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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 124 113 120
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 19 27 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.78% 1.13% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.37% 3.31% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 21
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
803 816 1024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 32.78% 34.27% 37.35%
Number of salaries quoted 602 668 897
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,575 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -5 14 £33,500 -25.55% 4
Peterborough +1 7 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Ely - 4 £47,500 -
Huntingdon - 4 £47,500 - 1
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 44 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (70.45%) Microsoft
3 18 (40.91%) Windows
4 17 (38.64%) SQL Server
4 17 (38.64%) ITIL
5 15 (34.09%) MS Exchange
5 15 (34.09%) CCNA
5 15 (34.09%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (31.82%) VMware
6 14 (31.82%) Degree
7 13 (29.55%) Active Directory
8 12 (27.27%) MCITP
9 11 (25.00%) SQL
10 10 (22.73%) MCP
11 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (20.45%) Migration
11 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (20.45%) Database Security
12 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
13 7 (15.91%) ERP
13 7 (15.91%) Cisco
13 7 (15.91%) Citrix
13 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
14 6 (13.64%) Data Migration
14 6 (13.64%) Data Cleansing
14 6 (13.64%) VLAN
14 6 (13.64%) SCCM
14 6 (13.64%) Database Tuning

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 15 (34.09%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (11.36%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (11.36%) Lync
3 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.82%) JOnAS
4 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (6.82%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (6.82%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (4.55%) IIS
6 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) VLAN
1 6 (13.64%) SAN
1 6 (13.64%) LAN
2 5 (11.36%) VPN
3 4 (9.09%) Internet
3 4 (9.09%) Firewall
3 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.09%) IP Telephony
4 2 (4.55%) WAN
4 2 (4.55%) DNS
5 1 (2.27%) NAS
5 1 (2.27%) DHCP
5 1 (2.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (38.64%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.64%) RDBMS
3 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
4 4 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (6.82%) DTS
5 3 (6.82%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (6.82%) Dutch Language
2 2 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) DBA
1 9 (20.45%) Support Engineer
1 9 (20.45%) SQL DBA
2 7 (15.91%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (15.91%) Analyst
2 7 (15.91%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 7 (15.91%) Team Leader
3 6 (13.64%) Administrator
4 4 (9.09%) Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Server Support
6 2 (4.55%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Server Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Server Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Storage Consultant
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Clustering
2 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.55%) Replication
4 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.27%) Statistics
4 1 (2.27%) Firmware
4 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.91%) Windows
2 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 4 (9.09%) Linux
4 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) ITIL
2 9 (20.45%) Migration
2 9 (20.45%) Database Security
3 7 (15.91%) ERP
4 6 (13.64%) Data Migration
4 6 (13.64%) Data Cleansing
4 6 (13.64%) Database Tuning
5 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (9.09%) ETL
5 4 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.55%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.27%) Software Deployment
7 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.27%) Data Security
7 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
2 3 (6.82%) VB
3 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (34.09%) CCNA
2 15 (34.09%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (31.82%) Degree
4 12 (27.27%) MCITP
5 10 (22.73%) MCP
6 6 (13.64%) MCSA
7 4 (9.09%) MCTS
8 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
8 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
8 3 (6.82%) MCDBA
9 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (4.55%) VCAP
9 2 (4.55%) VTSP
9 2 (4.55%) NCDA
9 2 (4.55%) NCIE
9 2 (4.55%) VCDX
10 1 (2.27%) MOS
10 1 (2.27%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (29.55%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.55%) XenApp
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.27%) vSphere
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) SCCM
2 3 (6.82%) SCOM
3 1 (2.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.27%) WSUS
3 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 31 (70.45%) Microsoft
2 14 (31.82%) VMware
3 7 (15.91%) Cisco
3 7 (15.91%) Citrix
4 4 (9.09%) HP
5 3 (6.82%) Oracle
5 3 (6.82%) NetApp
6 2 (4.55%) Dell
6 2 (4.55%) Veeam
7 1 (2.27%) Red Gate
7 1 (2.27%) IBM
7 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.27%) Nokia
7 1 (2.27%) Veritas
7 1 (2.27%) Apple
7 1 (2.27%) Symantec
7 1 (2.27%) Remedy
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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