The first table below looks at the demand for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 121 129 120
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 27 22 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.07% 0.79% 1.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.04% 2.29% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 37
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,250 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £55,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,917 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.19% +2.54%
Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
887 960 1218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 35.05% 34.46% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 705 801 963
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MCSE Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

MCSE
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +8 14 £40,000 +50.94% 3
Peterborough +7 10 £34,500 -1.42% 1
Huntingdon +5 1 £35,000 -
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 43 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (83.72%) Microsoft
3 27 (62.79%) Windows
4 20 (46.51%) ITIL
4 20 (46.51%) VMware
5 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
5 17 (39.53%) MS Exchange
6 15 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (32.56%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (27.91%) CCNA
8 12 (27.91%) Active Directory
9 11 (25.58%) Citrix
9 11 (25.58%) Cisco
9 11 (25.58%) MCP
10 10 (23.26%) SQL
10 10 (23.26%) SLA
10 10 (23.26%) SharePoint
10 10 (23.26%) Degree
11 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (20.93%) LAN
11 9 (20.93%) MCSA
12 8 (18.60%) VPN
12 8 (18.60%) SAN
12 8 (18.60%) Internet
12 8 (18.60%) MCITP
12 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (18.60%) IP Telephony
12 8 (18.60%) Firewall
12 8 (18.60%) Database Security
13 6 (13.95%) IIS

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 17 (39.53%) MS Exchange
2 10 (23.26%) SharePoint
3 6 (13.95%) IIS
3 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (11.63%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (11.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (9.30%) Lync
5 4 (9.30%) Office Communications Server
5 4 (9.30%) JOnAS
6 3 (6.98%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) LAN
2 8 (18.60%) VPN
2 8 (18.60%) SAN
2 8 (18.60%) Internet
2 8 (18.60%) IP Telephony
2 8 (18.60%) Firewall
3 2 (4.65%) WAN
3 2 (4.65%) Unified Communications
3 2 (4.65%) Wireless
4 1 (2.33%) NAS
4 1 (2.33%) DHCP
4 1 (2.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (11.63%) RDBMS
4 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
5 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (6.98%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (6.98%) DTS
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (6.98%) Dutch Language
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Support Engineer
1 12 (27.91%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (18.60%) DBA
2 8 (18.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) SQL DBA
3 7 (16.28%) Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Administrator
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Server Support Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Server Support
5 3 (6.98%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) IT Support
6 2 (4.65%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Administrator
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.33%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.30%) Clustering
3 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.65%) Firmware
5 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.33%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.33%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (62.79%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.30%) Linux
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) ITIL
2 8 (18.60%) Database Security
3 6 (13.95%) Migration
4 5 (11.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (11.63%) Database Tuning
4 5 (11.63%) Data Migration
4 5 (11.63%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (9.30%) ETL
6 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.98%) Project Management
7 2 (4.65%) Quality Management
7 2 (4.65%) Change Control
8 1 (2.33%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (2.33%) Software Deployment
8 1 (2.33%) Business Process Improvement
8 1 (2.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
2 3 (6.98%) VB
3 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (32.56%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (27.91%) CCNA
4 11 (25.58%) MCP
5 10 (23.26%) Degree
6 9 (20.93%) MCSA
7 8 (18.60%) MCITP
8 5 (11.63%) MCDST
9 3 (6.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (6.98%) HP AIS
9 3 (6.98%) HP ASE
9 3 (6.98%) MCDBA
9 3 (6.98%) CCNP
10 2 (4.65%) CCDA
10 2 (4.65%) CCDP
11 1 (2.33%) MCTS
11 1 (2.33%) VCAP
11 1 (2.33%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) SLA
2 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (27.91%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.65%) XenApp
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.33%) XenServer
5 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) SCCM
2 4 (9.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (83.72%) Microsoft
2 20 (46.51%) VMware
3 11 (25.58%) Citrix
3 11 (25.58%) Cisco
4 5 (11.63%) SolarWinds
4 5 (11.63%) Nimsoft
4 5 (11.63%) CA
5 4 (9.30%) HP
6 3 (6.98%) Oracle
7 1 (2.33%) Veeam
7 1 (2.33%) IBM
7 1 (2.33%) Dell
7 1 (2.33%) EMC
7 1 (2.33%) NetApp
7 1 (2.33%) Apple
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