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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 95 96 101
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 7 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.60% 0.89% 1.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.63% 2.36% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 23
Median salary £46,000 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.53% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.59% +2.66%
MCSE
Cambridgeshire

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
429 551 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.64% 37.90% 37.15%
Number of salaries quoted 310 491 458
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £39,130
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +6.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,164 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 26 September 2016.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
4 9 (75.00%) VMware
5 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
6 7 (58.33%) ITIL
6 7 (58.33%) SAN
6 7 (58.33%) Degree
7 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (50.00%) HP
7 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (41.67%) Regulatory Compliance
8 5 (41.67%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (41.67%) SaaS
8 5 (41.67%) PaaS
8 5 (41.67%) SolarWinds
8 5 (41.67%) SolarWinds Orion
8 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (41.67%) Server Virtualisation
8 5 (41.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (41.67%) Data Centre

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 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (41.67%) PaaS
1 5 (41.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) NAS
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) VLAN
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Administrator
1 3 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Storage Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Storage Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Technician
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Regulatory Compliance
2 5 (41.67%) Server Virtualisation
2 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 3 (25.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 2 (16.67%) Data Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (16.67%) Office Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Security Management
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (58.33%) Degree
3 6 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (41.67%) MCITP
5 2 (16.67%) MCP
6 1 (8.33%) CCA
6 1 (8.33%) CCNA
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (8.33%) MCSA
6 1 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 6 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (41.67%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (16.67%) vSphere
6 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) SCCM
1 5 (41.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (41.67%) IBM
4 5 (41.67%) SolarWinds
5 2 (16.67%) NetApp
6 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
6 1 (8.33%) Veeam
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