The table below looks at the statistics 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 113 107 101
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 24 26 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.99% 1.18% 2.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.08% 3.38% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 58
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,995 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +13.87%
MCSE
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
780 769 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 32.22% 35.00% 34.75%
Number of salaries quoted 556 643 897
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,830 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 September 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 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -1 23 £33,000 -26.66%
Huntingdon - 7 £47,500 - 1
Peterborough +10 6 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Ely - 6 £47,500 -
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 27 (62.79%) Microsoft
3 20 (46.51%) Windows
4 16 (37.21%) ITIL
4 16 (37.21%) Active Directory
5 14 (32.56%) VMware
6 13 (30.23%) MCP
6 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
6 13 (30.23%) MS Exchange
7 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
7 12 (27.91%) MCITP
8 11 (25.58%) SQL
8 11 (25.58%) CCNA
8 11 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (23.26%) ERP
9 10 (23.26%) MCSA
9 10 (23.26%) VLAN
9 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (20.93%) Degree
10 9 (20.93%) Migration
11 8 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
12 7 (16.28%) Windows XP
12 7 (16.28%) Cisco
13 6 (13.95%) MS Office
13 6 (13.95%) Linux
13 6 (13.95%) Citrix
13 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 13 (30.23%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.30%) Lync
3 3 (6.98%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.65%) IIS
5 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) VLAN
2 4 (9.30%) SAN
2 4 (9.30%) VoIP
2 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.30%) VPN
3 3 (6.98%) DNS
4 2 (4.65%) WAN
4 2 (4.65%) DHCP
4 2 (4.65%) LAN
5 1 (2.33%) NAS
5 1 (2.33%) Wireless
5 1 (2.33%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (9.30%) RDBMS
3 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.65%) DTS
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
1 3 (6.98%) Dutch Language
2 2 (4.65%) Electronics
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Team Leader
1 9 (20.93%) Support Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 7 (16.28%) Consultant
4 6 (13.95%) DBA
4 6 (13.95%) SQL DBA
5 5 (11.63%) Support Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Storage Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Service Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Server Support
7 2 (4.65%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 2 (4.65%) Server Support Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) IT Support
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (11.63%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.98%) Replication
3 3 (6.98%) Clustering
4 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Statistics
5 1 (2.33%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.33%) Firmware
5 1 (2.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) Windows
2 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
4 7 (16.28%) Windows XP
5 6 (13.95%) Linux
6 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (9.30%) UNIX
8 3 (6.98%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.33%) Debian
9 1 (2.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) ITIL
2 10 (23.26%) ERP
3 9 (20.93%) Migration
4 6 (13.95%) Database Security
5 4 (9.30%) Data Migration
5 4 (9.30%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (9.30%) Incident Management
5 4 (9.30%) Database Tuning
6 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.98%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.65%) ETL
7 2 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.65%) Line Management
8 1 (2.33%) Software Deployment
8 1 (2.33%) Data Security
8 1 (2.33%) Time Management
8 1 (2.33%) CRM
8 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
2 2 (4.65%) VB
2 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (30.23%) MCP
3 12 (27.91%) MCITP
4 11 (25.58%) CCNA
4 11 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (23.26%) MCSA
6 9 (20.93%) Degree
7 6 (13.95%) MCTS
8 4 (9.30%) A+ Certification
8 4 (9.30%) MOS
9 3 (6.98%) VCAP
9 3 (6.98%) VTSP
9 3 (6.98%) NCDA
9 3 (6.98%) NCIE
9 3 (6.98%) VCDX
9 3 (6.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
9 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
10 2 (4.65%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (37.21%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.95%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.98%) vSphere
5 2 (4.65%) XenApp
6 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (9.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (6.98%) SCCM
3 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (62.79%) Microsoft
2 14 (32.56%) VMware
3 7 (16.28%) Cisco
4 6 (13.95%) Citrix
5 5 (11.63%) HP
5 5 (11.63%) NetApp
6 4 (9.30%) CheckPoint
6 4 (9.30%) Symantec
6 4 (9.30%) Remedy
6 4 (9.30%) Apple
6 4 (9.30%) Nokia
7 3 (6.98%) Veeam
8 2 (4.65%) Dell
8 2 (4.65%) Oracle
9 1 (2.33%) Red Gate
9 1 (2.33%) IBM
9 1 (2.33%) Veritas
9 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: Up to £38k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago