The first table below looks at the demand for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bracknell region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 63 44 32
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -12
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 10 27 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.93% 5.66% 7.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.97% 10.47% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 34
Average salary £37,500 £30,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.95% -19.73%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
252 258 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 48.74% 54.09% 36.62%
Number of salaries quoted 102 137 116
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,150 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSE
Berkshire

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

MCSE
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Bracknell

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (73.33%) DNS
3 11 (73.33%) Firewall
4 8 (53.33%) VMware
4 8 (53.33%) Windows
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco
5 7 (46.67%) CCNA
5 7 (46.67%) DHCP
5 7 (46.67%) VMware ESX
5 7 (46.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (40.00%) Time Management
6 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
6 6 (40.00%) Network+ Certification
6 6 (40.00%) Degree
6 6 (40.00%) German Language
6 6 (40.00%) Citrix
6 6 (40.00%) Internet
6 6 (40.00%) Validation
6 6 (40.00%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (40.00%) ITSM
6 6 (40.00%) Security Management
6 6 (40.00%) Service Management
6 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (40.00%) RDBMS
6 6 (40.00%) MCSA

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) Lotus Domino
2 4 (26.67%) GroupWise
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.67%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) PowerPivot
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (26.67%) Google Apps
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) DNS
1 11 (73.33%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) DHCP
3 6 (40.00%) Internet
3 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (26.67%) IMAP
4 4 (26.67%) LDAP
4 4 (26.67%) POP3
4 4 (26.67%) SMTP
4 4 (26.67%) Kerberos
4 4 (26.67%) DMZ
5 1 (6.67%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) LAN
5 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 6 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) QlikView
General
1 6 (40.00%) German Language
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) French Language
3 1 (6.67%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Technical Support
1 6 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Cloud Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Messaging Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
1 4 (26.67%) Servlets
1 4 (26.67%) XML
1 4 (26.67%) XSLT
1 4 (26.67%) Flash
1 4 (26.67%) XHTML
1 4 (26.67%) J2EE
1 4 (26.67%) CGI
1 4 (26.67%) MAPI
1 4 (26.67%) Ajax
1 4 (26.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) PMI
2 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Time Management
1 6 (40.00%) Validation
1 6 (40.00%) ITSM
1 6 (40.00%) Security Management
1 6 (40.00%) Service Management
2 4 (26.67%) Email Migration
2 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (26.67%) Identity Management
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (46.67%) CCNA
2 7 (46.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (40.00%) Network+ Certification
3 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 6 (40.00%) MCSA
3 6 (40.00%) MCDBA
3 6 (40.00%) MCP
4 5 (33.33%) MCITP
5 4 (26.67%) PMI Certification
6 2 (13.33%) MCSD
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) VMware ESX
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (40.00%) VMware Workstation
2 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco
4 6 (40.00%) Citrix
5 4 (26.67%) Google
5 4 (26.67%) Novell
5 4 (26.67%) Lotus
6 3 (20.00%) Postini
7 2 (13.33%) HP
8 1 (6.67%) Kaseya