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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 104 119 112
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 30 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.44% 0.62% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.47% 1.78% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 15
Average salary £26,000 £27,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £36,300 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
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
671 785 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 32.15% 34.77% 36.11%
Number of salaries quoted 499 588 604
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,843 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 8 £52,500 +94.44% 2
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 42 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (95.24%) Windows
3 34 (80.95%) Active Directory
4 33 (78.57%) Microsoft
5 32 (76.19%) VMware
6 29 (69.05%) Citrix
7 24 (57.14%) MCSA
7 24 (57.14%) SQL Server
8 22 (52.38%) SharePoint
8 22 (52.38%) MCDST
8 22 (52.38%) MCITP
8 22 (52.38%) Office 365
8 22 (52.38%) Windows 8
8 22 (52.38%) SharePoint 2013
9 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (26.19%) IIS
12 10 (23.81%) Windows Server
13 9 (21.43%) MS Exchange
14 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
14 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (19.05%) vSphere
15 7 (16.67%) VPN
16 6 (14.29%) HTTPS
16 6 (14.29%) SSL
16 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
16 6 (14.29%) Service Delivery
16 6 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
16 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
16 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 22 (52.38%) SharePoint
1 22 (52.38%) SharePoint 2013
2 11 (26.19%) IIS
3 9 (21.43%) MS Exchange
4 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.76%) Lync
6 1 (2.38%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (52.38%) Office 365
2 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 7 (16.67%) VPN
3 6 (14.29%) HTTPS
3 6 (14.29%) SSL
4 2 (4.76%) LAN
4 2 (4.76%) WAN
5 1 (2.38%) DHCP
5 1 (2.38%) DNS
5 1 (2.38%) Firewall
5 1 (2.38%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
1 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Support Engineer
2 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Engineer
3 12 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 12 (28.57%) Administrator
4 11 (26.19%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 11 (26.19%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 11 (26.19%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (26.19%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 11 (26.19%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (19.05%) IT Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Windows Administrator
6 5 (11.90%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 4 (9.52%) Trainee
8 3 (7.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 3 (7.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Graduate
8 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Clustering
2 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 40 (95.24%) Windows
2 22 (52.38%) Windows 8
3 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (23.81%) Windows Server
6 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.14%) Linux
8 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (14.29%) Service Delivery
1 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 5 (11.90%) Performance Optimisation
3 4 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.38%) ERP
5 1 (2.38%) High Availability
5 1 (2.38%) Information Governance
5 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (2.38%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (57.14%) MCSA
3 22 (52.38%) MCDST
3 22 (52.38%) MCITP
4 5 (11.90%) HNC
5 3 (7.14%) Degree
6 2 (4.76%) CCA
6 2 (4.76%) CCNA
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.38%) MCDBA
7 1 (2.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.05%) vSphere
3 5 (11.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.90%) XenApp
3 5 (11.90%) XenServer
4 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.38%) KVM
6 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 32 (76.19%) VMware
3 29 (69.05%) Citrix
4 2 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (2.38%) Apple
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco
5 1 (2.38%) Epicor
5 1 (2.38%) Lotus
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + CAR allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
MillsHill
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago