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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 92 98 127
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +29
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 29 32 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.73% 1.49% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.44% 4.61% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 28 32 11
Median salary £44,000 £33,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +4.76%

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
653 694 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 38.94% 32.32% 35.18%
Number of salaries quoted 476 525 617
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

MCSE
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +11 13 £28,000 -37.77%
Huntingdon +14 10 £45,000 +12.50%
Peterborough - 5 £64,000 -
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing MCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 60 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (90.00%) Windows
3 53 (88.33%) Microsoft
4 38 (63.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 37 (61.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (61.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (55.00%) MCITP
7 32 (53.33%) Active Directory
8 28 (46.67%) Office 365
9 25 (41.67%) VMware
10 24 (40.00%) Windows Server
11 19 (31.67%) MS Exchange
12 18 (30.00%) MCSA
12 18 (30.00%) ITIL
13 17 (28.33%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (26.67%) Hyper-V
14 16 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
15 15 (25.00%) Presales
15 15 (25.00%) MS Excel
16 14 (23.33%) Skype for Business
17 12 (20.00%) SAN
18 11 (18.33%) Citrix
18 11 (18.33%) SQL Server
18 11 (18.33%) Customer Requirements
19 10 (16.67%) Data Centre
19 10 (16.67%) SharePoint
19 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
19 10 (16.67%) SCOM
20 9 (15.00%) SCCM
20 9 (15.00%) Degree

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (31.67%) MS Exchange
2 16 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (23.33%) Skype for Business
4 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (11.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (5.00%) IIS
6 3 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 38 (63.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (46.67%) Office 365
3 7 (11.67%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (10.00%) PaaS
4 6 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.00%) SAN
2 5 (8.33%) DHCP
2 5 (8.33%) DNS
3 4 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (5.00%) Firewall
4 3 (5.00%) LDAP
4 3 (5.00%) NetScaler
5 2 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (3.33%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (3.33%) Internet
5 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 14 (23.33%) Consultant
3 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Consultant
4 7 (11.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (11.67%) Azure Consultant
4 7 (11.67%) IT Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) IT Support
4 7 (11.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Office 365 Consultant
5 6 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Cloud Consultant
6 5 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 5 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.67%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.33%) Clustering
3 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 54 (90.00%) Windows
2 37 (61.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 37 (61.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (8.33%) Linux
6 4 (6.67%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.33%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.33%) Unix
8 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) ITIL
2 15 (25.00%) Presales
3 11 (18.33%) Customer Requirements
4 8 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 7 (11.67%) Project Management
5 7 (11.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 6 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
7 5 (8.33%) Regulatory Compliance
8 4 (6.67%) Business Development
9 3 (5.00%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.00%) ITIL V3
9 3 (5.00%) Line Management
10 2 (3.33%) Data Management
10 2 (3.33%) Data Protection
10 2 (3.33%) Network Management
10 2 (3.33%) Office Automation
10 2 (3.33%) Security Management
10 2 (3.33%) Statistics
11 1 (1.67%) Change Management
11 1 (1.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.00%) SQL
2 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.67%) C
3 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (55.00%) MCITP
3 18 (30.00%) MCSA
4 9 (15.00%) Degree
4 9 (15.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (13.33%) MCP
6 7 (11.67%) MCTS
7 6 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (6.67%) VCAP
9 4 (6.67%) VCDX
10 3 (5.00%) LPIC
10 3 (5.00%) MCDST
10 3 (5.00%) RHCE
10 3 (5.00%) RHCSA
11 2 (3.33%) A+ Certification
11 2 (3.33%) CCA
11 2 (3.33%) CCEA
11 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (3.33%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 17 (28.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (26.67%) Hyper-V
4 7 (11.67%) XenApp
4 7 (11.67%) XenDesktop
5 6 (10.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (5.00%) Terminal Services
6 3 (5.00%) VMware ESX
6 3 (5.00%) XenServer
7 2 (3.33%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) SCOM
2 9 (15.00%) SCCM
3 6 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (5.00%) Puppet
5 1 (1.67%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.67%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.67%) SCSM
5 1 (1.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 53 (88.33%) Microsoft
2 25 (41.67%) VMware
3 11 (18.33%) Citrix
4 8 (13.33%) HP
5 6 (10.00%) IBM
5 6 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 5 (8.33%) Cisco
7 3 (5.00%) AppSense
7 3 (5.00%) Pegasus
7 3 (5.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.00%) Veeam
8 2 (3.33%) SAP
9 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.67%) WatchGuard