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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 88 118 105
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -13
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 17 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.17% 0.40% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.96% 1.07% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 12
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £31,800 £21,825
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £41,600 £54,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
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
575 655 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.57% 37.30% 34.08%
Number of salaries quoted 474 492 493
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,079 £28,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,272 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
4 14 (51.85%) VMware
5 11 (40.74%) MCITP
6 10 (37.04%) MCSA
6 10 (37.04%) Citrix
7 8 (29.63%) SharePoint
7 8 (29.63%) SQL
8 7 (25.93%) ITIL
8 7 (25.93%) MCP
8 7 (25.93%) WAN
8 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (22.22%) Windows 8
9 6 (22.22%) MCDST
9 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
10 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
10 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (14.81%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (14.81%) LAN
11 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
11 4 (14.81%) SAN
11 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
11 4 (14.81%) VMware ESX
11 4 (14.81%) Finance
11 4 (14.81%) Legal

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 8 (29.63%) SharePoint
2 6 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
4 3 (11.11%) IIS
4 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (7.41%) Lync
6 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) WAN
2 4 (14.81%) SAN
2 4 (14.81%) LAN
3 3 (11.11%) MPLS
3 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (11.11%) VLAN
3 3 (11.11%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) DHCP
4 1 (3.70%) NAS
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
1 4 (14.81%) Legal
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) Graduate
3 5 (18.52%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Applications Specialist
4 4 (14.81%) Database Specialist
5 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Field Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Support
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Cloud Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Network Support
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) NHS
1 3 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (22.22%) Windows 8
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (14.81%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
3 4 (14.81%) Migration
3 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
4 3 (11.11%) Web Services Management
5 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.41%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (40.74%) MCITP
3 10 (37.04%) MCSA
4 7 (25.93%) MCP
5 6 (22.22%) MCDST
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (7.41%) CCNA
7 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (3.70%) CCNP
8 1 (3.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) VMware ESX
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) vSphere
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 14 (51.85%) VMware
3 10 (37.04%) Citrix
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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Posted: 21 days ago