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

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 101 84 107
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +23
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 3 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.24% 1.45% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.65% 3.68% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 19
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
464 543 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.85% 39.46% 38.57%
Number of salaries quoted 352 464 497
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) Windows
4 7 (63.64%) VMware
5 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
6 5 (45.45%) vSphere
6 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
6 5 (45.45%) VPN
7 4 (36.36%) WAN
7 4 (36.36%) LAN
7 4 (36.36%) SQL
7 4 (36.36%) Firewall
7 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (27.27%) VLAN
8 3 (27.27%) Terminal Services
8 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 3 (27.27%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (27.27%) Finance
8 3 (27.27%) CCNA
8 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
8 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 3 (27.27%) Performance Optimisation
9 2 (18.18%) IIS
9 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
9 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
9 2 (18.18%) SSL

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 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) Confluence
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) VPN
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) LAN
2 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 3 (27.27%) VLAN
4 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
4 2 (18.18%) NAS
4 2 (18.18%) SAN
4 2 (18.18%) SSL
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Administrator
1 7 (63.64%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) IT Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) IT Systems Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Storage Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Storage Systems Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 1 (9.09%) CentOS
6 1 (9.09%) Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 3 (27.27%) Performance Optimisation
1 3 (27.27%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Server Building
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) CCNA
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CCA
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (9.09%) MCP
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) vSphere
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) Terminal Services
5 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 1 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) 3PAR
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Veeam
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