number of salaries quoted 162 214 336
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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
Bedford 0 2 £28,500 -39.03%
Luton -4 2 £36,500 +11.45%
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 37 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (78.38%) Microsoft
3 28 (75.68%) Windows
3 28 (75.68%) Windows Server
4 24 (64.86%) VMware
5 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
6 17 (45.95%) Intel
7 16 (43.24%) MCP
7 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (37.84%) MS Office
8 14 (37.84%) MS Exchange
9 13 (35.14%) MCSA
9 13 (35.14%) VMware ESX
9 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (29.73%) VCP5
11 11 (29.73%) VCAP
11 11 (29.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (27.03%) Mentoring
12 10 (27.03%) vSphere
12 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
13 9 (24.32%) SharePoint
13 9 (24.32%) ITIL
13 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
13 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (24.32%) SharePoint Server
14 8 (21.62%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (18.92%) Intranet
15 7 (18.92%) Citrix

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 14 (37.84%) MS Exchange
2 9 (24.32%) SharePoint
2 9 (24.32%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (18.92%) Skype for Business
4 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (5.41%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (37.84%) MS Office
2 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (18.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) Intranet
2 3 (8.11%) DNS
2 3 (8.11%) VPN
3 2 (5.41%) Firewall
3 2 (5.41%) SAN
3 2 (5.41%) SSL
3 2 (5.41%) VLAN
3 2 (5.41%) VRRP
3 2 (5.41%) Wireless
4 1 (2.70%) DHCP
4 1 (2.70%) LAN
4 1 (2.70%) Network Security
4 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.70%) Automotive
1 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Consultant
2 7 (18.92%) Azure Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Cloud Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Office 365 Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Technical Leader
4 5 (13.51%) Wintel Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) IT Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Server Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Server Support
5 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) VMware Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (5.41%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Services Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Private Cloud
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) Windows
1 28 (75.68%) Windows Server
2 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.41%) Linux
5 2 (5.41%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Mentoring
2 9 (24.32%) ITIL
3 8 (21.62%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (16.22%) Presales
5 4 (10.81%) Server Building
6 3 (8.11%) Project Management
7 2 (5.41%) High Availability
7 2 (5.41%) ITIL V3
7 2 (5.41%) Software Deployment
7 2 (5.41%) Time Management
8 1 (2.70%) Coaching
8 1 (2.70%) Data Management
8 1 (2.70%) Information Security
8 1 (2.70%) People Management
8 1 (2.70%) Security Architecture
8 1 (2.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (43.24%) MCP
3 13 (35.14%) MCSA
4 11 (29.73%) VCAP
4 11 (29.73%) VCP5
4 11 (29.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (18.92%) MCITP
6 4 (10.81%) Degree
7 3 (8.11%) CCNA
7 3 (8.11%) CCNP
7 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (8.11%) MCTS
8 2 (5.41%) CCA
8 2 (5.41%) CCIP
8 2 (5.41%) CCSP
8 2 (5.41%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (5.41%) DBS Check
9 1 (2.70%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) ISO27002
System Software
1 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
2 13 (35.14%) VMware ESX
3 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (27.03%) vSphere
5 7 (18.92%) XenApp
6 4 (10.81%) Terminal Services
7 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
7 2 (5.41%) ISA Server
8 1 (2.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (78.38%) Microsoft
2 24 (64.86%) VMware
3 17 (45.95%) Intel
4 7 (18.92%) Citrix
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco
6 2 (5.41%) Dell
6 2 (5.41%) Draytek
6 2 (5.41%) HP
6 2 (5.41%) NETGEAR
6 2 (5.41%) ProCurve
6 2 (5.41%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.70%) IBM