The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 91 98 101
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 10 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.89% 0.57% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.92% 1.69% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 10
Median salary £27,500 £38,750 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.03% +43.51%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
520 472 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 46.47% 33.52% 38.96%
Number of salaries quoted 431 343 444
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

MCSE
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Cambridge

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (89.47%) Windows
3 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
3 15 (78.95%) Windows Server
4 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (57.89%) VMware
7 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (47.37%) Degree
8 9 (47.37%) ITIL
8 9 (47.37%) MS Exchange
9 8 (42.11%) SAN
9 8 (42.11%) MCITP
9 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
11 6 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (31.58%) SCCM
11 6 (31.58%) HP
11 6 (31.58%) IBM
11 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
11 6 (31.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
11 6 (31.58%) Server Virtualisation
11 6 (31.58%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (31.58%) Virtual Desktop
11 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (31.58%) SolarWinds
11 6 (31.58%) SolarWinds Orion

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 9 (47.37%) MS Exchange
2 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (31.58%) Office 365
2 6 (31.58%) PaaS
2 6 (31.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Support Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) IT Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) IT Support
2 7 (36.84%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) IT Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Support
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Windows Server
3 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.53%) Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
5 2 (10.53%) Unix
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
3 6 (31.58%) Server Virtualisation
4 5 (26.32%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (10.53%) Data Management
5 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
5 2 (10.53%) Network Management
5 2 (10.53%) Office Automation
5 2 (10.53%) Security Management
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (47.37%) Degree
3 8 (42.11%) MCITP
4 6 (31.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 6 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (26.32%) MCSA
6 3 (15.79%) MCP
7 2 (10.53%) CCA
7 2 (10.53%) CCEA
7 2 (10.53%) CCNA
7 2 (10.53%) CCNP
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (10.53%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (10.53%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (31.58%) Virtual Desktop
3 6 (31.58%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (31.58%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Server
4 2 (10.53%) XenApp
4 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) SCCM
1 6 (31.58%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) HP
3 6 (31.58%) IBM
3 6 (31.58%) SolarWinds
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix
5 2 (10.53%) SAP
5 2 (10.53%) Veeam
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £28k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago